This Is Why the US Navy Is the Most Formidable Naval Force In the World
Here's a rare sight: four out of the ten Nimitz-class aircraft carriers—the largest warships ever built—plus an Enterprise-class carrier docked together. They are resting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, which coincidentally is the largest naval base in the world. Look at all that engineering and firepower. And it's only half of the Nimitz fleet!
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Its not British but I thought I would ask for everyone's input. Every so often an object has the ability to divide opinion based purely on looks. Some think the A10 Thunderbolt, aka the Warthog is hideously ugly. Personally I think it looks like a bada** embodiment of the power of function over form. Discuss...
A-10 Thunderbolt II, this unique aircraft is known as the "Warthog"
The A-10 "Warthog" Thunderbolt II - Why isn't every A-10 painted with this scheme? Very effective.
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The only picture ever taken of Concorde flying at Mach 2 (1,350 mph). Taken from an RAF Tornado fighter jet, which only rendezvoused with Concorde for 4 minutes over the Irish Sea: The Tornado was rapidly running out of fuel, struggling to keep up with Concorde at Mach 2.