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Super Hornet called the Rhino because of protrusion on front of
The F-18 Super Hornet is also called the “Rhino” because of a rhino-like protrusion on the front part of the aircraft’s radome. Pictured here an F/A-18F Super Hornet, assigned to the "Bounty Hunters" of Strike Fighter Squadron Two (VFA-2), conducts a training flight over the Pacific Ocean near the coast Southern California.

Photo by: Midshipman John Ivancic, U.S. Navy photo by Midshipman John Ivancic, US Navy/RELEASED/June 14, 2005 |  VIRIN: 050614-N-0000I-003.JPG