F-16 Fighting Falcon

USAF Airman explains why it will take another year and a half before Ukraine has one fully operational F-16 squadron

USAF Airman explains why it will take another year and a half before Ukraine has one fully operational F-16 squadron

First batch of F-16s to be delivered to Kyiv this summer Belgian Foreign Minister Hadja Lahbib told the Belgian broadcaster… Read More

6 days ago

Did you know the USAF asked General Dynamics to keep the F-16XL supercruise ability quiet to avoid impacting the Advanced Tactical Fighter program?

The F-16XL 42 years ago, on Jul. 3, 1982 the F-16XL, a unique prototype fighter jet that never quite reached… Read More

2 weeks ago

Spangdahlem Air Base F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter reaches 10,000 flying hours

Spangdahlem Air Base F-16 reaches 10,000 flying hours On Jun. 24, 2024 the F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter, designated as tail… Read More

2 weeks ago

Former USAF Intelligence Analyst tells why the F-16 will have a huge impact on the Ukraine battlefield but not in a typical air superiority or close air support role

First batch of F-16 fighters to be delivered to Kyiv this summer Belgian Foreign Minister Hadja Lahbib told the Belgian… Read More

3 weeks ago

US Navy Operations Specialist tells why Russians claiming that F-16s won’t help Ukraine are like bullies telling you that trying to defend yourself is pointless

First batch of F-16 fighters to be delivered to Kyiv this summer Belgian Foreign Minister Hadja Lahbib told the Belgian… Read More

3 weeks ago

The Development and Life of YF-16 #72-1568: The story of the Longest Serving F-16

The F-16 The F-16 evolved from a 1972 USAF Lightweight Fighter prototype program which sought a small, lightweight, low cost,… Read More

1 month ago

US Naval Aviator explains why maintainers rather than pilots are the long pole in the tent to stand up Ukrainian Air Force F-16 squadrons

First batch of F-16s will be delivered to Ukraine this summer As already reported, Belgian Foreign Minister Hadja Lahbib told… Read More

2 months ago

US Navy EA-18G pilot explains why Ukraine should use F-16s just for SEAD missions and not for air-to-air missions

Brussels to provide Kyiv with 30 F-16s Belgian Foreign Minister Hadja Lahbib told the Belgian broadcaster RTL on May 28… Read More

2 months ago

US Navy Operations Specialist explains why F-16s will provide Ukrainian Air Force with tactical options it has never had since the war against Russia began

Ukrainian Air Force F-16s Kyiv expects to receive its first F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jets from its Western allies in… Read More

2 months ago

USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team unveils 50th anniversary paint scheme honoring the original livery worn by YF-16 prototype

50th anniversary paint scheme honoring the original livery worn by YF-16 prototype On May 15, 2024 at Edwards Air Force… Read More

2 months ago

Ukraine might receive first F-16 fighters after May 5, Ukrainian Air Force Spokesperson says

Ukraine first F-16 fighters Ukrainian Air Force Spokesperson Ilya Yevlash revealed that Kyiv might receive the first batch of F-16… Read More

2 months ago

US Navy Flight Instructor explains why cross training an experienced Ukrainian fighter pilot on the F-16 could likely take longer than anticipated

Ukrainian Air Force F-16 fighter jet American-made F-16 fighters will arrive in Ukraine this summer: in fact as already reported, the… Read More

3 months ago

And here’s Argentina first F-16

Argentina first F-16 On Apr. 16, 2024, Argentina has finalised a deal to procure former Royal Danish Air Force (RDAF)… Read More

3 months ago

The story of when USAF F-16 fighter jets shot down Five (not four) Federal Republic of Yugoslavia J-21 Jastrebs during Operation Deny Flight

Soko J-21 Jastrebs and Soko J-22 Oraos take off to attack Armija Bosnia and Herzegovina facilities At 06:00 on Feb.… Read More

3 months ago

US Navy Operations Specialist explains why Ukrainian F-16s will most probably win BVR engagements against Russian Su-35s

Ukrainian F-16s Vs Russian Su-35s American-made F-16 fighters will arrive in Ukraine this summer: in fact as already reported, the… Read More

3 months ago

Louis Gossett Jr., aka Colonel Charles ‘Chappy’ Sinclair who helped Doug Masters to rescue his father in Iron Eagle, passed away

Louis Gossett Jr. passed away Louis Gossett Jr., who won a supporting actor Oscar for playing the hard-as-nails drill instructor… Read More

3 months ago