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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 12/22/2005 4:33:18 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/22/2005 4:34:58 PM EST by Max_Mike]
Link Posted: 12/22/2005 4:41:04 PM EST

Originally Posted By Max_Mike:
Yow

www.defenseindustrydaily.com/images/AIR_B-1B_Extreme_Low_lg.jpg
www.defenseindustrydaily.com/images/AIR_B-1B_Extreme_Low_lg.jpg



I shit you not... I have that painting in my living room.
Link Posted: 12/22/2005 4:49:06 PM EST
On my bedroom wall, and no my wife doesn't really like it lol. Sorry for the crappy pic, couldn't get enough light in the room and had to hit it at that angle so the flash wouldn't reflect. The other one is a professional sketch of a B-52 that my grandfather flew.

Link Posted: 12/22/2005 4:51:41 PM EST
Sweet plane.

And one of the first models i ever built
Link Posted: 12/22/2005 4:53:18 PM EST
You guys are trying to give some BONEr love?
Link Posted: 12/22/2005 4:56:10 PM EST
Ah yes, the B-1b. Beautiful.
Link Posted: 12/22/2005 4:59:53 PM EST
Drool. I wish I could fly one
Link Posted: 12/22/2005 5:01:43 PM EST
coolest. looking. bomber. EVER.
Link Posted: 12/22/2005 5:02:14 PM EST
[Last Edit: 12/22/2005 6:36:38 PM EST by ZitiForBreakfast]
So there I was getting gas at MCAS Beufort, SC. We are on the VAL line....A B1 comes SCREAMING over head, mid field, I see green flares fall. The B1 went full after burners and left in a hurry.

About 4 minutes later some F-15's came by looking for him.

VAL line guy say's that every now and then the B1's take off from the home base, head out over the water..NORAD or who ever has to scramble the intercepts..If they fail, we see the green flares. If the intercepts win, we never see the B1.

I have no idea if it is true or not, it is just what I saw and what I was told. Other than the Herk, that plane is such an awesome thing to see and witness.

Link Posted: 12/22/2005 5:26:11 PM EST
500 knots of Bone goodness.
Link Posted: 12/29/2005 11:58:17 AM EST
... Speaking of bombers: Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb just started on TCM (Mountain time)

... We'll, if I gotta be stuck home with the flu, at least I gotta grand movie to watch. Better go make me a nice, hot tottie
Link Posted: 12/29/2005 12:01:29 PM EST
I wanna get one from DRMO...
Link Posted: 12/29/2005 12:01:59 PM EST
I have a B1 tie tack given to me by my uncle when he worked on them.
Link Posted: 12/29/2005 12:05:42 PM EST
Link Posted: 12/29/2005 12:15:22 PM EST

Originally Posted By theliberating1:

Originally Posted By Max_Mike:
Yow

www.defenseindustrydaily.com/images/AIR_B-1B_Extreme_Low_lg.jpg
www.defenseindustrydaily.com/images/AIR_B-1B_Extreme_Low_lg.jpg



this isn't real is it?



I believe it's a painting. Impressive nonetheless.

BTW, I thought B-1 posts were only to be done on Mondays??
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