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US Destroyer, Super Hornets shot down 12 attack drones, three anti-ship ballistic missiles, and two land attack cruise missiles over the Red Sea
Drones / Military Aviation / Naval Warfare
US Destroyer, Super Hornets shot down 12 attack drones, three anti-ship ballistic missiles, and two land attack cruise missiles over the Red Sea
EA-18G pilot explains why the F/A-18 Super Hornet wings when folded are not closer to the wing root
Military Aviation
EA-18G pilot explains why the F/A-18 Super Hornet wings when folded are not closer to the wing root
45 Years of F/A-18 Legacy Hornet, the US Navy’s first multirole aircraft
Aviation History / Military Aviation
45 Years of F/A-18 Legacy Hornet, the US Navy’s first multirole aircraft
The F/A-18 Super Hornet is the first US Navy aircraft to get GBU-53/B StormBreaker SDB II smart weapon
Military Aviation / Weapons
The F/A-18 Super Hornet is the first US Navy aircraft to get GBU-53/B StormBreaker SDB II smart weapon
USS Ronald Reagan Yellow Shirt recalls when he was nearly killed by an F/A-18 that smashed on the flight deck after having inadvertently caught a wire during a wave-off
Aircraft Carriers / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
USS Ronald Reagan Yellow Shirt recalls when he was nearly killed by an F/A-18 that smashed on the flight deck after having inadvertently caught a wire during a wave-off
Naval Aviator explains why the F/A-18 has its vertical stabilizers canted inward during cat shot
Military Aviation
Naval Aviator explains why the F/A-18 has its rudders deflected inward during cat shot
Chief Petty Officer explains why the US Navy gave up plans to fit Conformal fuel tanks on its F/A-18 Super Hornet fleet
Military Aviation
Chief Petty Officer explains why the US Navy gave up plans to fit conformal fuel tanks on its F/A-18 Super Hornet fleet
U.S. Navy F/A-18s fly above HMS Queen Elizabeth
Military Aviation / Naval Warfare
Royal Navy Considering Adding Catapults, Arresting Gear to Queen Elizabeth-class Aircraft Carriers to operate F/A-18E/F, F-35C, Rafale and high performance uncrewed strike and support systems
Boeing Rolls-Out first F/A-18F Block III Super Hornet advanced strike fighter
Military Aviation
US Navy issues Boeing $200 million to keep its F/A-18E/F production line humming ahead of a congressionally mandated 20 Super Hornet strike fighter buy
F-15 Eagle Vs F-16 Fighting Falcon Vs F/A-18 Hornet/Super Hornet: the Aircrews' Perspective
Military Aviation
F-15 Eagle Vs F-16 Fighting Falcon Vs F/A-18 Hornet/Super Hornet: the Aircrews’ Perspective
Did you know the Su-57 Felon has the same RCS of a clean F/A-18 Super Hornet (and 1,000 times bigger than that of the F-35)?
Military Aviation
The Su-57 Felon is marketed as stealth fighter but It has the same RCS of a clean F/A-18 Super Hornet (and 1,000 times bigger than that of the F-35). Here’s why.
That time a Boat Captain asked to a US Navy F/A-18 pilot to buzz his ship “Like Tom Cruise Did On Top Gun”
Military Aviation
That time a Boat Captain asked to a US Navy F/A-18 pilot to buzz his ship “Like Tom Cruise Did On Top Gun”
US Navy F/A-18F WSO tells the story of the four simultaneous Super Hornet Sonic Booms that no one saw
Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
US Navy F/A-18F WSO tells the story of the four simultaneous Super Hornet Sonic Booms that no one saw
Here’s why this Top Gun: Maverick scene is Impossible According to a real-life Fighter Pilot
Military Aviation
Here’s why this Top Gun: Maverick scene is Impossible According to a real-life Fighter Pilot
Naval Aviator explains why Russian 4th Gen Fighter Jets don’t have a chance against US 4th Gen Fighter Jets
Military Aviation
Naval Aviator explains why Russian 4th Gen Fighter Jets don’t have a chance against US 4th Gen Fighter Jets
Super Hornet has an Edge over Eurofighter in Germany’s Competition to Replace the Tornado
Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Bye-Bye Super Hornet! Boeing to cease production of F/A-18 in 2025 unless India buys it
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