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December 18, 2010
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Make
NIKON CORPORATION
Model
NIKON D60
Shutter Speed
1/1000 second
Aperture
F/5.3
Focal Length
145 mm
ISO Speed
100
Date Taken
Jul 18, 2009, 11:52:58 AM
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Microsoft Windows Photo Gallery 6.0.6001.18000
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Nimrod MR4 by tobyone1985 Nimrod MR4 by tobyone1985
RIAT 2009, cropped. re cropped
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:iconpearwood:
pearwood Nov 29, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Sweet.  The crop looks good.
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:iconadam-walker:
Adam-Walker Nov 28, 2013  Student Writer
Good shot. And this is precisely why you got a watch from me.
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:icongulfkiller101:
beautiful plane, a vangaurd againt soviet submarines, what possessed the government to retire these beauties?
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:iconmichaelwehar:
MichaelWehar Jan 22, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
I like this photo! :D
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:iconphotobeast:
I have to say, it kind of uglys of the smooth lines of the Comet
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:icontobyone1985:
tobyone1985 Jan 12, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
oddly ive always thought the nimrod was the more attractive aircraft.
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:iconphotobeast:
For me, the bulge, I assume for more equipment, along with the stabilizers detract for me. The Comet had a smooth nose line, even if the wings seemed more like they where off a Piper Cub, then a modern jet design
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:icontobyone1985:
tobyone1985 Jan 12, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
haha yheer i have to say ive been luck enougth to see both fly, and theres just a sence of power about the nimrod that attracts me, to be fiar the comet was one of the more stunning aircraft ive ever seen, up there with concord on the civi front
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:iconphotobeast:
And it doesn't have windows that causes metal fatigue and explosive decompression?
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:icontobyone1985:
tobyone1985 Jan 12, 2011  Hobbyist Photographer
thankfuly no.
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