BF-1 Testing

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Ztex

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Unread post06 Jun 2008, 04:50

BF-1 was on the prowl today. Taxi testing is underway.

Pics over at Fence Check

http://www.fencecheck.com/forums/index.php/topic,689.msg191361.html#msg191361
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Unread post20 Sep 2008, 22:43

Ztex wrote:BF-1 was on the prowl today. Taxi testing is underway.

Pics over at Fence Check

http://www.fencecheck.com/forums/index.php/topic,689.msg191361.html#msg191361



ought to see it when it fly's over my house, some times it sure makes a sound like those F-18's on the back side of the power curve.
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Unread post21 Sep 2008, 01:52

F16JOAT wrote:
Ztex wrote:BF-1 was on the prowl today. Taxi testing is underway.

Pics over at Fence Check

http://www.fencecheck.com/forums/index.php/topic,689.msg191361.html#msg191361



ought to see it when it fly's over my house, some times it sure makes a sound like those F-18's on the back side of the power curve.


you should have seen or heard AA-1 today, I got a JOAP sample on it this afternoon.
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Unread post21 Sep 2008, 01:54

How about some pics?
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Unread post21 Sep 2008, 07:21

Pardon my ignorance on the matter, but what are the side opening doors for just aft of the lift fan?
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Unread post21 Sep 2008, 07:46

parrothead wrote:Pardon my ignorance on the matter, but what are the side opening doors for just aft of the lift fan?


Aux. intake doors for the engine.
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Unread post21 Sep 2008, 07:55

sferrin wrote:
parrothead wrote:Pardon my ignorance on the matter, but what are the side opening doors for just aft of the lift fan?


Aux. intake doors for the engine.


Thanks for clearing up a scorching case of brain lock :D
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Unread post07 Oct 2008, 18:55

Video of BF-1 in flight with Doors open:

http://www.jsf.mil/video/f35test/BF-1_F ... s_Open.wmv
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Unread post07 Oct 2008, 23:26

Pretty cool video, how in blazes did you get it?
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Unread post08 Oct 2008, 20:15

The website, jsf.mil is in the public domain. I check every once in while to see if there is any new info. I worked for LM for nearly 5 years so I like to follow JSF's progress.
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Unread post10 Oct 2008, 01:48

Wow... it really slows down when everything opens up and vice versa.

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