This is what we call a badass formation. The image was taken in 1956 above the coast of Florida overlooking the Gulf of Mexico.

Photo credit: J. R. Eyerman/LIFE

We have tried to identify them all. You will find the list bellow.

1. Lockheed F-94C Starfire

2. Northrop F-89H Scorpion

3. North American QF-80A

4. North American T-33

5. Republic F-84F Thunderstreak

6. North American F-86H Sabre

7. North American F-100A Super Sabre

8. Convair F-102A Delta Dagger

9. Republic RF-84F Thunderflash

10. Republic F-84G Thunderjet

11. North American F-86D Sabre Dog

12. Boeing B-52 Stratofortress

13. Convair C-131 Samaritan

14. Fairchild C-119 Flying Boxcar

15. Douglas C-124 Globemaster II

16. Martin B-57 Canberra

17. Douglas B-66 Destroyer

18. North American B-45 Tornado

19. Lockheed RC-121C

20. Boeing KC-97 Stratotanker

21. Boeing B-47 Stratojet

22. Convair B-36 Peacemaker

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