flyingtheskies: 31262: http://www.skyandspacetravel.com/included_sky.html Would you like to fly up to the edge of space in a Mig-29? It’ll only cost you around $15.000 for 25 minutes (the lowest amo...

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Good morning!  The ocean as a mirror for the sun.  It really makes these clouds look three dimensional.April 18, 2015.Credit: NASA Astronaut Terry Virts’ Twitter Account

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August 5, 2013

flyingtheskies: nemoi: This Hornet has the international distress frequency 121.50 on the fuel tank (via Jerry Gunner) srsly, i thought that cross roundel on the tail was the logo for UN Spacy and the STBY on SPCY

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April 3, 2017
July 18, 2011 By: Stulberg

With the sun winter sun out, this Swiss International A330’s white paint looks very bright! On approach to Zurich!

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reblog: djgagnon: #aviation #Reims #France Rheims, France ‘One of the first aerial photographs shows spare wheel lashed to front skid of aircraft; Rheims, France is below. Occasion was the world’s first air races held on the nearby Betheny Plain in August, 1909.’ from: Command the Horizon - A Pictorial History of Aviation; Shamburger and Christy; 1968; AS Barnes and Co, Cranbury, NJ.

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rwyrwy: ANA Boeing 787-881 Dreamliner JA802A Special Color Tokyo Haneda/HND/RJTT http://flic.kr/p/dGmUpi

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July 31, 2011 By: Icenews
December 23, 2017 fireinhorizon:Su-35 Flanker

Gorgeous photograph of New Caledonia taken in 2014 by cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev while he was on the ISS for Expedition 40. Source: Cosmonaut Oleg Artemyev

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RADARSAT data support the observation of melting glaciersThrough its participation in the Polar Space Task Group, the Canadian Space Agency provided RADARSAT-1 and 2 data of the Greenland and Antarctica polar ice caps. These data were used in a study conducted by the University of California at Irvine on the melting of the Greenland glacier and the impact on sea levels. Click here to read the full article Photo: NASA/USGS Credit : Canadian Space Agency’s Facebook Account

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June 18, 2014

A giant filament on the Sun shown in different wavelengths of light as captured by NASAs Solar Dynamics Observatory on August 31, 2012 js

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takeoff-point: Somewhere over the Atlantic Boeing - 787-8 Dreamliner British Airways (G-ZBJD) Full size: http://spotters.net.ua/file/?id=95595&size=large

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From Japanese Astronaut and ISS Commander Koichi Wakata: "We are enjoying the great view of the Patagonian glaciers over the last several days.“ Credit: Koichi Wakata/JAXA

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March 30, 2012 Cargo
August 3, 2015

A spectacular landscape of star formation This image, captured by the Wide Field Imager at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile, shows two dramatic star formation regions in the southern Milky Way. The first is of these, on the left, is dominated by the star cluster NGC 3603, located 20 000 light-years away, in the Carina–Sagittarius spiral arm of the Milky Way galaxy. The second object, on the right, is a collection of glowing gas clouds known as NGC 3576 that lies only about half as far from E...

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An EA-18G Growler (BuNo 166856) of test and evaluation squadron VX-9 Vampires, carrying an array of payload, including external fuel tanks and missiles

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#boeing, #ea18g, #electronic_warfare_aircraft, #navy, #us_navy, #us_air_force, #flying, #bottom_back_left_view, #landscape, #mountains, #grey, #underwing_fuel_tanks, #armed