F-16

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 to test F-16 “Super Squadron” concept in South Korea

F-16 “Super Squadron” concept in South Korea Seventh Air Force has begun initial aircraft and personnel movements for a temporary… Read More

1 day 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

USAF in Japan gets major fighter upgrades: F-15EX to replace F-15C/D at Kadena, F-35A to replace F-16C/D at Misawa

F-15EX to replace F-15C/D at Kadena, F-35A to replace F-16C/D at Misawa The Department of Defense (DoD), in close coordination… Read More

3 weeks 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

3 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

4 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

1 month 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