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Strike Package 111V-B.
A strike package is a group of aircraft with different capabilities that are launched together to perform a single attack mission. It is a combined arms effort in the air.
General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark
The F-111 was replaced in USAF service by the F-15E Strike Eagle for medium-range precision strike missions, while the supersonic bomber role has been assumed by the B-1B Lancer.
The Package Q Airstrike was the largest airstrike of the Persian Gulf War, and the largest strike of F-16s in military history. Many aircraft including the F-117 were used to attack targets in Baghdad, which was the most heavily defended area of Iraq. The same target was hit several times by F-117, and the last package consisted of 17 F-111F on the 19th day of the war.
The main target of the strike was the Tuwaitha Nuclear Research Center near Baghdad,
originally posted by: Phoenix
a reply to: crankyoldman
Just want to add some oddities of SW incident I've noticed.
Damage is only to intake nacelle 18" to 24" in front of turbine blades - no way blade failure caused nacelle damage IMHO
CFM-56 is not known to fail intake nacelle due intake suction.
Photos show no penetration of engine casing at fan blade area at all - should be at least fist sized hole or larger - no sign that in photos.
Broken window is at trailing edge of main wing - likely 16' or more back from intake shroud.
Anyway enough questionable anomalies here even without Q drops to question the mechanics of the incident without resorting to external causes.
originally posted by: crankyoldman
originally posted by: The GUT
originally posted by: Skyfloating
Future proves past. Future proves Q.
Kim went silent and peaceful months ago. The deal was made months ago.
What comes next is merely posturing for a media that is way behind.
I have to admit that pushes back some skepticism. If this deal goes through, I'll buy a Q t-shirt and wear it on my next trip.
There is a magic moment in here we should not miss. At the Galactic Peace Prize press conference, Dennis "the worm" Rodman will be present. Presumably he handed Kim the Q cypher key code with the now legendary copy of the Art of the Deal on his visit. Dennis Rodman the statesman
originally posted by: 0bserver1
a reply to: texasgirl
It's absolutely true, people start making connections.
But will Kim grand freedom to those in prison while the talks are over or will the country free itself?