QF-4

Watch the Greatest F-4 Phantom II Footage in History: J79 Noise, Sonic Booms and Extremely Low Flying

Watch the Greatest F-4 Phantom II Footage in History: J79 Noise, Sonic Booms and Extremely Low Flying

The sierra hotel video in this post is possibly the coolest F-4 Phantom II footage ever filmed. The Noise You… Read More

11 months ago

QF-16 modification line at Cecil Airport in Jacksonville delivers final “Zombie Viper” Full Scale Aerial Target

The QF-16 “Zombie Viper” was delivered to the 82nd Aerial Targets Squadron at Tyndall Air Force Base in Panama City,… Read More

2 years ago

F-35 EVALUATED AGAINST QF-16s CARRYING AIRBORNE RADAR JAMMING PODS

"Part of the QF-16’s mission is to carry airborne radar jamming pods. We flew F-35s with them to preliminarily evaluate… Read More

7 years ago

A BLAST FROM THE PAST: FORMER U.S. NAVAL AVIATOR DESCRIBES HIS FAVORITE AIM-9 SIDEWINDER MISSILE LAUNCH

"As a veteran of many missile shots, both AIM-9 and AIM-7, this was the most challenging due to the speeds involved… Read More

7 years ago

THIS COOL INFOGRAPHIC GIVES YOU AN OVERVIEW ABOUT THE IMPRESSIVE F-4 PHANTOM II CAPABILITIES

The F-4 Phantom II was the primary fighter-bomber aircraft in the U.S. Air Force throughout the 1960s and 1970s The… Read More

7 years ago

SAYING GOODBYE TO OLD SMOKEY: THE “PHINAL PHANTOM PHLIGHT”

"The F-4 Phantom was the last plane that looked like it was made to kill somebody. It was a beast.… Read More

7 years ago

QF-16 DRONE COMPLETES FIRST MANNED FLIGHT AT HOLLOMAN AFB

The QF-16 offers more realistic threat replication in performance, maneuverability and capabilities than the QF-4 As explained by Senior Airman… Read More

7 years ago

PHANTOMS PHOREVER! THE MIGHTY F-4, THE LEGENDARY ACE ROBIN OLDS AND OPERATION BOLO

Olds shot down a MiG-21, and his 8th TFW F-4 aircrews shot down six others - about half of VPAF operational… Read More

7 years ago

The U.S. Air Force prepares to bid farewell to the last Phantoms in its inventory as the QF-4 mission is nearly complete

The modified F-4 became the QF-4 and it was chosen as the QF-106 successor in the Air Force aerial target… Read More

7 years ago