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The design of the U.S. Air Force Memorial includes three stainless steel spires that soar 270 feet high and represent contrails of the Air Force Thunderbirds as they disperse in a "bomb burst" maneuver. The Memorial is located just outside of Washington DC in Arlington, VA. Enjoy the following photos and learn more.
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Honor Guard Statue
The U. S. Air Force Memorial includes an 8 foot tall bronze Honor Guard statue to represent the men and women who serve in the U.S. Air Force.
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Glass Contemplation Wall
The Glass Contemplation Wall at the U. S. Air Force Memorial is a place for visitors to pay tribute to fallen airmen.
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Runway to Glory
The U. S. Air Force Memorial entrance includes a paved Runway to Glory.
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This is a model of an aerial view of the U. S. Air Force Memorial.
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Night View of the U.S. Air Force Memorial
The U. S. Air Force Memorial will be beautiful and fully illuminated at night.
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Air Force Thunderbirds Bomb Burst
The three spires were modeled after this image of contrails of the Air Force Thunderbirds as they disperse in a "bomb burst" maneuver.
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Visitors bring beautiful wreaths to place in remembrance of members of the U. S. Air Force.Continue to 9 of 9 below.
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U.S. Air Force Memorial
The U.S. Air Force Memorial is a special memorial and a great addition to the monuments in Washington, DC.