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Rafale, Typhoon, F-35A Lightning II, F-22A Raptor are the good guys. F-15E and T-38(Mig-29) Black Talons are the bad guys.
Rafale, Typhoon, F-35A Lightning II, F-22A Raptor are the good guys. F-15E and T-38(Mig-29) Black Talons are the bad guys.
Disappointing picture as the Strike Eagle is the least interesting plane in the formation.
Disappointing picture as the Strike Eagle is the least interesting plane in the formation.
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The Raptors and Black Talons are from Joint Base Langeley-Eustice in Virgina, Tail Code FF for First Fighter.

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The Lightnings are from Elgin Air Force Base Florida, Tail Code EG.

The Strike Eagles are from Mountain Home Air Force Base in Idaho, Tail Code MO. 

Again with the old news F-15E in the way.
Again with the old news F-15E in the way.
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The T-38C Talons are normally flown by JBLE Raptor pilots to keep their flight hours up. In this case the are the perfect adversary, it’s Raptor pilots flying the Talons against the blue force.

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Atlantic Trident is a biannual meet up of French, British, and American high end fighters, they fly out of Langley, Virgina at JBLE.

http://www.jble.af.mil/News/Tag/87329/atlantic-trident-17/

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These next three are from last month, included to show how big or small the Raptor or Talon is.

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The last time they flew together, but without the F-35

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The next ones are over Syria this month.

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These are JBLE Raptors at an airshow this week.

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