Sunday, November 04, 2007


SJS put together a quite nice video for the Valour-IT fundraiser/competition. It's really very good, you should check it out. Good music by Al Stewart and some excellent footage, including some prop plane pr0n. Fokker tri-wing, Sopwith Camel, Mustang, Hellcat, cropped wing Spitfire, it's all there.

His title got me thinking about the best. ending. ever. to a movie. Kinda hard to top fighter jets flying off into the sunset with some rock music.

(Sadly no embed so you'll hafta follow the link.)

Of course, I can't let Navy planes have the last word, so here's what some real fighters look and sound like, with some help from Van Halen:

There's just something about a pair of P&W F100s that makes Van Halen sound that much better.