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Tuesday, October 4, 2011

Airplane Pictures

In this page, you can see a few pictures of airplanes.
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                                                       The Apache is the US army's 
                                                       main attack chopper. It is armed 
                                                       Hellfire missiles and a laser targe-
                                                       ting system. 
         
 
  The B-17 Flying Fortress. It
   was the most successful of WW2.
   For more details, go to my post
   B-17'Flying Fortress'       

   

  The Sea Harrier. It is famous                                                             
  for vertical take off and landing
  That is why they are used as 
  carrier based aircraft.

              
     The F-22 Raptor is a new  generation
     of supercruisers. This means that they                        
     can go to the speed of sound without 
    afterburners. It has a very sophistcated
     radar and all kinds of features.

                    
         The Avro Lancaster. It was famous
         because it was the only RAF fighter                                                                                                                      
         able to carry heavy bombs like                                                      
         tallboy and Grand Slam bombs as 
         well as bouncing bombs.
             
         This a B-52 Stratofortress              This is the A-10 Thunderbolt 2
         This plane was famous for            it is the US army's main tank buster.
         carpet bombing, that is drop-        It fires bullets of depleated uranium 
         ping a large number of bombs      that can cause massive damage. 
         over a large area
                
   
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Pictures taken from www.google.com.

1 comment:

  1. A small note on each plane's special characteristic would be quite useful for all of us as readers.

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