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US military pilots tell why an experienced fighter jock can’t fly a Cessna 172 without training

US military pilots tell why an experienced fighter jock can’t fly a Cessna 172 without training

The Cessna 172 Skyhawk The Cessna 172 Skyhawk piston is the most popular single-engine aircraft ever built and has achieved… Read More

6 months ago

SQUAWK, NO JOY, TALLY HO: commercial pilot explains some colorful expressions used by flight crews

SQUAWK, NO JOY, TALLY HO: colorful phrases that pilots say were conceived of in the sky and shared widely among… Read More

8 months ago

B-1 baby on board: Meet Maj. Lauren Olme, the first USAF Aviatrix to fly during entire pregnancy

Baby Olme, who is expected to arrive in April 2023, has become one of the first babies in the Department… Read More

1 year ago

125 retired pilots, other officers to return to USAF since May to help alleviate manning shortages

Of the 125 total applicants, 50 are pilots The U.S. Air Force (USAF) says 125 retired pilots, combat systems officers… Read More

5 years ago

U.S. AIR FORCE AND U.S. NAVY HAVE COMPLETED MODIFICATIONS ON THEIR T-38Cs

Modifications to T-38Cs As told by Richard W. Essary, 75th Air Base Wing Public Affairs in his article Program office… Read More

7 years ago