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[Video] F/A-18 Super Hornet conducts successful launch from a ski-jump ramp and demonstrates the ability to operate from Indian Navy aircraft carriers

[Video] F/A-18 Super Hornet conducts successful launch from a ski-jump ramp and demonstrates the ability to operate from Indian Navy aircraft carriers

The demonstration was completed to ensure the jets could launch from the Indians’ aircraft carriers, configured with Short Take-Off but… Read More

3 years ago

Boeing to Conduct Ski-Jump Trials for F/A-18 Super Hornet Strike Fighter

Discussions are underway with the Indian Navy for F/A-18 Super Hornet Ski-Jump Trials. Boeing’s Vice President Thom Breckenridge has revealed… Read More

4 years ago

Boeing says India can launch the Super Hornet from INS Vikrant’s ski jump with significant payload

The Super Hornet strike fighters would replace Indian Navy MiG-29Ks that are facing problems with engines and electronic control systems… Read More

6 years ago

COOL PHOTO SHOWS F-35B LOADED WITH PAVEWAY IV AND ASRAAM TAKING OFF FROM A SKI-JUMP FOR THE FIRST TIME

The picture was taken during the second round of F-35B ski ramp testing which continues to support the U. K.… Read More

7 years ago

F-35’s FLEET SURPASSES 100,000 FLIGHT HOURS

Meanwhile the F-35 Integrated Test Force teams are completing the remaining requirements in the program's SDD phase The Lockheed Martin… Read More

7 years ago

RARE PHOTO SHOWS AN F-14A TOMCAT TAKING OFF FROM A SKI-JUMP

The F-14 flew 28 times from a ski jump but never achieved maximum take-off capability because of single-engine operating concerns… Read More

7 years ago

INDIAN NAVY TO PROCURE NEW FIGHTERS FROM ABROAD BECAUSE THE INDIGENOUS HAL TEJAS IS TOO HEAVY TO OPERATE FROM ITS AIRCRAFT CARRIERS

Hal Tejas too heavy to operate from Indian Navy aircraft carriers Chief of the Indian Navy, Adm. Sunil Lanba, has… Read More

7 years ago