Image of a F-94A Starfire of another Starfire sometime late 1952 or early 1953. The Starfire was the first production fighter to be equiped with an afterburner.

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1950s, aircraft, airforce, fighter, flight, jet, korea, military, plane

My photographs are not always technically correct, I tend to break the rules but I do that knowing what the rules are and having a reason to do so. My photographic images are what and how I see the world around me in my minds eye—they are who I am.

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  • Mark Weaver
    Mark Weaverover 6 years ago

    neat, my dad was a radar tech on the 94’s. cool to see one in the air.

  • I’m not sure if my dad took this picture or if it is a picture of him. He was a pilot assigned to the 318th fighter interceptor squadron at McChord AFB from 1952, 1953. Captain Robert S. Pingree

    – Bryan Peterson

  • Prasad
    Prasadover 6 years ago

    Fantastic capture, Bryan

  • johno4280
    johno4280over 6 years ago

    Well done for keeping these great images from the dark.

  • dogbreath
    dogbreathover 6 years ago

    this is a great shot!..thanks for sharing this

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