Crosswind Images | Military Aviation | EA-6B Prowler
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Taken 20-Feb-13
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Dimensions5000 x 3332
Original file size7.59 MB
Image typeJPEG
Color spacesRGB
Date taken20-Feb-13 15:24
Date modified26-Feb-13 00:56
Shooting Conditions

Camera makeCanon
Camera modelCanon EOS-1D Mark IV
Focal length500 mm
Max lens aperturef/4
Exposure1/1000 at f/4.5
FlashNot fired
Exposure bias+1/2 EV
Exposure modeAuto
Exposure prog.Shutter priority
ISO speedISO 100
Metering modePattern
EA-6B Prowler

EA-6B Prowler

Farewell And Adieu

The venerable Grumman EA-6B "Prowler" electronic warfare platform which is soon to be replaced fleet-wide by the Boeing EF-18G "Growler"

900 is the "Color Bird" from VAQ-129 "Vikings" based at Whidbey Island, Washington.

Photographed at Naval Air Facility El Centro, California in February of 2013.