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Old 09-17-2021, 06:36 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by Bagadeez04 View Post
As I did, the thunderous sound of fighter jets overhead broke the relative quiet. Two of them were maneuvering very high up and could be seen as tiny black F-15(?) silhouettes darting in and out of clouds, sometimes emitting contrails when performing sharp turns. I considered it fitting to briefly catch a glimpse of these machines on this particular anniversary of 9/11. They then jetted off and out of sight to the northeast.
Those were most likely F-35 fighters from the Vermont National Guard base in Burlington. Or possibly the F-15C out of Westfield-Barnes Regional Airport, MA. I also heard them during the 90 mile canoe race throughout the weekend. The sounds of freedom.....
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