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US Navy will take delivery of its last F/A-18 Super Hornet strike fighter in 2027 and not in 2025
Military Aviation
US Navy will take delivery of its last F/A-18 Super Hornet strike fighter in 2027 and not in 2025
The story of Leslie Shook, the voice behind Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet’s Bitchin’ Betty
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story of Leslie Shook, the voice behind Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet’s Bitchin’ Betty
The story of the US Navy F/A-18 pilot that made a night trap on a carrier having the Fresnel Lens Optical Landing System (AKA ball) turned off
Aircraft Carriers / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Naval Aviator recalls when an F/A-18 pilot made a night trap on a carrier having the Ball (Fresnel Lens Optical Landing System) turned off
US Navy F/A-18 pilot tells why Hornet drivers cut the fingertips off their gloves
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
US Navy F/A-18 pilot tells why Hornet drivers cut the fingertips off their gloves
The right airplane at the wrong time: Naval Aviator involved in the ATF program explains why US continues to upgrade and produce F-15, F-16 and F/A-18 but not the F-22
Military Aviation
The right airplane at the wrong time: Naval Aviator involved in the ATF program explains why US continues to upgrade and produce F-15, F-16 and F/A-18 but not the F-22
US Navy F/A-18 pilot recalls when he was launched on Alert 5 to intercept an Iranian patrol aircraft that ended up being a C-2 COD
Military Aviation
US Navy F/A-18 pilot recalls when he was launched on Alert 5 to intercept an Iranian patrol aircraft that ended up being a C-2 COD
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
The story of the US Navy F/A-18 that was able to land safely without canopy, with a KC-10 refueling basket stuck in its refueling probe
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story of the US Navy F/A-18 that was able to land safely without canopy, with a KC-10 refueling basket stuck in its refueling probe
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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
Naval Aviator tells why during cat launch pilots of aircraft with conventional controls can hold onto the control stick whereas pilots of FBW aircraft must keep their right hand up off controls
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Naval Aviator tells why during cat launch pilots of aircraft with conventional controls can hold onto the control stick whereas pilots of FBW aircraft must keep their right hand up off controls
Unique video shows Swiss Air Force F/A-18 Hornets doing road crossing taxi at the picturesque Meiringen Air Base
Military Aviation
Unique video shows Swiss Air Force F/A-18 Hornets doing road crossing taxi at the picturesque Meiringen Air Base
Swiss Air Force Axalp 2023 (4K): the best F/A-18 Hornet demo video you’ve ever seen
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Swiss Air Force Axalp 2023 (4K): the best F/A-18 Hornet demo video you’ve ever seen
USMC deactivates VMFAT-101 SharpSHooters, the last F/A-18 Legacy Hornet Fleet Replacement Squadron in the Department of the Navy
Aviation History / Military Aviation
[Video] VMFAT-101 F/A-18 Hornets “Fly the Barn” 18 Ship Formation to honor SharpShooters legacy on the day of the Squadron Deactivation
USMC F/A-18 pilots explain how they successfully located downed civilian aircraft that led emergency response personnel to provide medical assistance to the injured
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
USMC F/A-18 pilots explain how they successfully located downed civilian aircraft that led emergency response personnel to provide medical assistance to the injured
Legendary “Sled Driver” Brian Shul tells the story behind his famed SR-71 Blackbird Ground Speed Check
Aviation Humor / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird / SR-71 Top Speed
Legendary “Sled Driver” Brian Shul tells the story behind his famed SR-71 Blackbird Ground Speed Check
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
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