OK, then what's the PRETTIEST military aircraft (non-Viper)

Military aircraft - Post cold war aircraft, including for example B-2, Gripen, F-18E/F Super Hornet, Rafale, and Typhoon.
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Unread post01 Oct 2018, 21:33

B-1B

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Spitfire

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Sea Fury
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Lockheed A-12 (the SR-71's second canopy makes it uglier than this)

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Me-262

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De Havilland Mosquito

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Unread post01 Oct 2018, 23:20

The wooden wonder was a technical masterpiece.

But all out, I'd go for the F-104 or A-5 Vigilante.
But I have a sweet spot for the Mirage 2000 series. (But they drink fuel. Always wondered what a Mirage 2000 with a P&W or GE engine might be like.)
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Unread post30 Nov 2018, 04:01

Need I say more
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Unread post07 Jul 2019, 00:14

B-29, one of the coolest looking WWII bombers.
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Unread post04 Aug 2019, 16:56

The mighty F-15.
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Unread post09 Aug 2019, 22:44

Fw 190 D-13

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Unread post10 Aug 2019, 18:12

Nick name needle fit well:
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Unread post11 Aug 2019, 15:47

The mighty F-14 Tomcat, and in VF-84 colors!



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Unread post11 Aug 2019, 23:44

milosh wrote:Nick name needle fit well:

Indeed!
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Though it is hard to get any better than this couple. Venezuela and (possibly) Turkey are the only countries I know where destiny's whims may allow for such an improbable combination.
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Unread post16 Jan 2020, 21:43

I know I'm late to the party, but:

Saab J-35 Draken in Austrian Air Force colors
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And if we were strict, since we are in the "Modern Military Aircraft" section, the most beautiful (IMO) among the jets in production today:

Dassault Rafale, the French mistress you dream about even though you can't afford her :D
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