Tag: Tactical Leadership Programme

Here's why Cold War USAF F-15C Eagle drivers loved RCAF CF-18's fake canopy
“Some Eagle pilots mockingly suggested we should paint our aircraft like submarines: ‘Just think: That brief hesitation as he thinks What’s that submarine doing up there?’," Robert “Scout” Winebrenner, former F-15C pilot An interesting account released by an experienced F-15c Eagle driver. Developed as all-weather fighter and attack aircraft, the McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) F/A-18 Hornet quickly became the backbone of both...
"The U.S. offered us to sell the F-16, but it would be utterly useless to buy it,” Philippine President Duterte says
Hill’s fleet of F-16s is being replaced by U.S. Air Force (USAF) newest fighter jet, the F-35 Lightning II The 388th Fighter Wing (FW) and 419th FW from Hill Air Force Base (AFB) have deployed eight F-16s to Spain for the NATO Tactical Leadership Programme (TLP) at Albacete Air Base. Noteworthy this is the last time F-16s from Hill are being...