We have explosion.

Ten years ago, spending a day obsessing over energy-maneuverability theory and attempting to conceptualize an all-out, ass kicking fighter aircraft at a fraction of the cost of our national embarrassment (see F-35) was unthinkable.

I went across town for specific tacos and made a sidetrip.

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Buran after landing, with a MiG-25PU or RU alongside.

Buran after landing, with a MiG-25PU or RU alongside.

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I was teaching a friend about aircraft recognition and aircraft systems, she asked, “why does it look like he’s crashing?”I responded, “this is a French pilot landing the shit out of a 1950’s design.”Then proceeded to describe what a variable incidence wing is.

I was teaching a friend about aircraft recognition and aircraft systems, she asked, “why does it look like he’s crashing?”

I responded, “this is a French pilot landing the shit out of a 1950’s design.”

Then proceeded to describe what a variable incidence wing is.

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Two generations of air superiority.

Two generations of air superiority.

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busy.

exercise.
engineering.
self-improvement.
things have been quite busy.

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taken from my balcony.
no need for traffic, crowds, kids, spectators, etc.
complimentary margaritas, even.

taken from my balcony.

no need for traffic, crowds, kids, spectators, etc.

complimentary margaritas, even.

meanwhile, a few miles away from my school…

meanwhile, a few miles away from my school…

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The first space shuttle landing.Dat dry lake bed runway.

The first space shuttle landing.
Dat dry lake bed runway.

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I do not need to make power points.

I do not need to make power points.

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