Holy moses... drool

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  1. Aggie08

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    That's a cool heritage flight.
     
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    I have that pic as well.... Posted it under my Modern Combat thread..... Excellent shot I agree....
     
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    Heritage flights are becoming pretty common themes at airshows these days. I never grow tired of them.
     
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    If that flight included the F-86, it would have been perfect....
     
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    Like this?
     

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    Close but no cigar.... I was referring to the Air Superority concept, ie P51, F86, F4, F15, F22....

    But I still love the top shot of urs....
     
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    Yeah, that would be a cool one. There are a few F-86s still around. Maybe one day we will see a flight like that.
     
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    Maybe, would be great. Nice shot all the same despite not having an F-86.
     
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    cool shots...

    Seeing the P-26 with the other aircraft makes you realize how fast the technology evolved in the 1930s and 40s.
     
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    I remember my dad telling me about one of those flights with a Spitfire, Lightning and Tornado. The Spitfire was flat-out, Lightning was nearing stall speed and Tornado was cruising. I bet that Lightning pilot was crapping his pants, once a Lightning stalls it takes on the flight characteristics of a lead ball.
     
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    There's a shot out there of the Glostor Gladiator, Meteor and Javelin all flying in formation, with the Meteor it wasn't so bad but the Javelin was struggling.....
     
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