POLL: What's the most awesomest airplane?

What's the most awesomest airplane?


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Steven65

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BAC Lightning.
Two engines with two wings strapped on.
If you have seen one stand on its tail and climb, you would understand.
I was lucky enough to see one close up go for the world climb record from 0-60,000 Ft. Unbelievable is the only word to describe it!!
I was also lucky enough to see one of the last RAF displays back in '84.

Good choice! :)
 
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smudge58

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Harrier Jump Jet, good enough to fight thousands of miles from home, flying from Aircraft Carriers and Container ships in the South Atlantic in the Falklands war, 1982. 37cf8633430586f6f161770c07734aa9.jpg
 

David Mary

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Looks like I voted "other" in this thread a while back, but never explained, so I will now: A10. I have to say I'm a little shocked this flying tank/cannon was not in the list!
 

Mecha

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Some really cool aircraft in this thread, guys. I didn't even know about the BAC Lightning.


So far the SR-71 is way ahead in the poll as the most awesomest airplane, and not undeservedly.
 
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