diverterless supersonic inlet

Remembering the F-16 fighter jet modified to test the F-35’s diverterless supersonic inlet

Remembering the F-16 fighter jet modified to test the F-35’s diverterless supersonic inlet

The diverterless supersonic inlet was installed on a F-16 Block 30 fighter, replacing aircraft’s original intake diverter. Considered the backbone… Read More

2 years ago

HERE ARE SOME PHOTOS OF THE F-16 USED TO TEST F-35’S DIVERTERLESS SUPERSONIC INLET

By eliminating radar reflections between the diverter and the aircraft's skin, diverterless supersonic inlet crucially improve the F-35's very-low-observable characteristics… Read More

6 years ago