Jump Jet

Here’s why the Harrier Jump Jet needs anhedral wings to hover

Only the Harrier hovers, so only the Harrier needs such pronounced anhedral. In aeronautics, dihedral is the angle between the left and… Read More

4 years ago

That Time a man Sued Pepsi for Not Giving him a Harrier Jump Jet

"People say, 'well didn't you want a t-shirt?' and I say, well when there's a Harrier out there for 7… Read More

5 years ago

Two former Royal Navy (Sea) Harrier Jump Jets could Fly Again Soon

On Aug. 7, 2019 two former Royal Navy Sea Harrier fighter jets were registered in British Civil Aviation Authority record… Read More

5 years ago

EXHILARATING VINTAGE VIDEO PROVIDES A UNIQUE INSIGHT INTO HARRIER V/STOL OPERATIONS

"The thrill of rising vertically on a column of thrust from a wooded site is an exhilarating experience...whether it's the… Read More

6 years ago

50 YEARS OF HARRIER: REMEMBERING THE FIRST FLIGHT OF THE ICONIC JUMP JET

The British-designed Harrier changed aviation when it became the only successful STOVL military jet following its development in the 1960s… Read More

6 years ago