Airborne Awesomosity

Lower Than A Snake’s Belly In A Wagon Rut

Flying low is dangerous, but exhilerating and often necessary. Whether it’s for fun, to inspect a field, avoid radar, or to strafe enemy ships, low flying aircraft make for some impressive photos.

Head over to Vintage Wings’ article on low flying aircraft, here, and prepare to question your perceived level of manliness.

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Blackbird Porn Gallery

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 Good morning everyone.

Well, here I am again without a proper article to stultify your brain for the day. How very embarrassing, however there is nothing that can be done about it at this point. It’s time to go for the cheap shot.

The SR-71 Blackbird is hands down my favourite aircraft, and I know that it’s a favourite of many of you so-called readers out there. I’m not going to go into its history or development because most you know that better than I do. I don’t have a cool, previously unpublished pilot’s story to share either, dammit. No, what I’ve got is a gallery of hires photos that I’ve assembled from my collection that you can lose yourselves in for an hour or two. I doubt that there are any there that you haven’t already seen, but if there are, great! You just don’t come across new SR-71 photos that often these days, dammit again.

Since engineered is still off on safari in a windy building in an undisclosed location somewhere, this will also help somewhat to fill the void left by his lack of postings.

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