I'm not sure if its a real life airplane, but I feel like I have seen it somewhere:

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It looks similiar to the F-117 Nighthawk, pictured below, but it is definitely not this:

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  • $\begingroup$ That's a pretty stupid way of using a stealth bomber, ouch. $\endgroup$ Jun 2, 2018 at 13:42
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    $\begingroup$ @JörgWMittag Funny thing is they'd probably use a B-52 for an operation like that, but few would recognize it, and they fly too high for dramatic shots like this. I noted the movie Cloverfield also used a B-2 for dramatic effect $\endgroup$
    – Machavity
    Jun 2, 2018 at 15:01
  • $\begingroup$ @Machavity Granted, the B-2 with its 50,000 ft service ceiling doesn't exactly fly low, either. $\endgroup$
    – reirab
    Jun 3, 2018 at 6:07
  • $\begingroup$ @JörgWMittag, why would you say so? In the movie they are attempting to drop bombs on 3 very large animals and want to avoid being seen? $\endgroup$
    – K Split X
    Jun 4, 2018 at 0:59
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    $\begingroup$ @KSplitX: Because the purpose of the B-2 is stealth, and they are flying around low and slow in broad daylight. If they want to avoid being seen, they are doing almost everything wrong that they could possibly do wrong. I mean, the guy in the third screenshot is clearly looking directly at the bomber: not being seen 100% FAIL. The underside of the plane is painted black to be hard to see against the night sky, it is easy to spot against the blue day sky. It is designed to fly very high outside of normal visual range. $\endgroup$ Jun 4, 2018 at 1:09

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Northrup Grumman B2 Spirit stealth bomber.enter image description here

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    $\begingroup$ This answer would be improved by showing the B2 from similar angles to the pictures above $\endgroup$
    – Richard
    Jun 2, 2018 at 20:20
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    $\begingroup$ @Richard Did you look at the OP's third picture? $\endgroup$
    – Pilothead
    Jun 3, 2018 at 1:15
  • $\begingroup$ I did, but they've shown it from various angles. $\endgroup$
    – Richard
    Jun 3, 2018 at 7:44

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