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F18 Breaks The Speed of Sound During Carrier Flyby

An F/A-18C breaks the speed of sound, leaving behind the tell tale and infamous “Sonic Boom”. Model: F/A-18C Hornet Developed from: McDonnell Douglas National origin: United States Manufacturer: McDonnell Douglas / Boeing Northrop Primary users: United States Navy, United States Marine Corps, Royal Australian Air Force, Spanish Air Force Unit cost: US$29–57 million (2006)