Test Pilot School

NF-16 VISTA upgraded to accelerate the development of tactical autonomy for uncrewed aircraft

NF-16 VISTA upgraded to accelerate the development of tactical autonomy for uncrewed aircraft

AFRL’s Autonomous Aircraft Experimentation team is using a highly modified Air Force Test Pilot School NF-16, an aircraft recently designated… Read More

1 year ago

NF-16D VISTA redesignated as the X-62A to be used for testing Skyborg program

The NF-16D Variable In-flight Simulator Aircraft (VISTA) has been redesignated as the X-62A, effective Jun. 14, 2021. The NF-16D Variable… Read More

3 years ago

NASA Releases unique photos of T-38 Talon Trainers Flying at Supersonic Speeds

NASA Captures First Air-to-Air Images of Supersonic Shockwave Interaction in Flight. The unique images in this post were brought to… Read More

5 years ago

New paint scheme for USAF Test Pilot School’s F-16 VISTA

The NF-16 VISTA recently received a new look and modifications at the Ogden Air Logistics Complex. Taken on Jan. 30,… Read More

5 years ago

F-16 VISTA TESTED NEW FLIGHT CONTROL SYSTEM AT EDWARDS TEST PILOT SCHOOL

VISTA is a highly modified F-16 that can simulate the flight characteristics of many other aircraft: if the aircraft is configured… Read More

7 years ago