Just WTF are these? Visible from the trolley, Blue line to San Ysidro. Photo by Patty Jones, taken from the trolley window.

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john July 15, 2011 at 3:21 pm

“Just WTF are these…?”

Can’t say for sure but they appear to be drop tanks, carried by fighter and attack aircraft in stores/hard points under their wing or belly for extra fuel for long missions. They don’t actually drop them but they can in an emergency. They’d be empty there of course.

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