The F-35 Joint Strike Fighter is looking like a very costly mistake for the U.S. military.
How costly? According to an analysis by ThinkProgress, the money spent on the F-35 would be enough to buy every homeless person in the country a mansion.
The Launching of the Aircraft Carrier HMS Indefatigable at Glasgow, Scotland, 8 December 1942 [800 × 606]
Mail delivery Snowmobiles in the Khabarovsk Territory, 1983 [800 × 536]
Gorgeous bird: B-25 Mitchell flying over Inglewood, California, circa 1941. Big enough to read the gunner’s baseball cap, and in true color to boot. [5600x4200](x-post r/Hi_Res).
Capt. Rosemary Bryant Mariner c.1976 [470x640]
F-177A Stealth Fighters line a runway while deploying to Saudi Arabia during Operation Desert Shield, 1992 [1830x2850]