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Breaking barriers
Capt. Samuel Larson, F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team commander, breaks the sound barrier during the Air Power over Hampton Roads air show at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va., May 6, 2023. F-22 engines produce more thrust than any current fighter engine; the combination of sleek aerodynamic design and increased thrust allows the F-22 to cruise at supersonic airspeeds. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Chloe Shanes)

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Photo by: Senior Airman Chloe Shanes |  VIRIN: 230506-F-BD665-8750.JPG