The Sad Result of Military Cutbacks?

I have a buddy who used to be in the Air Force. He once told me that they called the single engine F-16 ‘Lawn Darts’ for their lack of a redundant engine. This picture indicates another concern for pilots of the plane.
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7 responses to “The Sad Result of Military Cutbacks?”

  1. rovingardener Avatar

    Never seen that one before. Worked in Phase Docks at Hill AFB. The dorsal fins usually got two or three of us a week. Bastard thing.
    The little beast is just a conflagration of wires, chafing continuously, whether moving or not.

  2. Rust-MyEnemy Avatar

    Does anyone else think of Mickey Mouse in a gas mask?

    1. P161911 Avatar

      No, but now I have an ad for Disneyworld at the bottom of the page.

  3. Deartháir Avatar

    Hey hey hey, that's not politically correct. You sh–
    Oh wait. You said flag

    1. Thrashy Avatar

      What does does it mean!?

  4. Goingincirclez Avatar

    When did ACME start pursuing military contracts? The AirForce could learn a lot from Wile E.

  5. FreeMan Avatar

    I saw one of those on the back of a (not-so-)smart car once.
    Doesn't have much to do with the post, just wanted to tell you…