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EA-18G flying through Star Wars Canyon
Military Aviation
GORGEOUS SLOW MOTION VIDEO SHOWS FIGHTER AIRCRAFT FLYING THROUGH THE FAMED STAR WARS CANYON
KC-46
Military Aviation
KC-46 PEGASUS UNDERGOES AVIONIC TESTS IN ANECHOIC CHAMBER
YB-52
Aviation History / Military Aviation
VINTAGE PHOTOS HIGHLIGHT MILESTONES OF B-52 STRATOFORTRESS VERY FIRST PROTOTYPES
F-22 FTB
Military Aviation
F-22 FLYING TEST BED DEPLOYS TO EDWARDS AFB AND HELPS DEVELOPING NEW RAPTOR’s MISSION SYSTEM
QF-16s
Drones / Military Aviation
F-35 EVALUATED AGAINST QF-16s CARRYING AIRBORNE RADAR JAMMING PODS
How the B-36 Peacemaker bomber survived to five cancellation attempts during its career
Military Aviation
THIS PHOTO OF B-36 CREWS STANDING ON TOP OF THE BOMBER WING CLEARLY SHOWS WHY THE PEACEMAKER WAS THE LARGEST PISTON ENGINE AIRCRAFT EVER PRODUCED
Challenger
Space
INTERESTING PICTURE SHOWS SPACE SHUTTLE CHALLENGER LANDING ON LAKEBED RUNWAY 17L AT EDWARDS AFB
X-15 McKay
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / Space
INTERESTING PHOTO SHOWS X-15 HYPERSONIC ROCKET-POWERED AIRCRAFT UPSIDE DOWN AFTER AN EMERGENCY LANDING
APG-83 AESA radar
Military Aviation
U.S. AIR FORCE RECENTLY INSTALLED APG-83 AESA RADAR ON ITS OWN F-16
X-15 and NB-52
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Space
HERE’S AN INTERESTING PHOTO OF THE FIRST CAPTIVE-CARRY FLIGHT OF THE X-15 HYPERSONIC ROCKET-POWERED AIRCRAFT
F-16 VISTA
Military Aviation
F-16 VISTA TESTED NEW FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEM AT EDWARDS TEST PILOT SCHOOL
C-17s
Military Aviation
INTERESTING PHOTO SHOWS USAF C-17 AIRLIFTERS DURING FORMATION FLIGHT SYSTEM TESTING
RQ-4
Drones / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
THIS IS HOW TWO RQ-4 PILOTS SAVED THEIR GLOBAL HAWK AFTER A POTENTIALLY CATASTROPHIC FAULT IN THE AIRCRAFT’S OIL SYSTEM
B-58
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
INTERESTING PHOTO SHOWS THE ARRIVAL OF THE FIRST B-58 HUSTLER SUPERSONIC BOMBER AT EDWARDS AFB FLIGHT TEST CENTER
Navy E-6B
Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
NEWLY MODIFIED U.S. NAVY E-6B MERCURY AIRBORNE COMMAND POST AIRCRAFT COMPLETES TEST MISSION AT EDWARDS AFB
B-52 in Benefield Anechoic Facility
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
B-52 UNDERGOES HAZARDS OF ELECTROMAGNETIC RADIATION TO ORDNANCE TESTING IN THE BENEFIELD ANECHOIC FACILITY AT EDWARDS AFB
The unknown story of U-2 flight that went lost over the North Pole and nearly escalated the Cuban Missile Crisis
Military Aviation
A QUICK LOOK AT WHY THE 60-YEAR-OLD U-2 INTELLIGENCE AIRCRAFT IS STILL SO RELEVANT FOR THE U.S AIR FORCE
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