Tagged With f-15

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Two F-15s scrambled from Portland to meet Alaska Airlines flight 819 in the middle of the Pacific last night because there was supposedly a hijacker on board. A hijacker probably named Mike Crotch, because there was really no hijacker at all — the whole thing was the result of a prank call.

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This is Atlantis, launching for the last time from Cape Canaveral, as two F-15E Strike Eagles watch from the distance. One of the most beautiful photos I've seen of a space shuttle launch.

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When I first saw this image in all its pixelated glory I thought it was a screenshot of an 8-bit combat jet game. Then I realised that there's nothing that Lego blocks can't do.