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William Munger Collection _000028 by San Diego Air & Space Museum Archives on Flickr.

Repository: San Diego Air and Space Museum ArchiveWilliam Munger worked for the Granville Brothers on several projects, including the Gee Bees. This collection documents his life in aviation.

An F-35A aircraft slated for Operational Test at Nellis AFB, Nev., completes a check flight from the Fort Worth, Texas, F-35 factory Oct. 15, 2012.

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  1. Camera: Nikon D3s
  2. Aperture: f/10
  3. Exposure: 1/640th
  4. Focal Length: 70mm

F-35A in Flight

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F-35B test aircraft BF-3 flies with the weapon bay doors open on Dec. 19, 2011.

via  Lockheed Martin

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  1. Camera: Nikon D3x
  2. Aperture: f/5
  3. Exposure: 1/640th
  4. Focal Length: 120mm

F-35B test aircraft BF-1 flight in short takeoff/vertical landing (STOVL) mode on Jan. 5, 2012.

via Lockheed Martin

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  1. Camera: Nikon D3x
  2. Aperture: f/5.6
  3. Exposure: 1/800th
  4. Focal Length: 58mm

F-35B Aerial Refueling

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  1. Camera: Nikon D800
  2. Aperture: f/8
  3. Exposure: 1/1000th
  4. Focal Length: 96mm

High Angle of Attack Testing


F-35A test aircraft AF-4 flies a high angle of attack (AOA) mission Nov. 3. The F-35 is designed to fly to a 50 degree angle of attack, which was achieved on the fourth AOA test mission. The aircraft has an emergency spin chute installed to help return the aircraft to controlled flight in the case that AOA test push the aircraft out of flight control limits.

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  1. Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  2. Aperture: f/6.3
  3. Exposure: 1/1000th
  4. Focal Length: 96mm

An F-35A aircraft slated for Operational Test at Nellis AFB, Nev., completes a check flight from the Fort Worth, Texas, F-35 factory Oct. 15, 2012.

(via Lockheed Martin on Flickr.)

(Source: bassman5911)

  1. Camera: Nikon D3s
  2. Aperture: f/9
  3. Exposure: 1/640th
  4. Focal Length: 60mm

F-35A test aircraft AF-3 executes a barrel roll over the California desert, June 2012.

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Lockheed Martin test pilot Bill Gigliotti flies F-35B production aircraft BF-7 on its first flight Dec. 21, 2011. The short takeoff/vertical landing aircraft will be delivered to the U.S. Marine Corps after completing initial checkout flights at Lockheed Martin’s facility in Fort Worth, Texas.

(via Lockheed Martin on Flickr.)

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  1. Camera: Nikon D3s
  2. Aperture: f/6.3
  3. Exposure: 1/800th
  4. Focal Length: 52mm