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F-22A Raptor
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The F-22 Raptor is a new breed of super-fighter for the 21st century. With its stealth, supersonic cruise, agility and advanced integrated avionics, it will dominate the skies over any future battlefield and bring unequaled capability into the hands of America’s Air Force fighter pilots.
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The F-22 is the first production aircraft with the ability to super cruise – flying at supersonic speeds without the use of afterburners.
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F-22A Raptor Dan Buchanan's flying colors
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Dan lost his ability to walk in the mid 80's but he flies as the best on many airshows
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Dan's landing Thunderbirds F-16 Falcon display
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It was the Dutch F-16 display team flying in an Edwards AFB F-16 
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In the Netherlands they fly a special painted F-16, click here to see how it looks (under on page)
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Although it looks spectacular the show of the demoteam contains manoeuvres which can occure during normal operational missions with the F16. The spectacular part of the show is that al of these manoeuvres are linked together in a smooth looking show. That is also the extra strain for the demo pilot to execute all these manoeuvres in a short period of time.
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During these manoeuvres the body of the demo pilot is exposed to enormous positive and negative G forces. The dutch demo pilot gives an impression of the manoeuvrabillity of the F16 in general and also the skills which every Royal Netherlands Airforce F16 pilot has mastered.
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