F-16 Viper

US Navy Operations Specialist tells why although F-16s will give Ukraine advantages they never had before, these advantages will not win the war in a day

US Navy Operations Specialist tells why although F-16s will give Ukraine advantages they never had before, these advantages will not win the war in a day

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

10 hours ago

USAF F-16 Pilot explains why a Viper is more comfortable than a commercial airplane for long-haul flights

Fighter pilots Utilizing extraordinary skill and precision, fighter pilots push their aircraft’s limits with complete control. While successfully completing their… Read More

3 days ago

USAF F-16 pilot tells why the F-15E Strike Eagle can’t hold a candle to an F-22 Raptor in an up close and personal engagement

F-15E Vs F-22 Developed to meet the US Air Force (USAF) requirement for air-to-ground missions, the F-15E made its first flight… Read More

5 days ago

US Navy Operations Specialist tells why an F-16 armed for the SEAD mission would win against an S-400 SAM most of the time

The SA-21 Growler The S-400 Triumf (NATO reporting name SA-21 Growler) is a mobile, surface-to-air missile system (SAM) designed by… Read More

1 week ago

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

2 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

1 month 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

2 months 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

3 months ago

Viper Fanboy who Became Warthog pilot tells why he would never trade its A-10 for an F-16

The F-16 The combat-proven F-16 has proven itself as the world’s most capable 4th generation multi-role fighter, serving as the workhorse of… Read More

4 months ago

US Navy Operations Specialist explains why although F-16s were relevant for Ukraine in 2023, Ukrainian Air Force still needs them in 2024

F-16s due to arrive in Ukraine this summer are “no longer relevant” American-made F-16s due to arrive in Ukraine this… Read More

4 months ago

The US Navy F-14 pilot who developed the DACT technique that made gun kills on lethal 9G capable F-16Ns possible from the much larger Tomcat

The F-16N Viper The F-16N Viper, a version of the F-16 Fighting Falcon operated by the US Air Force, was… Read More

4 months ago

17 years after a USAF F-15 crashed due to cracks in the jet’s longeron the same issue appeared on 90 F-16 fighters across the entire service inventory

Cracks in canopy sill longeron appeared on 90 USAF F-16 fighters The Colorado Air National Guard’s 140th Maintenance Group (MXG)… Read More

4 months ago