Taken 28-Jul-11
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Category:Transportation
Subcategory:Airplanes
Subcategory Detail:Military
Keywords:2011, AirVenture, EAA, F-16, Runway, overrun
Photo Info

Dimensions2323 x 1555
Original file size1.26 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken28-Jul-11 09:18
Date modified11-Aug-11 17:50
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeSONY
Camera modelDSLR-A200
Focal length280 mm
Focal length (35mm)420 mm
Max lens aperturef/6.3
Exposure1/500 at f/6.3
FlashNot fired, compulsory mode
Exposure bias0 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Normal
ISO speedISO 250
Metering modePattern
F-16 Incident

F-16 Incident

Photos by guest photographer: Cornelis deKoe

The pilot can be seen running from the F-16 shortly after it came to a stop. This is a reminder of the old adage "I'm a bomb expert, if you see me running TRY to keep up!!" Most didn't heed this advice and instead ran towards the F-16 to see what happened.

Jets carry Hydrazine to power the APU in case of engine failure to maintain hydraulics and electric. Hydrazine is a chemical that can kill within a minute if it is breathed or if it gets on your skin. It would be wise to follow the pilot's lead and RUN!!!!.