Great F-111 footage... relax and enjoy!

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  1. comiso90

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    Very cool! The gun was removed in later models because they would shoot out their own nose gear in a dive.
     
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    Nice clip!
     
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    I didn't know that.... good 2 know
     
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    Great video. Never had seen the aerospike operate before. Quite the complex design!!
     
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    This has never been a hugely popular bird and I really didn't know all that much about it until reading up on it now. It sure looks good from the front with the round intakes, though. What a cool plane!

    I recall a story from a different thread where a few Aardvarks were in formation on an exercise and some pesky F-16's came up to tail them. One of the F-111 pilots initiated that cool fuel-dump that they do. The F-16's pissed themselves and ran away.
     
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