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Learn to Fly a F-18 Hornet Fighter Jet

Learn to Fly a F-18 Hornet Fighter Jet Flight Lesson in a CF-18 Captain Erick O’Connor of Canadian Forces 409 Squadron, gives LearnToFly.ca Editor, Geoff McKay, his first lesson in the cockpit of a CF-18 Hornet Fighter Jet. The CF-18 is the primary front-line fighter in Canada, and it is …

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MiG-29 360° High Altitude Fighter Jet Flight

MiG-29 360° High Altitude Fighter Jet Flight High Altitude Flight in the MiG-29 Fulcrum – 360°. Best to be watched on a smartphone or VR headset (virtual reality headset), such as Sony PlayStation VR, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Samsung Gear VR or Google Daydream View. During the MiG-29 High Altitude …

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The birth of the Golden Eagle

The birth of the Golden Eagle (Written by Nicolás Zelaya) F-15C Golden Eagle with Legion Pod A NEED The Golden Eagle F-15C arises as a need to maintain an efficient vector that would supply the low number of stock that the F-22A Raptor has in the USAF. With the cut …

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El nacimiento del Águila Dorada (Article in Spanish )

El nacimiento del Águila Dorada (Written by Nicolás Zelaya) F-15C Golden Eagle with Legion Pod UNA NECESIDAD El F-15C Golden Eagle surge como necesidad de mantener un vector eficiente que supliera el bajo número de stock que tienen los F-22A Raptor en la USAF. Con el recorte del total previsto …

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A Drill of simulated mid-air crash between two F-16 at Airshow

Hill AFB prepares for Memorial Day air show with mock F-16 crash HILL AIR FORCE BASE — A  drill of simulated mid-air crash between two F-16s was performed for preparation  of any air show incidents  . Testing the “worst case scenario” is part of that safety preparation, said Maj. Rob …

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TOP 5 MANPADS (Man-portable air-defense system) in the World

TOP 5 Man-portable air-defense system  in the World   1) 9K333 Verba The 9K333 Verba  is a Russian fourth-generation  man-portable infrared homing surface-to-air missile (SAM) MANPADS. Its NATO reporting name is SA-25 . 9K333 Verba uses Three-channel  optical seeker Guidance system (ultraviolet, near-infrared, mid-infrared) . The Weight of 9K333 Verba is 1.5 kg  and …

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AN / APG-77 vs N036 Byelka (F-22 Radar vs SU-57 Radar )

AN / APG-77 vs N036 Byelka (Written by Nicolás Zelaya) AN / APG-77 The APG-77 is a solid-state AESA flat-array radar. Composed of 1956 T / R modules, each the size of a rubber chip, it can perform an almost instantaneous beam direction (in the order of tens of nanoseconds). It …

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AN/APG-77 vs N036 Byelka (Article in Spanish)

AN/APG-77 vs N036 Byelka (Written by Nicolás Zelaya) AN/APG-77 AN/APG-77 El APG-77 es un radar de matriz plana AESA de estado sólido. Compuesto por 1956 módulos T/R, cada uno del tamaño de una pastilla de goma, puede realizar una dirección de haz casi instantánea (en el orden de decenas de …

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PILOT ERROR Caused F-16 crash of Israeli Air Force

PILOT ERROR Caused F-16 crash of Israeli Air Force Article orginally appeared on Jerusalem Post According to IDF  The F-16i Shoot down  on February 10 by a Syrian anti aircraft missile was due to an operational mistake on the part of the pilots, the IDF “Between the tension of completing the mission …

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