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      12-16-2011, 02:36 AM   #1
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GoPro in an F/A-18

Guy who shot it asked me to take it down.

I'm sure you can find it somewhere, worth the watch. Meanwhile:


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      12-16-2011, 02:59 AM   #2
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Hmm, that is interesting

Also, nice reddit repost
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      12-16-2011, 03:09 AM   #3
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Sweet vid. Wish it had more real sound though and no music atleast at some points.
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      12-16-2011, 03:33 AM   #4
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Can't get the video to work but I'd assume this is at a fighter training school and the russian markins are from and OP4 (opposing forces) trainin squadron.
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      12-16-2011, 09:21 AM   #5
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Can someone explain why there's an F18 flying russian colors at 3:00?

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aggressor_squadron
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      12-16-2011, 09:36 AM   #6
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yeah, was just going to say it is a training mission that was being recorded, they are dog fighting if you notice, they were positioning themselves coming out of the sun many times during the video. The US maintains a group of pilots who use Russian fighter tactics to help train American pilots

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      12-16-2011, 11:52 AM   #7
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      12-16-2011, 12:10 PM   #8
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yeah, was just going to say it is a training mission that was being recorded, they are dog fighting if you notice, they were positioning themselves coming out of the sun many times during the video. The US maintains a group of pilots who use Russian fighter tactics to help train American pilots
Got it; thanks.
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      12-16-2011, 03:01 PM   #9
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Damn; and I knew some Blue Angel pilots... they're must have been a way to bribe them into taking me up on the #7 plane which is a 2 seater.
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      12-16-2011, 03:56 PM   #10
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Wtf video has been removed by user? Just watched it and now its gone
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      12-16-2011, 04:06 PM   #11
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      12-16-2011, 04:09 PM   #12
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      12-16-2011, 04:58 PM   #13
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Amazing. I always wanted to be a fighter pilot. Unfortunately circumstances killed that dream
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does anyone know the area where they were flying, Obviously near one of the coasts, Could be San Diego (miramare) , but seems to green to be there.
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does anyone know the area where they were flying, Obviously near one of the coasts, Could be San Diego (miramare) , but seems to green to be there.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Naval_A...Whidbey_Island
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      12-16-2011, 09:29 PM   #16
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so awesome those guys are so lucky. was always my little kid dream to be in the in the Air Force, fly fast in some F16s and drop some bombs lol. oh well.
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      12-17-2011, 12:15 AM   #17
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Could of been the best worth while video on youtube BUT it was removed...
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      12-17-2011, 12:20 AM   #18
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Could of been the best worth while video on youtube BUT it was removed...
This is the second time today it got removed wtf...
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      12-17-2011, 12:36 AM   #19
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Amazing. I always wanted to be a fighter pilot. Unfortunately circumstances killed that dream
Circumstances? As in the lack of a Canadian air force? I kid, I kid
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GoPro + F18
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Circumstances? As in the lack of a Canadian air force? I kid, I kid
how did you know?
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      12-17-2011, 02:00 AM   #22
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Hmm, that is interesting

Also, nice reddit repost
I SAW IT SOMEWHERE ELSE ON THE INTERNET, HOW DARE YOU POST IT AGAIN!
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