Heartland AFW - Offutt Air Show

Saturday, Aug. 16th - Mike Bruening and I spend the
  last few hours of the Defenders of Freedom Open
  House & Air Show
at Offutt Air Force base viewing
  some displays, numerous aircrafts and a couple
  of Air Demo: C-17 & the Thunderbirds.
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Airplanes on Display - F16, C-17

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F-15 Eagle* C-17 Globemaster III*

Ground Display
  This is two of many military, Air and Space related exhibits & display on the airbase’s Tarmac

T. H. O. R

The Heartland
Organization of
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Air Force Weather

Field weather
 Station on Display
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Airplanes on Display - B-1B, KC-10, U-2

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B-1B Lancer* (bomber) KC-10 Extender* ..
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.. tanker & cargo View from K-10 "Entrance" - B-B1 seen in Middle photo the Cargo Area
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Passage area View from Exit - Warbirds - left & U-2 * U-2 pilot fight suit  
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C-17 Flight Demonstration
  It one impressive plane, including its short runway take off and landing capabilities 

Flyby & Climb :24
Turning :27
  Also see C-17 Demo video 6:21 @ Airshowbuzz.com Mike watching

Air Force Thunderbirds
 It were difficult to photograph the fast moving Thunderbirds . They always put a fast paste show.

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Introducing the pilots & Prep Sweep Taxing to Takeoff :12
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Airplanes & Motorcycle - F22. Air Force 'Bike', C-5

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F-22 Raptor* F22 from C-5
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Do Something Amazing Motorcycle display C-5 Galaxy* Side & back Me @ Back ramp
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Mike take a rest walk thru the C-5* & out the front.
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*That Aircraft Fact sheet

Heartland Air Force Week - Offutt Air Show

Based on Gallery by MINO STUDIO

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