jetporn: Can you just imagine being one of the Falcon pilots, flying beside the Shuttle, and you’re all doing the same speed, but the Shuttle is just gliding? Like you may be traveling really fast for your Falcon but that baby is just cruising along like it’s nothing.
The 22,000lb Bomb of the RAF lives up to its nickname “Grand Slam”. The picture shows one leaving on a #WW2 #Lancaster bomber during an attack on the famous viaduct at Arnsberg, south east of Hamm, on March 29th, 1945, and another picture showing the bomb exploding on the target.
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.
British Airways Aérospatiale-BAC Concorde 102 G-BOAA and Royal Air Force Supermarine Spitfire P7350 / UD-T commemorating Battle of Britain Day over the Kentish coastline, 15th September 1990. (Photo: After The Battle)