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US Naval Aviator who took part in F-22, F-35 development explains why most of new US fighter jets have the control stick on the right instead of the middle
Military Aviation
US Naval Aviator who took part in F-22, F-35 development explains why most of new US fighter jets have the control stick on the right instead of the middle
Homestead Air Reserve Base was evacuated after a Mk 82 fell off from F-16 and rolled close to other bombs
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Homestead Air Reserve Base was evacuated after a Mk 82 fell off from F-16 and rolled close to other bombs
Here’s why starting the engine on an F-16 Viper is different from most other jet aircraft
Military Aviation
Here’s why starting the engine on an F-16 Viper is different from most other jet aircraft
F-16 that destroyed an SA-3 during operation Northern Watch jettisoned at least one drop tank in residential area in Japan during in-flight emergency
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
F-16 that destroyed an SA-3 during operation Northern Watch jettisoned at least one drop tank in residential area in Japan during in-flight emergency
Sidestick of Israeli Air Force F-16A that struck Osirak nuclear reactor during Operation Opera put up for auction
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Sidestick of Israeli Air Force F-16A that struck Osirak nuclear reactor during Operation Opera put up for auction
JASDF F-2 fighter pilot makes emergency landing after losing canopy inflight during scramble
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
JASDF F-2 fighter lost canopy inflight during scramble in October because its pilot forgot to lock it before take-off
A USAF F-16 is the first fighter jet to ever receive a software update (and gaining new capability) while in flight
Military Aviation
A USAF F-16 is the first fighter jet to ever receive a software update (and gaining new capability) while in flight
In 2019 Thunderbirds called in 15 former team commanders for brutal and honest input to help improve the Squadron
Airshows / Military Aviation
In 2019 Thunderbirds called in 15 former team commanders for brutal and honest input to help improve the Squadron
F-16 production line in Greenville to build 128 F-16 Block 70/72 aircraft through 2026
Military Aviation
F-16 production line in Greenville to build 128 F-16 Block 70/72 aircraft through 2026
VFC-12 transitioning to F/A-18 Super Hornet as US Navy considers getting used F-16s from USAF to Recapitalize its Adversary Aircraft Fleet
Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
VFC-12 transitioning to F/A-18 Super Hornet as US Navy considers getting used F-16s from USAF to Recapitalize its Adversary Aircraft Fleet
Taiwan seeking to buy AGM-158 JASSM for its F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter aircraft
Military Aviation / Weapons
Taiwan seeking to buy AGM-158 JASSM for its F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter aircraft
That time a RNoAF F-16 rushed specialised medical equipment halfway across Norway in 25 minutes and saved a critically ill patient’s life
Military Aviation
So…Can you actually buy a fighter jet? Royal Norwegian Air Force could soon sell its F-16 Fighting Falcon fleet
Video shows the “Super Delta,” the new Thunderbirds and Blue Angels F-16 Fighting Falcon and F/A-18 Super Hornet flight formation
Airshows / Military Aviation
Video shows the “Super Delta,” the new Thunderbirds and Blue Angels F-16 Fighting Falcon and F/A-18 Super Hornet flight formation
The unknown story of the F-16 mission that marked the first combat use of GBU-38 JDAM and the beginning of the battle for Falluja
Military Aviation
USAF mulls 4.5/5 gen minus clean sheet fighter to replace F-16, thinks to use the F-35 less to mitigate F135 engine wear issues
Northrop Grumman could provide 450 USAF F-16 fighter aircraft with Next Generation Electronic Warfare suite
Military Aviation / Weapons
Northrop Grumman could provide 450 USAF F-16 fighter aircraft with Next Generation Electronic Warfare suite
All ANG F-16s that sustained catastrophic damage by a windstorm during Operation Inherent Resolve returned to service
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
All ANG F-16s that sustained catastrophic damage by a windstorm during Operation Inherent Resolve returned to service
SDBs autonomously avoid GPS jammer and determine highest priority target
Military Aviation / Weapons
SDBs autonomously avoid GPS jammer and determine highest priority target
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