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RAAF Hawk 127 buzzing downtown and beaches
« on: March 12, 2018, 19:50:00 »
Looks like it was a blast.

https://youtu.be/RXkAxviBAtg


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Re: RAAF Hawk 127 buzzing downtown and beaches
« Reply #1 on: March 12, 2018, 21:31:25 »
That was pretty darn cool...

Thanks for taking 45 minutes away from my life, as I went from that cool video to another, and another, and another...sigh.  It's 7:30pm already?   damnit.  Thanks Jolly  ;)
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Re: RAAF Hawk 127 buzzing downtown and beaches
« Reply #2 on: March 12, 2018, 22:54:07 »
Looks like it was a blast.

Just one - what's the Australian equivalent of a Canada Goose? probably some sort of huge, poisonous, reptilian, flying spider - away from a multiple-fatality blast.

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Re: RAAF Hawk 127 buzzing downtown and beaches
« Reply #3 on: March 12, 2018, 23:20:24 »
Well, there is that.   :nod:

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Re: RAAF Hawk 127 buzzing downtown and beaches
« Reply #4 on: March 13, 2018, 05:40:21 »
Just one - what's the Australian equivalent of a Canada Goose? probably some sort of huge, poisonous, reptilian, flying spider - away from a multiple-fatality blast.

Wedgetail Eagle.  Thankfully, not native to that part of Australia (I think).  Those things are big.
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« Reply #5 on: March 13, 2018, 12:49:18 »
Wedgetail Eagle.  Thankfully, not native to that part of Australia (I think).  Those things are big.

With scaly wings, toxic fangs, and the ability to spin webs capable of snaring kangaroo-sized prey, right?

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Re: RAAF Hawk 127 buzzing downtown and beaches
« Reply #6 on: March 13, 2018, 23:28:59 »
With scaly wings, toxic fangs, and the ability to spin webs capable of snaring kangaroo-sized prey, right?

Haha...sure.
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Re: RAAF Hawk 127 buzzing downtown and beaches
« Reply #7 on: March 13, 2018, 23:58:42 »
With scaly wings, toxic fangs, and the ability to spin webs capable of snaring kangaroo-sized prey, right?

Well, no. But they have been known to swoop on and carry off small pets.