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Taken 8-Jun-02
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Dimensions995 x 663
Original file size229 KB
Image typeJPEG
Color spaceAdobe RGB (1998)
Date taken8-Jun-02 12:27
Date modified29-May-19 15:05
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon PowerShot G1
Focal length7 mm
Max lens aperturef/2
Exposure1/500 at f/6.3
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias0 EV
Metering modeCenter-weighted average
2002 0608.0637a

2002 0608.0637a

Lockheed F-117A 'Nighthawk' stealth fighter-bomber. `HO` af86?-791 'Black Sheep' Squadron' 8th Fighter Squadron; 49th Fighter Wing, Holloman AFB, NM.

The last F-15A Eagle departed Holloman 5 June 1992, ending 14 years of Eagle operations. On 9 May 1992, four F-117A stealth fighters from Tonopah arrived at Holloman with the 49th Fighter Wing taking over as the only stealth fighter wing in the world. Also, German Air Force F-4F Phantom IIs training was transferred to Holloman, from the closing George AFB, California, the mission being assigned to the 9th Fighter Squadron, in May 1992 (the 9th became an F-117A squadron in July 1993, GAF training being assigned to the re-activated 20th Fighter Squadron. [wiki]

Photo by Craig on Saturday, June 08, 2002 at the Fargo AirSho.