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Hawkeye4077
01-25-2006, 04:24 PM
in my opinion it would have to be the Su-27

http://images.airliners.net/photos/middle/3/4/2/948243.jpg

more pics i found of the Su-27 here (http://www.airliners.net/search/photo.search?&aircraft_genericsearch=Other%7CSukhoi%7CSu-47%20Berkut%20%28S-37%29&keywords=su-27&keywrange=all&nr_of_rows=1441&first_this_page=0&page_limit=15&sort_order=photo_id+DESC&nr_pages=97&engine_version=6.0&page=;;)

any other opinions to what you think is the worlds sexiest aircraft?

G-Capo
01-25-2006, 04:26 PM
I find the Rafale a sexaay! Aircraft.

http://www.avonds.com/Rafale-12%20(alt).jpg

http://www.combat.ch/html/download/wall/Dassault%20Rafale.jpg

http://kovy.free.fr/image%201024/rafale-52.jpg

Kilgor
01-25-2006, 04:32 PM
http://www.adrenalin.bc.ca/wings/pix/spitfire.jpg

Simple and sexy wings, clean lines.

shire19
01-25-2006, 04:34 PM
http://www.triera.net/upload/foto_zgodba/s-37_show.jpg

http://texasbestgrok.mu.nu/images/s37029.jpg

http://www.atmonline.cz/analyzy/superman/s-37a.jpg

S-37 Berkut woot

Spetsnaz74
01-25-2006, 04:34 PM
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/e/eb/Sukhoi_Su-47.jpgSu-47 Berkut :O eye candy

ed316
01-25-2006, 04:37 PM
http://www.richard-seaman.com/Aircraft/AirShows/Frederick2000/B2/Closeup/B2-0830Banking-20.jpg

ENSIGN FOREVER
01-25-2006, 04:42 PM
F-22
Anything else is a target
http://mil.longhoo.net/newimg/f22.jpg

Greek soldier
01-25-2006, 04:46 PM
SAAB JAS-39 Gripen

http://www.machtres.com/JAS%2039%20GRIPEN.jpg

RomanS
01-25-2006, 04:48 PM
http://www.aeronautics.ru/archive/vvs/sukhoi/su-35/su-35_0002.jpg

http://www.b-domke.de/AviationImages/Hind/Images/3407.jpg

http://www.todo-aviones.com.ar/rusos/mig25/mig25_16.jpg

JVeld
01-25-2006, 04:58 PM
SU-37 and S-37 ........by far .

FOLIO
01-25-2006, 05:01 PM
http://www.bmlv.gv.at/images_skaliert/ap05_mig29_003_wg_768x555_1134230132.jpg

Sexy babe !

http://www.ilexikon.com/images/a/a3/Usaf.f15.eagle.750pix.jpg

Sexy too !

JVeld
01-25-2006, 05:10 PM
http://images.google.com/url?q=http://vvz.219odrap.ru/tu-16/Tu-160_Tu-16.jpghttp://www.combataircraft.com/aircraft/btu160_p_03_l.jpg

sp2c
01-25-2006, 05:27 PM
f104 wins by a mile :)

http://www.avions-militaires.net/images/photos/f104.jpg

ed316
01-25-2006, 05:42 PM
f104 wins by a mile :)

http://www.avions-militaires.net/images/photos/f104.jpg


Cool, I love bandwith limits

.havoc
01-25-2006, 05:59 PM
ME 262 .... The lines are just beautiful imho...

http://www.thomasgenth.de/Hendone/Me262_6.jpg

http://www.thomasgenth.de/Hendone/Me262_4.jpg

http://www.thomasgenth.de/Hendone/Me262_5.jpg

http://www.khs.at/dm/Me%20262%204.jpg

http://texasbestgrok.mu.nu/images/Me_262_B-1c.jpg

goldman
01-25-2006, 05:59 PM
F16

http://personal.auna.com/ptma/imagenes/f16.jpg
http://www.richard-seaman.com/Aircraft/AirShows/Chicago2003/Sampler/F16WithAfterburnerAndVapor.jpg

F14
http://img101.imageshack.us/img101/5837/s1pq.jpg

Gauntlet
01-25-2006, 06:06 PM
If the F-19 were real and not just on the drawing board, that would be the sexiest plane
http://www.fortunecity.com/meltingpot/portland/971/boxart/revellmono/revell_f-19a_144.jpg

ed316
01-25-2006, 06:09 PM
If the F-19 were real and not just on the drawing board, that would be the sexiest plane
http://www.fortunecity.com/meltingpot/portland/971/boxart/revellmono/revell_f-19a_144.jpg


It looks like a spaceship to me. Is the three balls a flair system? Looks like a cog too

Ratamacue
01-25-2006, 06:09 PM
F-4 Phantom II. What a sleek-, deadly-, and aggressive-looking fighter.

http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/adf.jpg
http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/adh.jpg
http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/ade.jpg
http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/adg.jpg

Malchi
01-25-2006, 06:17 PM
F-35
http://www.pictor.co.il/lils22/117688/4958803.jpg
And the UH-60 Balckhawk
http://www.pictor.co.il/lils22/117688/4958804.jpg

ArchDeacon
01-25-2006, 06:27 PM
F-22
Anything else is a target
http://mil.longhoo.net/newimg/f22.jpg

I agree, near perfection.

Hawkeye4077
01-25-2006, 06:28 PM
F-22
Anything else is a target
http://mil.longhoo.net/newimg/f22.jpg

you have a point

nick_ua
01-25-2006, 06:39 PM
my favorite
cy 27M
http://img101.imageshack.us/img101/7268/cy27m4bt.jpg
An 22
http://img101.imageshack.us/img101/3747/an2210mc.jpg

massiliattak
01-25-2006, 06:45 PM
http://kovy.free.fr/image%201024/Rafale-35.jpg

shocker1
01-25-2006, 06:49 PM
bird of prey?

TR1
01-25-2006, 06:52 PM
MiG-1.44
http://perso.wanadoo.fr/aigledefer/Images/Avions/Mig1.44/mig1.44_7.jpg

sir-chimp
01-25-2006, 06:54 PM
F-4 Phantom II. What a sleek-, deadly-, and aggressive-looking fighter.

http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/adf.jpg
http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/adh.jpg
http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/ade.jpg
http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/adg.jpg


For me its a tie between the phantom and the SR-71

http://img53.imageshack.us/img53/6136/715eh.png (http://imageshack.us)

homerj109
01-25-2006, 07:00 PM
I must totally agree with the SR-71 being the sexiest thing in the sky.

http://artur54.no.sapo.pt/images/sr71.jpg

http://www.rmrmfg.com/sr71.jpg

http://www.wvi.com/~sr71webmaster/5_81.jpg

http://web.tiscali.it/ivancorso/img_support/SR-71/foto_sr71d.jpg

punchinout
01-25-2006, 07:03 PM
F-14 all the freakin way!!!
http://www.navy.mil/management/photodb/webphoto/web_060112-N-7241L-009.jpg

Minjin
01-25-2006, 07:43 PM
SU-37 and S-37 ........by far .


Your middle pic...very Ace Combat 4. Sweet.

SeanAshi
01-25-2006, 07:45 PM
http://www.horsfall9.freeserve.co.uk/planes/F-117_TAXI.JPG

Moledet
01-25-2006, 08:20 PM
Weitzman's RIP Spitfire:
http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/2848/site.jpg

CONSERVATIVE53
01-25-2006, 08:29 PM
B-1B

http://img26.imageshack.us/img26/498/b147ec.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img26.imageshack.us/img26/8720/b116yu.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img26.imageshack.us/img26/9816/b1faceb3rv.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img92.imageshack.us/img92/2514/b1b1015fq.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

shocker1
01-25-2006, 08:31 PM
B-1B

http://img26.imageshack.us/img26/5936/b147px.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img26.imageshack.us/img26/8720/b116yu.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img26.imageshack.us/img26/7861/b1faceb2ao.jpg (http://imageshack.us) Good choice

SeanAshi
01-25-2006, 08:36 PM
http://www.acig.org/artman/uploads/idf-af_f-16i_253_front.jpg

SeanAshi
01-25-2006, 08:38 PM
What's the differnce between the TU-160 and the B1?

tr1p
01-25-2006, 08:39 PM
What the F-22 should have been.

http://bugimus.com/stealth/yf23_b2.jpg
http://www.sci.fi/~fta/yf-23-headl.jpg
http://www.forum-forever.de/jagdpanzer/galerie/flug/yf23__001.jpg
http://geocities.yahoo.com.br/ibm3br/YF23_PAV2_YF22.jpg

I know I'm not the only one who's still bitter.

tr1p
01-25-2006, 08:41 PM
Good choice

Agreed

http://www.strangemilitary.com/images/content/16943.jpg

TheKiwi
01-25-2006, 08:48 PM
With all due respect to the Su-27 and 47 (which look very sleek and nice), and the F-4 (which is so ugly, you have to love it), the best looking jet aircraft has got to be the Hawker Hunter. Everything about it screams pure class.

http://www.millenniumsend.net/downloads/images/phhunter1.jpg

ed316
01-25-2006, 08:49 PM
With all due respect to the Su-27 and 47 (which look very sleek and nice), and the F-4 (which is so ugly, you have to love it), the best looking jet aircraft has got to be the Hawker Hunter. Everything about it screams pure class.

http://www.militaryairshows.net/riat2001/phhunter1.jpg


It must be a stealth plane cause I can't even see it

Anthony91
01-25-2006, 08:51 PM
I would have to say the SU-27, F22, F35 and the Hornet.

Also the Spitfire, Corsair, Mustang, and the Thunderbolt I and II

TheKiwi
01-25-2006, 09:00 PM
It must be a stealth plane cause I can't even see it

Sorry, I bolloxed the link. All better now it appears. Fell free to admire her in all her glory.

ed316
01-25-2006, 09:01 PM
I always thought the F86 was a cool plane

http://images.google.com/url?q=http://www.richard-seaman.com/Aircraft/AirShows/Chino2004/Sampler/F86Sabre.jpg

LibertyUnites
01-25-2006, 09:14 PM
modern: F-22
less-than-modern: P-51 (specifically those badass pics of "Old Crow" posted here a while ago)

SAPPEROIF
01-25-2006, 09:20 PM
Hmmm well one in the making

http://www.bellhelicopter.com/en/aircraft/military/ARH/bellARH3.cfm
....though jet wise I also say F22

Gauntlet
01-25-2006, 09:20 PM
P-51 Mustang. Favorite WWII fighter.

That plane is hot
http://www.mojaveairport.com/images/rotc/P51-N514DK-33-8.jpg
http://www.military.cz/usa/air/war/fighter/p51/p51_afttoff.jpg
http://www.military.cz/usa/air/war/fighter/p51/p51_hills.jpg

Swedish
http://www.military.cz/usa/air/war/fighter/p51/p51_taxi.jpg

Israeli
http://www.mustangsmustangs.net/p-51/survivors/pages/picfiles/IDFAF2338/IDFAF2338_03_sb1.jpg

New Zealand
http://www.richard-seaman.com/Aircraft/AirShows/WanakaWarbirds/Mustangs/NZ/TakingOffRearView.jpg

Canadian
http://www.fly-aerobatics.ca/images/Mustang.JPG

alfa1
01-25-2006, 09:42 PM
http://www.saorbats.com.ar/GaleriaSaorbats/CEIBO05/images/MIRA2CLOFTINGCRW_5859_jpg.jpg

http://www.saorbats.com.ar/GaleriaSaorbats/CEIBO05/images/MIRA3C603CLOFTINGCRW_5773_jpg.jpg

Mirage IIIEA I-013
http://www.saorbats.com.ar/GaleriaSaorbats/CEIBO05/images/MIRAGEIIIEA4I-013CLOFTINGCRW_5969_jpg.jpg

http://www.saorbats.com.ar/GaleriaSaorbats/CEIBO05/images/MIRAGEIIIEA1I-007CLOFTINGIMG_5831_jpg.jpg

towelie
01-25-2006, 09:57 PM
http://img27.imageshack.us/img27/5388/eurofighter2eads10zz.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Ratamacue
01-25-2006, 10:16 PM
What the F-22 should have been.

http://bugimus.com/stealth/yf23_b2.jpg
http://www.sci.fi/~fta/yf-23-headl.jpg
http://www.forum-forever.de/jagdpanzer/galerie/flug/yf23__001.jpg
http://geocities.yahoo.com.br/ibm3br/YF23_PAV2_YF22.jpg

I know I'm not the only one who's still bitter.Actually, it would have been called the F-23.

BMF_EOD
01-25-2006, 10:19 PM
The future of modern air forces. Sexy in that voluptuous Anna Nicole kinda way.

http://www.desertsecrets.com/i.ghawkuav.jpg

http://www.fas.org/irp/program/collect/tier_2_1.jpg

larryzou
01-25-2006, 10:35 PM
nice pic thinks post.

Will Clark
01-25-2006, 11:40 PM
Man, answers are all over the place. The obvious choice is the F-14 followed by the F-15.

BoyElroy
01-26-2006, 01:04 AM
XB-70!

http://img24.imageshack.us/img24/4194/zzzxb70130029yt.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
http://img24.imageshack.us/img24/976/zzzz757pxnorthamericanxb70infl.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
http://img24.imageshack.us/img24/4392/zzzzecn7921el.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
http://img90.imageshack.us/img90/9489/zzzecn21285tw.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
http://img90.imageshack.us/img90/4983/zzzec6821016lk.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

BoyElroy
01-26-2006, 01:32 AM
You've got good taste! The F-16 and P-51 are two of my favs. as well. Very similar designs in a lot of ways despite the 35 year gap.

Skyman
01-26-2006, 03:36 AM
Gripen already stole my heart.....

http://www.warbirdphotos.net/aviapix/PostWW2/Swedish/Gripen/gripen-1-TPP.jpg

F-16 is my favs. also

http://www.f-16.net/modules/pnGallery2/gallery2/main.php?g2_view=core.DownloadItem&g2_itemId=56585&g2_serialNumber=2&g2_GallerySID=7d658711148768a2ab520f631001c76d

OV-10C too. In my point of views she is so sexy.....

http://www.wing21.rtaf.mi.th/wboard/611254620090.jpg

Field_Gunner
01-26-2006, 05:03 AM
one word: Warthog

offz
01-26-2006, 05:29 AM
Have a look at ...
http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=1335&stc=1&d=1138267554

a.variable
01-26-2006, 05:42 AM
one of the most sexiest aircrafts:

http://img89.imageshack.us/img89/1243/superconni9ym.th.jpg (http://img89.imageshack.us/my.php?image=superconni9ym.jpg)

btw: my first post here ;)

frankie
01-26-2006, 10:42 AM
One of Canada's biggest mistakes....

HiOct
01-26-2006, 11:14 AM
I guess XB-70 Valkyrie hasn´t been voted yet.

http://168.144.150.182/AircraftPix/pages/aircraft/jpegs/XB-70.jpg

FozzieBear
01-26-2006, 11:44 AM
i like ground attack aircraft more than high flyers... i cant narrow it down to 1 though ;)
http://www.tayyareci.com/rushelikopter/imagesheli/ka52.jpg
ka52
http://www.raf.mod.uk/downloads/wallpaper/typhoon_01_0800.jpg
http://www.airforce.forces.gc.ca/equip/grfx/equip_gallery/historic_gallery/wallpaper/typhoon.jpg
typhoon new and old
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v304/grach_25/su25_frente.jpg
su-25
http://content.answers.com/main/content/wp/en/thumb/8/8b/260px-A37_Cessna_firing_Rockets.jpg
a-37
http://www.operations.mod.uk/telic/images/ops/cdo_gazelle_hr.jpg
gazelle
http://www.ndu.edu/nwc/nwcCLIPART/FOREIGN_MIL_EQUIPMENT/Airplanes/Other/BritishSeaHarrier.jpg
harrier
http://venus.ci.uw.edu.pl/~animal/military.pl/galeria_airshow/deblin1998/hawk-black2.jpg
hawk

el_kab0ng
01-26-2006, 11:47 AM
http://www.acig.org/artman/uploads/idf-af_f-16i_253_front.jpg


The F-16I is definitely a sexy bird. Proof the Israeli's can have the extended range in style.

ENSIGN FOREVER
01-26-2006, 12:13 PM
the RA-5 Vigilante was pretty sexy:

http://passionavionsdechasse.ifrance.com/passionavionsdechasse/photos/ra5/patrouille.jpg

http://passionavionsdechasse.ifrance.com/passionavionsdechasse/photos/ra5/pont.jpg

http://passionavionsdechasse.ifrance.com/passionavionsdechasse/photos/ra5/cata.jpg

finnjävel
01-26-2006, 12:18 PM
Saab Draken J-35! No doubt about it..
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v506/Uttercreep/152979.jpg

americanwolf
01-26-2006, 12:33 PM
Still my favorite by far!http://1000aircraftphotos.com/Misc/2373L.jpg

OzMan
01-26-2006, 02:41 PM
I guess XB-70 Valkyrie hasn´t been voted yet.

http://168.144.150.182/AircraftPix/pages/aircraft/jpegs/XB-70.jpg


Check page 4.

nick_ua
01-26-2006, 05:19 PM
Valkyrie
indeed.
nice masterpiece

HazF16
01-26-2006, 05:47 PM
<-- chk user name

Sten3
01-26-2006, 06:13 PM
http://arrrr.com/photos/luft2004/a10-arrrr.jpg
http://personal.auna.com/ptma/imagenes/a10.jpg

Michael RVR
01-26-2006, 06:35 PM
I'd hate to see the kind of women you guys are into, this one looks like a ****! p-)

http://www.desertsecrets.com/i.ghawkuav.jpg

To my mind probably the best would have to be the flanker (in white / grey camo), with the B-1B and the rafale coming in not far behind.

CONSERVATIVE53
01-26-2006, 06:45 PM
The F-111 is pretty too.

http://img83.imageshack.us/img83/2919/f1115nj.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img83.imageshack.us/img83/9162/raaff1113zx.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img57.imageshack.us/img57/6567/f111ln1qz.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

sucker4gurls
01-26-2006, 07:06 PM
What's the differnce between the TU-160 and the B1?


Well, simply, the TU-160 is **** compared to the B-1B.
It was a copy of the B-1 commisioned by the USSR in order to have a long range inter-continental bomber that they had been looking for. It wasn't too successful though.... The Soviet Union's jet engine technology was far behind that of the United States, so they poured their resources into the TU-95 Bear, which, while slower, gave the USSR it's long range capability.


Anyway, my pick for fighter/interceptor: F/A-22A Raptor
Fighter/Bomber: F-35 JSF
Bomber: B-1B Lancer or B-2 Spirit
Helo: RAH-66 Comanche or AH-64D Apache Longbow

unit299_09
01-26-2006, 07:11 PM
http://www.luft46.com/aoart/aop75-2.jpg

Henschel Hs P.75

cazorp
01-26-2006, 07:51 PM
They're all very sexy, but this rare prototype with its unique multi-propulsion, SVTOL-capacity and last but not least, transparent stealth-design must be the most sexiest aicraft ever built

Caz-man L-0L;
http://img52.imageshack.us/img52/1364/cazman6lr.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

;)

BoyElroy
01-26-2006, 08:56 PM
http://img95.imageshack.us/img95/7894/45759376148691364sa.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

You're missing Wonder Woman.

STIG
01-26-2006, 09:13 PM
http://img229.imageshack.us/img229/7753/aar0110248lo.jpg

The Flanker's a babep-)

BloodyTalon
01-26-2006, 09:26 PM
No contest:
http://x003.uploaderx.net/x/76714408.jpg

2/1kiwi
01-26-2006, 09:29 PM
Skyhawk

http://img98.imageshack.us/img98/8518/sky25vn.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Brute
01-27-2006, 12:49 AM
Well, simply, the TU-160 is **** compared to the B-1B.
It was a copy of the B-1 commisioned by the USSR in order to have a long range inter-continental bomber that they had been looking for. It wasn't too successful though.... The Soviet Union's jet engine technology was far behind that of the United States, so they poured their resources into the TU-95 Bear, which, while slower, gave the USSR it's long range capability.


Anyway, my pick for fighter/interceptor: F/A-22A Raptor
Fighter/Bomber: F-35 JSF
Bomber: B-1B Lancer or B-2 Spirit
Helo: RAH-66 Comanche or AH-64D Apache Longbow


I didn't realize the Tu-160 is **** compared to the B-1B. I guess it must be because the B-1B can do Mach 2 and fly at that speed intercontinentally and unrefueled and carry larger payloads, isn't it?

So, you're saying they weren't too successful with the Tu-160 because it was a copy and its NK-32 jet engines sucked, right? And that is why they concentrated on making the Tu-95? Gotcha! Thanks!


P.S. Those untermenchen Russians suck at everything they do, don't they?

Otsoa
01-27-2006, 03:14 AM
Skyhawk

http://img98.imageshack.us/img98/8518/sky25vn.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

You sir, have suberb taste in aircraft (and the gentleman who mentioned that the J35 Draken is a sexy bird)

Holycrusader
01-27-2006, 04:17 AM
I love SU 25 look. Simple and tough... Naxt place Su-27... Than maybe F-15.

perdurabo
01-27-2006, 05:21 AM
What's the differnce between the TU-160 and the B1?
tu-160 is bigger its engines are 2x or even 3x times more powerfull, it can deliver bigger payload, it can sustain mach2 for long time... its similiar looking only.

shocker1
01-27-2006, 05:26 AM
now thats sexy

STIG
01-27-2006, 05:30 AM
now thats sexy

PS'd .................?

BoyElroy
01-27-2006, 05:32 AM
now thats sexy


Now that's not real.

shocker1
01-27-2006, 05:43 AM
Now that's not real. Maybe not but there is a video clip of this. I have searched for it with no luck. If anyone can find it please post it. Still a sweet picture though.

B25Hmitchell
01-27-2006, 08:54 AM
That's a painting btw. As is this excellent F-111 print.

Abakan94
01-27-2006, 09:14 AM
They're all very sexy, but this rare prototype with its unique multi-propulsion, SVTOL-capacity and last but not least, transparent stealth-design must be the most sexiest aicraft ever built

Caz-man L-0L;
http://img52.imageshack.us/img52/1364/cazman6lr.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

;)

I like that aircraft, but I prefer the late Model Caz-man L-82G

http://i1.*******.com/mmfuow.jpg

Abakan94
01-27-2006, 10:50 AM
It rules. it has 4 - 75mm cannons

cazorp
01-27-2006, 12:53 PM
But still a nice aircra.... air-ship?!

http://www.n24.se/images/dynamiskt/bildspecial/11564528/fullsize/{FABF3DCD-CA94-4296-9DF5-BCC546E5D16E}.jpg

I've seen loads of these pictures with military jets "braking the sound barrier"..

But Im pretty sure this A380 aint going supersonic (since I havent heard of any crashes with it yet, which would probably be the natural explanation)

So, what's happening in this picture? whats the phenomen called?

artistoli
01-27-2006, 01:05 PM
With all due respect to the Su-27 and 47 (which look very sleek and nice), and the F-4 (which is so ugly, you have to love it), the best looking jet aircraft has got to be the Hawker Hunter. Everything about it screams pure class.

http://www.millenniumsend.net/downloads/images/phhunter1.jpg

I agree! The Hunter will certainly take some beating in the sexiness stakes!

B25Hmitchell
01-27-2006, 01:11 PM
Something to do with Dew Point and compressibility and rapid change of air pressure. Not always associated with breaking the sound barrier.

Deep6
01-27-2006, 01:20 PM
Sexy Paint Job!!

http://img88.imageshack.us/img88/2650/jettiger*****e6gy.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Jaguar
01-27-2006, 01:41 PM
The most pugnacious looking aircraft ever made: SM-79, Il Gobbo

http://img228.imageshack.us/img228/5259/1940pisa20sm7901w5ev.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
http://img234.imageshack.us/img234/7522/sm79archivioami7dk.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
http://img211.imageshack.us/img211/5791/savoia20marchetti20sm207920w4v.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img91.imageshack.us/img91/2151/sm79s6xx.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Eddy
01-27-2006, 02:22 PM
The Mirage 2000:

http://img55.imageshack.us/img55/465/mirage202000520f2wk.jpg

The Mirage 4000:

http://img55.imageshack.us/img55/9026/mirage204000061nb.jpg

The Rafale D:

http://img55.imageshack.us/img55/6550/rafale5ph.jpg

OzMan
01-29-2006, 01:04 AM
http://www.luft46.com/aoart/aop75-2.jpg

Reminds me of:

http://www.angelfire.com/me/PilotForHire/images/starship1.jpg

phasio
01-29-2006, 06:18 AM
But still a nice aircra.... air-ship?!

I've seen loads of these pictures with military jets "braking the sound barrier"..

But Im pretty sure this A380 aint going supersonic (since I havent heard of any crashes with it yet, which would probably be the natural explanation)

So, what's happening in this picture? whats the phenomen called?

found this info about the famous f14. dont know how true it is

F-14 CONDENSATION CLOUD IN ACTION
The image at the right is a screen cap of the widely distributed mpeg fs14ss.mpg. This mpeg shows an F-14 generating condensation clouds during a transonic flyby over water. The full explanation of the physics behind the cloud formation can be found in the main Prandtl-Glauert condensation page or my tutorial on Prandtl Glauert condenation clouds.
There are several features of interest in this short mpeg. The most obvious is that the cloud forms, vanishes, and then reappears. A simple explanation could be that the pilot varied the throttle, perhaps unintentionally, resulting in a short slowdown of the aircraft.

An explanation which involves the physics is based on the idea that the cloud formation can cause changes in the lift and drag on the aircraft. In fact, Professor Schnerr at the Universität Karlsruhe (now at Technische Universität München) has shown that the lift and drag coefficients can undergo large variations due to the condensation. These scientific results are consistent with the anecdotal evidence provided by pilots who report considerable banging and bumping when large clouds are formed. This is over and above the buffeting familiar to fighter pilots as they enter the transonic regime without condensation. The disappearance of the cloud may just be due to a decrease in speed due to the added drag at constant throttle.

A second feature is the fact that the condensation first appears above the aircraft when the cloud reforms (and possibly when it forms). Of course, it is expected that the cloud should first form in the low pressure region which is necessarily above any lifting aircraft. However, the largest pressure perturbations are expected to be very near the aircraft. Hence the lowest pressures and therefore the cloud formation ought to be at the aircraft surface. We can give the usual atmospheric turbulence arguments, but without much conviction. Bob Harrington did point out that there may be flow disturbances generated by the ship which could cause an unanticipated Mach number or pressure distribution. I like this better than the generic turbulence argument.

Another feature is the formation of the condensation cloud over the cockpit. You can see this just after the cloud reforms and just as the aircraft passes the photographer.

Bia
01-29-2006, 06:26 AM
F-4 Phantom II. What a sleek-, deadly-, and aggressive-looking fighter.

http://media.militaryphotos.net/photos/albums/album127/adf.jpg

Amen!
Many had Leatherneck pilots too!

JVeld
01-29-2006, 12:55 PM
Thats not the sexiest plane ! ........is one of the sexiest pilots !!!! LOL

http://img95.imageshack.us/img95/7894/45759376148691364sa.jpg

HazF16
01-29-2006, 01:19 PM
My picks:
http://www.eagle.bewoner.antwerpen.be/f16-02.jpg

http://www.warmachines.50g.com/helicopters/mh-53j/mh-53j_10.jpg


damn wassup with them LEFs on that Viper? that's some weird **** right there. no way they are 90° down in flight lol. rofl

kosmos
01-29-2006, 01:21 PM
But Im pretty sure this A380 aint going supersonic ... So, what's happening in this picture? whats the phenomen called?

Just to add, my understanding of this phenomenon is that its quite simple to explain. The air pressure over the wing drops due to Bernoulli effect (increased velocity, lower pressure) & that what makes the aircraft fly. Under some conditions, this is below the dew point and a cloud forms temporarily in that region where the pressure is below the dew point. I think its almost the same as lenticular clouds.

http://www.entopia.org.za/bitmaps/military/B2-1-s.jpg

Sometime you will see it when an aircraft is banking heavily or and has a low speed, high drag configuration. Also moisture content of air is a factor.

The vertical spikes when an aircraft goes supersonic is the same thing, the condesation is just revealing the areas of low pressure during the transistion

http://www.entopia.org.za/bitmaps/military/F18-Supersonic-s.jpg

siberian tiger
01-29-2006, 05:18 PM
http://www.diggerhistory.info/images/air-recent/b52-bombs.jpg
http://homepage.mac.com/cfj/.Pictures/b52-takeoff.jpg
http://personal.auna.com/ptma/imagenes/b52.jpg
http://www.airventure.de/riat2002/B52%2003.jpg

BlackRain
01-29-2006, 08:19 PM
http://www.fas.org/nuke/guide/usa/bomber/b58_1.jpg

B-58 Hustler


http://www.aviationexplorer.com/aircraft_thumbs/XB-70_takeoff.jpg

XB-70 Valkyrie

Eddy
01-29-2006, 09:34 PM
we saw both the russian and american supersonic

heres the french/british one

http://www.wherry.com/photos/2000-02-15-concorde/P0000256-m.jpg

STIG
01-29-2006, 09:47 PM
You can hardly call it sexy but damn........

http://img228.imageshack.us/img228/8239/1026996xj.jpg

Roy Batty
01-29-2006, 09:57 PM
I love this plane (CF-104 Starfighter AKA: The Widowmaker)
http://img299.imageshack.us/img299/7065/starfighter6yt.png

but these paint jobs kick as$
http://img231.imageshack.us/img231/2716/184xy.png
http://img231.imageshack.us/img231/2465/1840dr.png

Wolfpack
01-30-2006, 01:08 AM
There is only one place for SEXY in aviation and it´s been used all ready.


http://img79.imageshack.us/img79/5610/90575353201dc737b1b7es.th.jpg (http://img79.imageshack.us/my.php?image=90575353201dc737b1b7es.jpg)

Crewdog
01-30-2006, 03:41 AM
But still a nice aircra.... air-ship?!

http://www.n24.se/images/dynamiskt/bildspecial/11564528/fullsize/%7BFABF3DCD-CA94-4296-9DF5-BCC546E5D16E%7D.jpg

I've seen loads of these pictures with military jets "braking the sound barrier"..

But Im pretty sure this A380 aint going supersonic (since I havent heard of any crashes with it yet, which would probably be the natural explanation)

So, what's happening in this picture? whats the phenomen called?


It is even more amazing to see them in person on the ground. During more than a couple of maintinance ground runs on C5's on grave shift I have seen what we called doughnut clouds around the engine intakes. The coolest part is watching them jump from one engine to the next during power up/down.

As for my choice of the sexiest aircraft, you guessed it guys... http://i33.photobucket.com/albums/d59/crewdog9023/c5103.jpg

If your plane can't get on her knees and take it from both ends I want nothing to do with her. As the saying goes fat one's do try harder.

Nice paint jobs on those Canadian F18's btw

gaz
01-30-2006, 10:01 AM
The De Havilland DH 88 Comet. Unfortunately there is a serious lack of decent pictures on the web. I'll have to see if my boss will let me raid our image archives at work to see what I can find.

ClydeFrog
01-30-2006, 10:36 AM
I always loved the aggressive looks of the early (E-)versions of the Bf109:
http://www.telcom.es/~jcastjr/aviones/bf-109e.jpg
http://image55.webshots.com/155/6/73/27/421067327mqtStb_ph.jpg

From the jetplanes the most sexiest would be the Su-27 for me...

Kaplanr
01-30-2006, 10:48 AM
Have to go with the Mirage IIIc

http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Hangar/2848/mirages.jpg

and Spitfire

http://www.zap16.com/images/vlk04%20bobmf%20spitfire.jpg

Kaplanr
01-30-2006, 10:50 AM
The De Havilland DH 88 Comet. Unfortunately there is a serious lack of decent pictures on the web. I'll have to see if my boss will let me raid our image archives at work to see what I can find.

http://www.aikensairplanes.com/images/C31403_Comet_100_Years1.JPG

It works.

gaz
01-30-2006, 11:24 AM
http://www.aikensairplanes.com/images/C31403_Comet_100_Years1.JPG

It works.
Sorry, bit of a miscommunication there. That's the De Havilland Comet airliner which I believe was the DH 106. The DH 88 Comet was a twin prop long distance racer from 1934.

B25Hmitchell
01-30-2006, 11:35 AM
F-82 Twin Mustang

The F-82 was the last propeller-driven fighter acquired in quantity by the USAF. It appears to be two Mustang fuselages on one wing, but in reality it was a totally new design. Its purpose was to provide a fighter carrying a pilot and co-pilot/navigator to reduce fatigue on long-range bomber ecsort missions. Delivery from production did not begin until early 1946, too late for WW II. After WW II, radar-equipped F-82s were used quite extensively by the Air Defense Command as replacements for the P-61 night fighter.

During the Korean War, Japan-based F-82s were among the first USAF aircraft to operate over Korea. The first three North Korean airplanes destroyed by U.S. forces were shot down by all-weather F-82G interceptors on June 27, 1950.

ENSIGN FOREVER
01-30-2006, 11:38 AM
F-8 CRUSADER--a.k.a "The Last of the Gunfighters" was a hot looking thing:

http://perso.wanadoo.fr/aeromil-yf/F8%2010%20au%20roulage.JPG
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/systems/aircraft/images/rf-8g-DNSC8806700_JPG.jpg

500
01-30-2006, 11:51 AM
Mirage III

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/world/europe/images/mirage-3rs_036.jpg

BoyElroy
01-30-2006, 12:12 PM
Sorry, bit of a miscommunication there. That's the De Havilland Comet airliner which I believe was the DH 106. The DH 88 Comet was a twin prop long distance racer from 1934.


http://img203.imageshack.us/img203/2870/cometx6mv.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
http://img203.imageshack.us/img203/8627/dh88gacssa78mg.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Kaplanr
01-30-2006, 04:47 PM
My mistake, too eager.

BoyElroy
01-30-2006, 04:50 PM
My mistake, too eager.

lol...and her reply was?

gaz
01-30-2006, 06:09 PM
http://img203.imageshack.us/img203/2870/cometx6mv.jpg (http://imageshack.us)
http://img203.imageshack.us/img203/8627/dh88gacssa78mg.jpg (http://imageshack.us)


Yeah, that's the one, horrible paint scheme though. There's another one called Black Magic that looks far better. We've got some beautiful black and white pictures of Grosvenor House at work from 1934, unfortunately I'm not allowed to post them, you'll have to take my word for it.

Ratamacue
01-30-2006, 06:13 PM
Amen!
Many had Leatherneck pilots too!You, sir, have excellent taste in aircraft and service.

HUAH
01-30-2006, 11:21 PM
You, sir, have excellent taste in aircraft and service.Yes she does!
I never appreciated the lines of the spitfire, until I saw one in real life. They were definitely one of the most beautiful planes ever produced.

BoyElroy
01-30-2006, 11:55 PM
Yeah, that's the one, horrible paint scheme though. There's another one called Black Magic at work from 1934, unfortunately I'm not allowed to post them, you'll have to take my word for it.

This is only an illustration, but I get your comment re: the paint job. Much nicer in basic black.


http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/7735/comet800x6002vc.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Hawkeye4077
04-06-2007, 06:42 PM
delete plz

Hawkeye4077
04-06-2007, 06:44 PM
My 2nd favorite:

http://img404.imageshack.us/img404/6613/napache2od5.th.jpg (http://img404.imageshack.us/my.php?image=napache2od5.jpg)

Maksim
04-06-2007, 07:40 PM
http://www.richard-seaman.com/Aircraft/AirShows/Frederick2000/B2/Closeup/B2-0830Banking-20.jpg
ooo yess! he looks really misteryous, not sexy...:)

Arik-Buka
04-06-2007, 07:59 PM
Focke Wulf 190
http://homepage.eircom.net/%7Esteven/images/fw190.jpg

http://www.btinternet.com/%7Elee_mail/Fw190-3.jpg

http://www.axishistory.com/fileadmin/user_upload/f/fw190-snow2.jpg

77RUS
04-06-2007, 08:01 PM
T-4 "Sotka"

http://www.militaryvideo.ru/e107_plugins/mediagallery_menu/showimage.php?325%2Ba%3A2%3A%7Bi%3A0%3Bs%3A4%3A%221024%22%3Bi%3A1%3Bs%3A3%3A%22768%22%3B%7D

http://www.militaryvideo.ru/e107_plugins/mediagallery_menu/showimage.php?323%2Ba%3A2%3A%7Bi%3A0%3Bs%3A4%3A%221024%22%3Bi%3A1%3Bs%3A3%3A%22768%22%3B%7D

Boyko_Borisov
04-07-2007, 05:01 AM
http://img222.imageshack.us/img222/1975/hangarqueen01tg8.jpg

Now this is what I call sexy!

ServerStalker
04-07-2007, 05:44 AM
I wish I was doing a female inspection, I mean engine inspection. :D

DanteXavier
04-07-2007, 06:13 AM
Absolutely nothing tops Flankers when it comes to sexiest/best looking aircraft.

http://img178.imageshack.us/img178/5599/indiansu30ac2.jpg
http://img153.imageshack.us/img153/6755/airsu30kindialandingcopdy5.jpg
http://img178.imageshack.us/img178/1536/chinesej11su27fightersiy3.jpg

I am thouroughly convinced that Flankers are the sexiest, best looking, most badass combat aircraft. No doubt, at least not in my mind.

toki
04-07-2007, 06:16 AM
Clean, classic, sleak:

Mirage2000
http://img295.imageshack.us/img295/1319/mirage2000da9.jpg

Rumcajs
04-07-2007, 07:21 AM
http://img153.imageshack.us/img153/9306/zzimg00012qa5.jpg
http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/721/zzimg00010mb4.jpg



http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/318/l39ms06bc9.jpg
http://img102.imageshack.us/img102/7963/l39ms04qf9.jpg


http://img85.imageshack.us/img85/9140/bmyaviationnetphotoid00352623wo6.jpg
http://img145.imageshack.us/img145/7709/bklmlf5.jpg



http://img145.imageshack.us/img145/8840/av1352dg5.jpg
http://img145.imageshack.us/img145/5499/av1352zw1.jpg
http://img145.imageshack.us/img145/127/aviab35pm9.jpg



http://img74.imageshack.us/img74/7696/000kn0201pa9.jpg
http://img102.imageshack.us/img102/9198/000aviabh1qn9.jpg

Djuice
04-07-2007, 08:27 AM
http://lushipel.wh.to/FighterPlane/03_MIG-21.jpg (http://lushipel.wh.to/FighterPlane/03_MIG-21.jpg)

Good old MIG-21... Nothing looks as beastly.

TornadoGR4A
04-07-2007, 08:52 AM
A truly sexy aircraft... (this is my first image post btw!)

http://img151.imageshack.us/img151/944/buccaneerpassun8.th.jpg (http://img151.imageshack.us/my.php?image=buccaneerpassun8.jpg)

TornadoGR4A
04-07-2007, 09:14 AM
Almost forgot the Lightning! It's all about the twin stacked Avons...

http://img177.imageshack.us/img177/7946/mhxr751biggin75aa2.th.jpg (http://img177.imageshack.us/my.php?image=mhxr751biggin75aa2.jpg)http://img241.imageshack.us/img241/8858/mhxr751biggin75ed2.th.jpg (http://img241.imageshack.us/my.php?image=mhxr751biggin75ed2.jpg)http://img241.imageshack.us/img241/9920/mhxr751biggin75fu5.th.jpg (http://img241.imageshack.us/my.php?image=mhxr751biggin75fu5.jpg)http://img241.imageshack.us/img241/5291/mhxr751biggin75np3.th.jpg (http://img241.imageshack.us/my.php?image=mhxr751biggin75np3.jpg)

http://img241.imageshack.us/img241/7039/lightningadbw7.th.gif (http://img241.imageshack.us/my.php?image=lightningadbw7.gif)

http://img241.imageshack.us/img241/1192/mhxm192biggin73um9.th.jpg (http://img241.imageshack.us/my.php?image=mhxm192biggin73um9.jpg)


http://img177.imageshack.us/img177/7848/lightningadhn4.th.gif (http://img177.imageshack.us/my.php?image=lightningadhn4.gif)

humandefence
04-07-2007, 10:36 AM
Mig 29! :)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SEUQr5I6rVs

EsoognomEhT
04-07-2007, 11:23 AM
Those jokers that said F22 need their eyes testing! Ugly as ****!

http://www.clubhyper.com/reference/images/TSR2%20003.jpg--

Molli
04-07-2007, 11:42 AM
XB-24

http://img154.imageshack.us/img154/7601/untitledgrayscale02mx3.png

Just imagine it's sleek 'n' shiny body with the perfect blue sky as a backdrop!

TornadoGR4A
04-07-2007, 12:15 PM
TSR 2 is ****. Been privileged to see it in the skin at RAF Cosford. :-)

darkninja
04-07-2007, 12:47 PM
By Far The Best Of The West!

Schfor
04-07-2007, 01:16 PM
JF-17, the newest, sexy on the show

BurnerUSA
04-07-2007, 01:18 PM
This is sexy...

25086

25087

Ezekiel25:17
04-07-2007, 01:29 PM
F86 and Mig 17 for sho!

Anthony91
04-07-2007, 01:39 PM
By Far The Best Of The West!

Agreed. The Harrier is one beautiful aircraft.

LoboCanada
04-07-2007, 02:20 PM
I love this plane (CF-104 Starfighter AKA: The Widowmaker)
http://img299.imageshack.us/img299/7065/starfighter6yt.png

but these paint jobs kick as$
http://img231.imageshack.us/img231/2716/184xy.png
http://img231.imageshack.us/img231/2465/1840dr.png

Agreed, love those planes

JanusHu
04-07-2007, 02:24 PM
I like the General Dynamics F-111.

http://www.defence.gov.au/Raaf/aircraft/images/f111/f111-headon.jpg

jango
04-08-2007, 12:53 AM
SR-71 that is sexey.

helomech
04-08-2007, 01:02 AM
////////////////////////////

helomech
04-08-2007, 01:06 AM
************************

helomech
04-08-2007, 10:24 AM
Another great aircraft from the past and it served our country well

Huhtis
04-08-2007, 11:43 AM
Mig 21, one hell of a sexy and at sametime beast looking fighter!

http://img291.imageshack.us/img291/9617/mg21parins5.jpg

http://img291.imageshack.us/img291/4774/mg21utiohjec2.jpg

http://img401.imageshack.us/img401/4121/mig21wx7.jpg

http://img255.imageshack.us/img255/927/mig21bissejem5.jpg

From what i´ve heard you have to be somekind of midget just to fit in cockpit of that beast!

Player
04-08-2007, 02:12 PM
Israeli F-16I Soufa (storm)

http://www.iaf.org.il/sip_storage/files/6/22056.jpg

http://www.iaf.org.il/sip_storage/files/7/22057.jpg

http://i5.pbase.com/o4/27/134727/1/62926667.jXErJxlR.IMG_4537_F.JPG

http://i5.pbase.com/o4/27/134727/1/62905677.bF8J28MU.IMG_4612a_F.JPG

http://k43.pbase.com/o4/27/134727/1/63114805.PxFSSMeK.IMG_4468_F.JPG

IRISH RANGER
04-08-2007, 02:23 PM
A-10 Baby!!!!!

Anthony91
04-08-2007, 02:32 PM
North American FJ Fury
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/9/9f/FJ_Fury.jpg/800px-FJ_Fury.jpg

Douglas A-1 Skyraider
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/f/fe/Skyraider_va-15.jpg/749px-Skyraider_va-15.jpg
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/5/51/AD-6_Skyraider.jpg/752px-AD-6_Skyraider.jpg
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/1/15/Skyraider_USMC.jpg

imohammed2
04-08-2007, 02:38 PM
http://saab-club.com/gallery/data/media/46/Draken_1.jpg

Elemental666
04-08-2007, 02:44 PM
Israeli AH-64D Longbows

http://img57.imageshack.us/img57/9852/13927630tr8.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img57.imageshack.us/img57/7889/18705677yf7.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img57.imageshack.us/img57/9379/40730752lt1.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

imohammed2
04-08-2007, 02:44 PM
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/39/F-15_Su30_Mir2000.jpg
SU-30 MKI..............in formation with 2 (american??) F-15s and 2 indian mirage 2000s

Anthony91
04-08-2007, 02:45 PM
BAE Sea Harrier FA2
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/e/e4/SeaHarrier.jpg/800px-SeaHarrier.jpg

imohammed2
04-08-2007, 02:46 PM
http://vayu-sena.tripod.com/pix/ExCopeIndia2004_mix-f15-mig29-01.jpg
mig-29s

f**ing tripod....
http://vayu-sena.tripod.com/exercise-cope-india-article02.html

Anthony91
04-08-2007, 02:52 PM
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/3/39/F-15_Su30_Mir2000.jpg
SU-30 MKI..............in formation with 2 (american??) F-15s and 2 indian mirage 2000s

Yeah those are US Air Force F-15C Eagles. From their tailplanes, it looks like they are from Alaska, maybe Elmendorf AFB.

Andyy
04-08-2007, 03:01 PM
http://members.lycos.nl/paulkleijnen/grafisch/bombers.jpg
B2 FTW xD

C.Pontius
04-08-2007, 03:10 PM
I like them all. woot

Andyy
04-08-2007, 03:21 PM
yhea me 2 but if I had to choose i choose the B2 :P

AFACadet
04-08-2007, 11:03 PM
A dollar to anyone who comes up with a sexier training aircraft than the T-38 :)

http://www.t6tiger.com/T38-close.jpg

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/systems/aircraft/images/t-38_talon_020709_55.jpg

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/systems/aircraft/images/19990616-f-5385s-009.jpg

Anthony91
04-09-2007, 12:16 AM
A dollar to anyone who comes up with a sexier training aircraft than the T-38 :)
http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/systems/aircraft/images/19990616-f-5385s-009.jpg

That is probably the sexiest training aircraft ever made...second goes to the T-45 Goshawk.

IraGlacialis
04-09-2007, 12:20 AM
http://photohome.com/pictures/aircraft-pictures/fighters/a-10-thunderbolt-1a.jpg
http://www.math.univ-montp2.fr/~mohamadi/dasilvaweb/A10.jpg
:D

mobius06
04-09-2007, 12:55 AM
A-109

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v432/mobius06/1sthkp153el.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v432/mobius06/agustawa109luhmalaysiahox5.jpg

http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v432/mobius06/00001sy1.jpg

Gothjod
04-09-2007, 01:06 AM
http://photohome.com/pictures/aircraft-pictures/fighters/a-10-thunderbolt-1a.jpg
http://www.math.univ-montp2.fr/~mohamadi/dasilvaweb/A10.jpg
:D


one word: Warthog

all the way!

Gothjod
04-09-2007, 01:10 AM
Sexy Paint Job!!

http://img88.imageshack.us/img88/2650/jettiger*****e6gy.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

My new screen saver.....

Midn./Patriot
04-09-2007, 01:17 AM
Are there any unsexy planes?

AFACadet
04-09-2007, 01:28 AM
Are there any unsexy planes?

Lots. For example:

http://www.fortunecity.com/tattooine/farmer/120/lysander.jpg

Sneeker
04-09-2007, 01:37 AM
http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r186/WHYphoto/F-111C-Red-Flag-06-2.jpg

http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r186/WHYphoto/EF-111A-Raven-3.jpg

http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r186/WHYphoto/F-111C-1-6SQN-1.jpg

http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r186/WHYphoto/69-7201B.jpg

http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r186/WHYphoto/69-0304A.jpg

http://i144.photobucket.com/albums/r186/WHYphoto/C27J.jpg

Why didnt you just post every A/C the OZ airforce flys???


Buy the way I do thing The F-111 is hot.
Other ac that i think are hot are pritty much The F-14 F-15 F-16 F-18A-F, The A-4 is hot as hell, The A-10 people say are ugly but I love them becuase of what they can do plus i think they are hot, The F-22 is a sweet bird I just think it has all the right lines, the F-23 would have been sweet. Lets see what else the AV-8B+ is oh so sweet. The whole Su-27 family give me a hard on. Mirage 2000 those are Super dooper.

For older birds there is somthing about the old WWII fighters that are just stunning, mabey its the fact that its the pinical of pistion ac.
The korian war era fighters are really awsome, i mean come on the F-86 F-80 the Mig-15... Wow
I love F-101 Voodoo's too, and F-104's too.

So many hot fighter so little time. I could be here all day. Im not going to even get started on any other type of aircraft.

aka DestroYA
04-09-2007, 02:10 AM
F-16, end of thread. :)

XxDrAg0nxX
04-09-2007, 03:33 AM
Sorry to say your F16 will lose to this one :D:

http://www.vader.priv.at/starwars/pics/x-wing5.jpg

Sand Man
04-09-2007, 04:30 AM
http://img222.imageshack.us/img222/1975/hangarqueen01tg8.jpg

Now this is what I call sexy!

What the heck are they doing????

Fireglow
04-09-2007, 07:33 AM
What the heck are they doing????
Waiting for ignition? :D

Aussie Sapper
04-09-2007, 07:39 AM
Lots. For example:

http://www.fortunecity.com/tattooine/farmer/120/lysander.jpg

Mate,,dont "bag" it, very good STOL aircraft,, used to drop off and pick up agents in occupied (nazi) Europe in WW2.

twt
04-09-2007, 08:33 AM
JAS 39 Gripen

http://www.actware.se/imgLib/d98_1253.jpg
http://img224.imageshack.us/img224/276/imagevaulthandler3d5b22mu7.jpg
http://img224.imageshack.us/img224/7019/jas393d5eea2jm3.jpg
http://img224.imageshack.us/img224/5222/saabjas39gripen053d6387rm0.jpg
http://img224.imageshack.us/img224/4587/08jas39missile450px3d69zg5.jpg

Schfor
04-09-2007, 09:27 AM
http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=25084&d=1175962575

http://www.ispr.gov.pk/images/23%20Mar%202007/images/19_jpg.jpg (http://www.ispr.gov.pk/images/23%20Mar%202007/images/19_jpg.jpg)

http://www.ispr.gov.pk/images/23%20Mar%202007/images/20_jpg.jpg (http://www.ispr.gov.pk/images/23%20Mar%202007/images/20_jpg.jpg)

Oneto15
04-09-2007, 04:46 PM
Quote:- A dollar to anyone who comes up with a sexier training aircraft than the T-38 :-)

Pay up AFA Cadet !!

Ronguild
04-09-2007, 04:49 PM
http://img409.imageshack.us/img409/1741/freccetricoloririat2005rs5.th.jpg (http://img409.imageshack.us/my.php?image=freccetricoloririat2005rs5.jpg)

Quote:- A dollar to anyone who comes up with a sexier training aircraft than the T-38 :-)

It is not a T-38 TALON it an italian Aermacchi MB-339 !!!

Oneto15
04-09-2007, 04:56 PM
It is not a T-38 TALON it an italian Aermacchi MB-339 !!!

I know exactly what it is, I have seen them display all over Europe .. it is my answer to AFA Cadet's challenge.

Nick_Karatzides
04-09-2007, 04:59 PM
It is not a T-38 TALON it an italian Aermacchi MB-339 !!!Ofcourse it is not a Northop T-38 Talon! It's an Aermacchi MB-339 - nobody denies - but I think Oneto15 (http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums/member.php?u=28716) was answering to AFACadet (http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums/member.php?u=2456) who said that he would pay a dollar to anyone who comes up with a sexier training aircraft than the T-38. Click HERE (http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums/showpost.php?p=2423074&postcount=168) for message #168 (http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums/showpost.php?p=2423074&postcount=168).

In my opinion, T-38 is much sexier than the MBB-339.

Nebelwerfer.
04-09-2007, 05:13 PM
Lavoshkin L-159B

http://img164.imageshack.us/img164/4440/lavoshkinl159b01wk5.th.jpg (http://img164.imageshack.us/img164/4440/lavoshkinl159b01wk5.jpg)




Lavochkin L-159B? p-) It's Aero L-39 Albatros...

Nick_Karatzides
04-09-2007, 06:05 PM
Lavochkin L-159B? p-) It's Aero L-39 Albatros...No, it's NOT an L-39 Albatros. Check HERE (http://www.fortunebiz.com/Boeingparis97/paris-modsup-L159.html), HERE (http://www.atmonline.cz/obr/l-159/img00004.jpg), HERE (http://www.repulonap.hu/html/images/L-159%2009_JPG.jpg) and HERE (http://www.letectvi.cz/letectvi/modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=2145) for more.


http://www.fortunebiz.com/Boeingparis97/fighterl-159.300.jpeg


Cheers :)

el borracho
04-09-2007, 06:14 PM
13 pages and only one pic of an F-86? I gotta fix that.

http://img520.imageshack.us/img520/4786/f86ly9.jpg
http://img520.imageshack.us/img520/9756/f86msykeszj5.jpg

Rumcajs
04-09-2007, 06:52 PM
No, it's NOT an L-39 Albatros. Check HERE (http://www.fortunebiz.com/Boeingparis97/paris-modsup-L159.html), HERE (http://www.atmonline.cz/obr/l-159/img00004.jpg), HERE (http://www.repulonap.hu/html/images/L-159%2009_JPG.jpg) and HERE (http://www.letectvi.cz/letectvi/modules.php?op=modload&name=News&file=article&sid=2145) for more.


http://www.fortunebiz.com/Boeingparis97/fighterl-159.300.jpeg


Cheers :)

on the pictures with the girls is AERO L-39C Albatros, L159A ALCA and L159B Albatros II are product of AERO Vodochody as well (not something as Lavoshkin). L-39 Albatros and L159A/B ALCA/Albatros II are different planes

Nick_Karatzides
04-09-2007, 07:04 PM
on the pictures with the girls is AERO L-39C Albatros, L159A ALCA and L159B Albatros II are product of AERO Vodochody as well (not something as Lavoshkin). L-39 Albatros and L159A/B ALCA/Albatros II are different planesYes, you are right. I was wrong. It's a Aero Vodochody L-39C Albatros. The original #184 (http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums/showpost.php?p=2423876&postcount=184) message is now correct.

IraGlacialis
04-09-2007, 08:20 PM
Are there any unsexy planes?
http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/station/assembly/superguppy/gallery/sg1_high.jpg
http://airworldchina.com/aircraft/m&c/a300600st/a300600st_04.jpg
http://airworldchina.com/aircraft/m&c/a300600st/a300600st_01.jpg

Gothjod
04-09-2007, 08:24 PM
Are there any unsexy planes?


http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/station/assembly/superguppy/gallery/sg1_high.jpg
http://airworldchina.com/aircraft/m&c/a300600st/a300600st_04.jpg
http://airworldchina.com/aircraft/m&c/a300600st/a300600st_01.jpg

Well they can be "unsexy" but when the planes rule the earth... these will be their leaders!!!!!1!!!

AFACadet
04-09-2007, 09:22 PM
In my opinion, T-38 is much sexier than the MBB-339.

Your opinion is the right one :)









Especially when I'm in it :D

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y12/afacadet/2007_0409soloII0039.jpg

muck
07-11-2007, 06:58 AM
The world's sexiest aircraft

The one and only :)

http://img4.myimg.de/allgem39a0d.jpg

Forrester
07-11-2007, 08:27 AM
Well they can be "unsexy" but when the planes rule the earth... these will be their leaders!!!!!1!!!
well some people (like me) find pregnant women sexy, so it should be with planes, this one is very pregnant...lol
My favorites:
B25 H strafer
Vought F4U-4 corsair
and "modern" the kaasjager
http://klu.tigerteam-security.net/images/North_American_F-86K_Kaasjager.jpg

PEMM
07-11-2007, 09:03 AM
In my opinion it is Brewster Buffalo:

http://img241.imageshack.us/img241/8065/finland3sm1.png (http://imageshack.us)

US navys first monoplane. In their use it was called "flying coffin" and navy wanted to get rid of it. When it entered finnish use, it was called gentlemens airplane. With these 44 planes, 432 enemy planes was shot down. One of these planes, BW-393, was credited with 41 kills in total, possibly making it the fighter aircraft with the greatest number of victories in the history of air warfare.

Forrester
07-11-2007, 09:16 AM
In my opinion it is Brewster Buffalo:

http://img241.imageshack.us/img241/8065/finland3sm1.png (http://imageshack.us)

US navys first monoplane. In their use it was called "flying coffin" and navy wanted to get rid of it. When it entered finnish use, it was called mercedes bentz and gentlemens airplane. With these 44 planes, 432 enemy planes was shot down. One of these planes, BW-393, was credited with 41 kills in total, possibly making it the fighter aircraft with the greatest number of victories in the history of air warfare.
the dutch used them in the east indies, not to much avail, the japanese new how to get rid of them easy....

PEMM
07-11-2007, 09:22 AM
Reputation in US navy came because they tried to fight japanese planes with WWI style dogfight, it wasnt actually planes fault.

Forrester
07-11-2007, 09:26 AM
Reputation in US navy came because they tried to fight japanese planes with WWI style dogfight, it wasnt actually planes fault.
for the start of wwII itwas a good plane, but slightly underpowered and sluggish didn't do well against zero's and zekes, and I guess it wouldn't do well to more modern versions of the me109
Most planes downed in one day was when the german invaded Holland, they met our 40mm bofors flak cannon, which is still used today (exept now it is radar guided) we downed most of the german air transport fleet moving paratroopers in, off course we let most of the germans get out first.... (bit too polite eh?)rofl

PEMM
07-11-2007, 09:32 AM
Finns used the plane 1941-1945. Messerschmitt bf 109 was also in finnish use, gained 667 air victories, while losing 34. But in my opinion score of brewster is more amazing.

Flyboy77
07-11-2007, 10:30 AM
MiG-29 Fulcrum
http://img458.imageshack.us/img458/930/mig29smt2pc6.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

http://img142.imageshack.us/img142/6070/mig291cd6.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Su-33 Flanker
http://img142.imageshack.us/img142/1638/su33ju5.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

F-15C Eagle
http://img142.imageshack.us/img142/9717/f15cuo5.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

F/A-18 Super Honert
http://img146.imageshack.us/img146/7541/fa181ly8.jpg (http://imageshack.us)

Abu_Elvis
07-11-2007, 05:57 PM
The future of modern air forces. Sexy in that voluptuous Anna Nicole kinda way.

http://www.fas.org/irp/program/collect/tier_2_1.jpg
It does kind of remind me of her... It got me thinking... Let's see what you guys have posted.

Intake looks like Luci Liu's eyes. Sexy...
http://kovy.free.fr/image%201024/rafale-52.jpg

Too phallic for a straight guy like me... But if you are gay, or a girl...
http://www.atmonline.cz/analyzy/superman/s-37a.jpg

Engines remind me of dolly parton's ****s
http://www.thomasgenth.de/Hendone/Me262_5.jpg

Thong... Sexy...
http://img92.imageshack.us/img92/2514/b1b1015fq.jpg

Too much like well toned male chest for me... But if it does it to you... Who am I to judge...
http://www.forum-forever.de/jagdpanzer/galerie/flug/yf23__001.jpg

Too much like that goofy... thing... from Ice Age. That's funny, not sexy.
http://img27.imageshack.us/img27/5388/eurofighter2eads10zz.jpg

3 words. Homer J. Simpson.
http://i33.photobucket.com/albums/d59/crewdog9023/c5103.jpg

Goth with 36 piercings on her face. Some find that sexy...
http://img404.imageshack.us/my.php?image=napache2od5.jpg

Gerbil urban legend x2. Disturbing...
http://img222.imageshack.us/img222/1975/hangarqueen01tg8.jpg

Poor thing has got mumps.
http://img295.imageshack.us/img295/1319/mirage2000da9.jpg

Worst nose job ever. I would find another plastic surgon.
http://lushipel.wh.to/FighterPlane/03_MIG-21.jpg

Looks like a librarian. Not very sexy. Unless she has a horse whip and high heels, and screems at you with a german accent. Then it's kinky. But still not sexy.
http://www.defence.gov.au/Raaf/aircraft/images/f111/f111-headon.jpg

Rosie O'Donnel. God save me...
http://spaceflight.nasa.gov/station/assembly/superguppy/gallery/sg1_high.jpg

Yoga hippie chick. Knows kama sutra by heart. Sexy....
http://img142.imageshack.us/img142/1638/su33ju5.jpg

This one is not very sexy, but it just cracks me up. Looks like Roger Rabbit, with the silly buck tooth smile... Aren't palestinians lucky, being bombed by such a friendly plane. If you are going to get killed, it is better to be killed by a sufa then by a frowny faced Phantom. There is less trauma.
http://www.israeli-weapons.com/weapons/aircraft/f-16i/f-16I_.jpg

LOLSUBS
07-12-2007, 01:57 AM
imo its all about the Strike Eagle.
http://img394.imageshack.us/img394/5640/strikeeagleqi9.jpg

imohammed2
07-12-2007, 02:25 AM
Beriev Bartini VVA 14 (http://www.airliners.net/search/photo.search?aircraft_genericsearch=Beriev%20Bartini%20VVA-14&distinct_entry=true)

http://aeroweb.lucia.it/rap/Monino/mon94ag_vva14_12o.jpg

looks much better with its wings on:

http://www.testpilot.ru/russia/bartini/vva/img/vva14-3.jpg

AnUbIs
07-12-2007, 03:05 AM
nothing i love more then a battle hardened A6M5 Reisen
http://www.ww2incolor.com/gallery/albums/japan/aab.jpg

They dont look as cool when their restored with shiny paint

http://kotov.ld.infoseek.co.jp/reisen.JPG

http://mitsubishi_zero.tripod.com/zimages/a6m5_4241.jpeg

number nine
07-12-2007, 03:25 AM
Sexiest, you say?

http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums/attachment.php?attachmentid=30494&stc=1&d=1184221425

;-)

Chwyatt
07-12-2007, 06:11 AM
For me, it has to be the Tornado, not only looks good, but looks like it can do the job. Style and function. Looks great at low level

http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1223628/L/

http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1191012/L/

http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1176315/L/

and from yesteryear, the Spitfire

http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1174719/L/



then again, a good photographer can make most aircraft look good

http://www.airliners.net/open.file/1018366/L/

pfcsmith1371
07-12-2007, 11:27 AM
http://www.military.cz/usa/air/post_war/xb70/xb70.jpg

Mablod
07-12-2007, 12:14 PM
Tiger Moth:

http://www.vimenn.no/multimedia/archive/00102/TIGER_MOTH_img2_102064a.jpg

Shurik1234
07-12-2007, 02:51 PM
Are we only talking military aircraft?
Because if not...

http://www.chicagoboyz.net/blogfiles/Martin-ChinaClipper2.jpg

http://www.chicagoboyz.net/blogfiles/PhillipineClipper-HongKong2.jpg

But if we're limiting it to fighting planes, my vote is for the Northrop F-5E
Or should I say, "Top Gun's Mig-28"?
http://www.airtoaircombat.com/images/f5_large.jpg

phoebus
07-12-2007, 03:42 PM
Non-military would definitely be Boeing 777-200LR p-)

http://img510.imageshack.us/img510/1357/wefrgrtt455kt2.jpg

http://img510.imageshack.us/img510/450/1178946364ci361xct3.jpg

Garryowen69th
07-12-2007, 04:43 PM
P-38 is one sexy beast, nothing quite like it, I got to see the one they pulled out of the ice from Greenland

Shurik1234
07-12-2007, 05:31 PM
If you liked the P-38, check this thing out, the Pond Racer
http://www.mojave.ca.us/museum/images/air/air-races-pond-racer-01-8.jpg
http://www.warbirdaeropress.com/articles/Taichi/01NewT/Pond_Racer_1991_top.jpg

The last drawing is for an RC model, so ignore the details, but it gives a good idea of what the plane looks like.

CombatParatrooper
07-12-2007, 06:05 PM
Not necessarily sexy, but a nice looking aircraft....


http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/b/b3/Tu-95_Bear_D.jpg

cambrai
07-12-2007, 07:07 PM
Just love this plane

Vulcan

IraGlacialis
07-12-2007, 07:14 PM
For civilian aircraft, I would have to decide between.

Lockheed 314 Clipper
http://www.brazilbrazil.com/p/planes_96.jpg
De Havilland Comet (barring all the issues with it)
http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Lab/8803/p8comvp1.jpg
Lockheed Constellation
http://www.coastcomp.com/av/fltline2/imgal50/cs.jpg

Unwired
07-13-2007, 12:41 AM
X-43
http://apod.nasa.gov/apod/image/0403/x43a2_nasa_big.jpg

Dupontfan24
07-13-2007, 02:13 AM
Hey guys, this is my first post on the site, here's my pics

Boeing RAH-66 Comanche
http://img388.imageshack.us/img388/4082/comanchejc3.jpg

Lockeed Martin F-117A
http://img388.imageshack.us/img388/1214/f117zw8.jpg

Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit
http://img388.imageshack.us/img388/986/b2db3.jpg

Lockeed Martin F-22
http://img508.imageshack.us/img508/9312/f22050221zp9.jpg


And for older aircraft:

Boeing B-29 Superfortress
http://img247.imageshack.us/img247/5804/b29fsrj0.jpg

RECON DOC
07-13-2007, 02:38 AM
Lockheed Electra.

http://www.landebahnen.de/images/flugzeuge/lockheed_electra.jpg

http://www.khs.at/laferte/Lockheed%20Electra%20%20%20.jpg


http://www.constable.ca/sd076a.jpg

http://www.daileyint.com/flying/lectra10.jpg

http://www.khs.at/laferte/Lockheed%20Electra%20.jpg

dsilva
07-13-2007, 06:36 AM
The Tupolev Tu-22M (NATO reporting name "Backfire") is a supersonic, swing-wing, long-range strategic and maritime strike bomber developed by the Soviet Union.
http://images.share27.com/388-Russian-tu-22m-3.jpg (http://www.share27.com/id388/Russian-tu-22m-3.jpg)

Code 51 50
07-13-2007, 07:25 AM
http://www.imagehosting.com/out.php/i899841_1d43d981b0.jpg http://www.imagehosting.com/out.php/i899868_nktu16001.jpg (http://www.imagehosting.com)
http://www.imagehosting.com/out.php/i899859_1226482.jpg (http://www.imagehosting.com)
http://www.imagehosting.com/out.php/i899851_tu160pilot.jpg (http://www.imagehosting.com)http://www.imagehosting.com/out.php/i899833_534debbdfd.jpg

zoot
07-13-2007, 07:36 AM
Yuk! Prop planes are abominations!

Axel Foley
07-13-2007, 08:09 AM
Embraer Super Tucano
http://i190.photobucket.com/albums/z47/Tu160bomber/AIR_Super_Tucanos_Formation_lg800x6.jpg

F14
http://i190.photobucket.com/albums/z47/Tu160bomber/TR92640x480.jpg

Mirage IVP
http://i190.photobucket.com/albums/z47/Tu160bomber/4640x480.jpg

Flanker Family
http://i190.photobucket.com/albums/z47/Tu160bomber/flanker8hi640x480.jpg

Shurik1234
07-13-2007, 09:57 AM
wootwootwootwootwootwoot
http://static.rcgroups.com/forums/attachments/3/7/0/6/6/t706591-13-thumb-seaduck.jpg

http://sarge.wheresthebeef.co.uk/Misc/Seaduck.jpg

Although this one is nice to....

http://porco.anime.ru/porco1999.jpg

yasotay
07-13-2007, 10:33 AM
The Duck!!!

Rumcajs
07-14-2007, 07:29 PM
Avia B-35/135 (1938)
http://img145.imageshack.us/img145/8840/av1352dg5.jpg
http://img145.imageshack.us/img145/127/aviab35pm9.jpg
http://img215.imageshack.us/img215/1489/av3532hd.jpg
http://img132.imageshack.us/img132/8781/av13520yx.jpg
http://img215.imageshack.us/img215/4241/b3535bt.jpg

Avia BH-1 (1919)- military trainer
http://img74.imageshack.us/img74/7696/000kn0201pa9.jpg
Avia BH-3 fighter (1921)
http://www.vinar.cz/mitte/obr/bh3w_f1.jpg
http://img74.imageshack.us/img74/303/008bh31pm5.jpg
http://img147.imageshack.us/img147/5697/pict4836ia5.jpg

Avia BH-5 military trainer (1923)

http://i.idnes.cz/07/061/maxi/NYV1b6a05_Avia_BH_5_na_zemi.jpg
http://i.idnes.cz/07/061/maxi/NYV1b69e2_Avia_BH_5_image.jpg
http://i189.photobucket.com/albums/z88/EvzenVsetecka/AviaBH-52.jpg
http://i189.photobucket.com/albums/z88/EvzenVsetecka/AviaBH-53.jpg

Rumcajs
07-14-2007, 07:40 PM
legendary trainers Zlin Trenér line, the most succesful aerobatic aircrafts in the world, the first military trainers Zlin C-5 (Z-26), C-105 (Z-126) and Z-205 (Z-226) and their civilian descendants of a lot of aerobatic world champions - Z-326, Z-526, Z-726
http://www.voodoo.cz/zlin/obr/z26.jpg
http://forum.medlanky.info/dandys/marie/z126_trener_II.jpg

http://www.aldisaero.cz/foto/Z-126_3.jpg
http://www.vztlak.cz/obrazek/z126m06b.jpg


http://img222.imageshack.us/img222/3221/05mu9.jpg (http://img222.imageshack.us/my.php?image=05mu9.jpg)
http://img225.imageshack.us/img225/9326/5858vf5.jpg (http://img225.imageshack.us/my.php?image=5858vf5.jpg)
http://img247.imageshack.us/img247/237/7485gb0.jpg (http://img247.imageshack.us/my.php?image=7485gb0.jpg)
http://img255.imageshack.us/img255/3183/0950812rg6.jpg (http://img255.imageshack.us/my.php?image=0950812rg6.jpg)
http://img225.imageshack.us/img225/7985/1066485kl0.jpg (http://img225.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1066485kl0.jpg)
http://img225.imageshack.us/img225/9525/1095560zx2.jpg (http://img225.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1095560zx2.jpg)
http://img247.imageshack.us/img247/6664/1107311hz1.jpg (http://img247.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1107311hz1.jpg)
http://img225.imageshack.us/img225/3934/1149268uc4.jpg (http://img225.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1149268uc4.jpg)
http://img207.imageshack.us/img207/7039/1155344zf1.jpg (http://img207.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1155344zf1.jpg)
http://img225.imageshack.us/img225/3636/1165004ui4.jpg (http://img225.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1165004ui4.jpg)
http://img255.imageshack.us/img255/7335/1168804yc3.jpg (http://img255.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1168804yc3.jpg)
http://www.luftfahrtmuseum.com/img/620/1998ffe/27122.jpg

http://img247.imageshack.us/img247/6190/1184973ab2.jpg (http://img247.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1184973ab2.jpg)
http://img207.imageshack.us/img207/4274/1185437vy6.jpg (http://img207.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1185437vy6.jpg)
http://img222.imageshack.us/img222/9723/1196324tz6.jpg (http://img222.imageshack.us/my.php?image=1196324tz6.jpg)

http://www.vztlak.cz/mac/obrazek/z526fgomc1.jpg
http://www.vztlak.cz/mac/obrazek/z526omcrn.jpg

http://www.vztlak.cz/mac/obrazek/z526gawsh.jpg
http://www.todayspilot.co.uk/flight_tests/images/Zlin-Z526-Trener_300.jpg

http://www.cals.lib.ar.us/miller/images/ZLI_Z726.jpg
http://www.voodoo.cz/zlin/obr/Ha-sdf1.jpg

http://www.aviation.ru/contrib/taras/Zlin-Z726-Universal.jpg

EsoognomEhT
07-14-2007, 08:41 PM
feck me, one picture of each would have sufficed!

Rumcajs
07-14-2007, 09:08 PM
feck me, one picture of each would have sufficed!

realy? so I must add much more pictures, do you want to see pictures of each types and versions of Zlins 26,126, 226, 326, 526 and 726 for sure? And from each country around the world, where the Zlins are used (about 70 countries)? So I would make special thread about that...:)

bebopandrocksteady
08-15-2007, 05:51 PM
http://i226.photobucket.com/albums/dd314/boxbenj/TwoCorsairs2oClock.jpghttp://i226.photobucket.com/albums/dd314/boxbenj/f4u7corsairprivate001mulc6.jpg
I personally think that this is the best looking plane ever made

HUMUNGUS
06-16-2008, 04:22 PM
Just a project, but still nice.

http://i122.photobucket.com/albums/o265/WDW_Megaraptor/il2fb202006-12-042015-27-48-21dotjpg

Kerrow
06-16-2008, 06:12 PM
Vickers VC-10
http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/photos/6/2/3/1089326dotjpghttp://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/photos/6/8/2/1229286dotjpghttp://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/photos/7/6/0/1002067dotjpghttp://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/photos/1/5/2/1085251dotjpg

Mackie
06-16-2008, 06:42 PM
I love bombers, especially the B2, the B1 and the Horten Ho 229.

http://greyfalcon.us/pictures/ho229Bdotjpg

Hammer27
06-16-2008, 07:56 PM
SR-71

http://lonestartimes.com/images/2008/03/sr71-blackbirddotjpg

XB-70 Valkyrie


http://www.creationstudiosnw.com/img/xb-70adotJPG

Bro Jangles
06-16-2008, 08:19 PM
for me its a tie


http://i294.photobucket.com/albums/mm112/bravo-juliet/V22tiplightsatnightdotjpg

http://i294.photobucket.com/albums/mm112/bravo-juliet/fatalbertdotjpg

AKA44
06-16-2008, 11:47 PM
Supermarine S.6B

http://img294.imageshack.us/img294/6977/s6b1024gl7dotjpg (http://imageshack.us)

ggk
06-17-2008, 02:53 AM
Beriev Bartini VVA 14 (http://www.airliners.net/search/photo.search?aircraft_genericsearch=Beriev%20Bartini%20VVA-14&distinct_entry=true)

http://aeroweb.lucia.it/rap/Monino/mon94ag_vva14_12odotjpg

looks much better with its wings on:

http://www.testpilot.ru/russia/bartini/vva/img/vva14-3dotjpg

anymore pic of this?

DanteXavier
06-17-2008, 03:12 AM
http://www.defensetech.org/images/Su-27-Flankerdotjpg

http://op-for.com/su30_01dotjpg

http://home.quicknet.nl/qn/prive/lm.broers/picswar1/su27dotjpg

http://www.defencetalk.com/pictures/data/3270/Su-30%20Mkdotjpg

http://vayu-sena-aux.tripod.com/pix/su33-3dotjpg

Flankers for the win.

bengalraider
06-17-2008, 11:58 AM
:cantbeli:THE MARUT OR HINDUSTAN AERONAUTICS HF-24

India's first indigenous fighter, built by HAL and designed by Prof Kurt Tank of Focke-Wulf fame. The aircraft first flew in 1964 and was in service till the mid-80s. a piece of history the aircraft was and will remain forever in my humble opinion a beautiful bird.

Diemaco
06-17-2008, 12:40 PM
http://www.acig.org/artman/uploads/idf-af_f-16i_253_frontdotjpg

What kind of F-16 is that ? What`s on the sides of it ?

the dutch egg
06-17-2008, 12:43 PM
It's an f-16I from the ireali airforce, they upgraded the f-16's they have for what I heard to be able to strike deep in Iran/Seria. Hence the extra feul tanks on the side of the hull.

http://www.defense-update.com/products/f/f-16I.htm

ggk
06-17-2008, 12:51 PM
http://cdn-www.airliners.net/photos/middle/5/1/5/1314515dotjpg

FuturPJ
06-17-2008, 08:05 PM
well i think we know the what the safest plane is...

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/7/7d/Air_Force_One_over_Mt._Rushmoredotjpg

Bro Jangles
06-18-2008, 12:20 AM
well i think we know the what the safest plane is...



volvo's are safe but they dont win no beauty contests. this on the other hand, power is sexy.

matthew.manhorn
06-18-2008, 04:51 AM
sexiest
propeller: ME-109 / Mustang
single engine jet fighter: Mig-23
twin engine jet fighter: SU-27
strategic bomber: TU-95 due to its sexy turboprops

ugliest
propeller: spitfire, i just don't like its round wings
single engine jet fighter: f-16, it reminds me of a Porsche Boxster! Which is for whiny pro-western countries like Taiwan who can't afford real American aircrafts like F-15 (Porsche Carrera) but still wants to buy cheap American planes/F-16 (Boxster) in order to showoff!
twin engine jet fighter: SU-47, it's simply ugly
strategic bomber: dunno

Clave
06-18-2008, 04:56 AM
Spitfires are not ugly! :bash:

Forrester
06-18-2008, 07:41 AM
volvo's are safe but they dont win no beauty contests. this on the other hand, power is sexy.
why?http://images.autoscoops.nl/volvo/volvos40rdesign_1dotjpg
nothing wrong with Volvo....lol I'm a proud owner:)

RSone
06-18-2008, 07:43 AM
sexiest
propeller: ME-109 / Mustang
single engine jet fighter: Mig-23
twin engine jet fighter: SU-27
strategic bomber: TU-95 due to its sexy turboprops

ugliest
propeller: spitfire, i just don't like its round wings
single engine jet fighter: f-16, it reminds me of a Porsche Boxster! Which is for whiny pro-western countries like Taiwan who can't afford real American aircrafts like F-15 (Porsche Carrera) but still wants to buy cheap American planes/F-16 (Boxster) in order to showoff!
twin engine jet fighter: SU-47, it's simply ugly
strategic bomber: dunno

Oh, the Irony of comparing American fighterplanes to German cars...:)

Forrester
06-18-2008, 07:48 AM
http://www.strangemilitary.com/images/content/109020dotjpg

fokker G1
http://cdn-www.airliners.net/aviation-photos/middle/8/0/1/1323108dotjpg
F4U 4 corsair, too bad of that stupid redd bull advertisement on the other hand, they pay to keep em flying....

http://www.strijdbewijs.nl/birds/b25/B25H20dotjpg

http://www.strijdbewijs.nl/birds/b25/vuurdotjpg

B25 Mitchell (H and J version)

Alfacentori
06-18-2008, 07:59 AM
In my biased Aussie opinion the sexiest plane is a F111C and without a doubt the best sounding is a Rolls Royce Merlin V12 engine from a Supermarine Spitfire! :)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HX629ZjWD68

Alfa

RSone
06-18-2008, 08:02 AM
Ah yes the G1. Nice plane, too bad none survived the war. There's a replica at Soesterberg Airbase if i'm correct, and a group of enthousiasts are in the process of building a functioning/flying one. I heard it's design influenced the P38. It was pretty heavily armed as well, 8 machine guns in the nose, one in the back and 400 kg of bombs.