fly-by-wire aircraft

Former Nigerian Air Force MiG-21 pilot tells the story of when he blacked out from extreme g-forces during an air display with its Fishbed

Former Nigerian Air Force MiG-21 pilot tells the story of when he blacked out from extreme g-forces during an air display with its Fishbed

G-LOC G-induced Loss Of Consciousness (abbreviated as G-LOC) is a term generally used in aerospace physiology to describe a loss… Read More

3 months ago

Cool video shows F-15QA doing tailslides, extreme high alpha maneuvers and pulling 9 g’s at Dubai Airshow 2023

The F-15QA: an Eagle like we've never seen it displayed before Filmed by Adam Landau and featured on This is… Read More

6 months ago

Airbus A320 Vs Boeing 737: which is the better Short Haul Airliner? The Unbiased Perspective of a Boeing 737 Pilot

The best way to describe the fundamental differences of Boeing and Airbus is to compare it’s two short haul airliners,… Read More

2 years ago

AS HILL AFB CELEBRATES 40 YEARS OF F-16 COMBAT OPERATIONS, IT PREPARES TO BID FAREWELL TO THE MIGHTY VIPER

The F-16 program transformed USAF's fighter forces In 1977, the United States Air Force (USAF) announced that the 388th Fighter… Read More

7 years ago

F-16 VISTA TESTED NEW FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEM AT EDWARDS TEST PILOT SCHOOL

VISTA is a highly modified F-16 that can simulate the flight characteristics of many other aircraft: if the aircraft is configured… Read More

7 years ago

A QUICK LOOK AT THE MODIFIED F-8 CRUSADER THAT SERVED AS TESTBED FOR THE FLY-BY-WIRE TECHNOLOGIES

F-8 Digital Fly-By-Wire aircraft Externally identical to a standard U.S. Navy F-8C Crusader, the F-8 Digital Fly-By-Wire (DFBW) aircraft had… Read More

7 years ago