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F-15 Eagle Celebrates 50 Years of Obliterating the Competition With No Losses
F-15 Eagle Celebrates 50 Years of Obliterating the Competition With No Losses

28 Jul 2022, 18:59 UTC / In truth, the origins of the F-15 program date back before the early 1970s. In the mid-1960s and through the Vietnam War

 
Grumman F-11 Tiger: Never Shot Down Anything But Itself, Still Looks Great in Blue
Grumman F-11 Tiger: Never Shot Down Anything But Itself, Still Looks Great in Blue

9 Jul 2022, 10:30 UTC / the Tiger was a project that looked hopeful in the beginning but turned out to be something Grumman probably wanted to forget ever happened by its end

 
This Is the Last American F-14 Tomcat To Fly, Awaits a Full Restoration in This Hangar
This Is the Last American F-14 Tomcat To Fly, Awaits a Full Restoration in This Hangar

9 Jul 2022, 07:00 UTC / It's only fitting that the Cradle of Aviation Museum in Garden City, New York, would be the benefactor to the having two F-14 Tomcats in their collection.

 
War Thunder vs Ace Combat 7: Whose F-14 Tomcat Is More Fun To Fly?
War Thunder vs Ace Combat 7: Whose F-14 Tomcat Is More Fun To Fly?

28 Jun 2022, 22:05 UTC / Just for some fun, let's look at two of those games in particular. One is War Thunder, the other is Ace Combat 7 to see whose F-14A Tomcat is more fun to fly

 
Ending the F-22 Raptor's Production Was a Very Smart Move, Despite What Fanboys Say
Ending the F-22 Raptor's Production Was a Very Smart Move, Despite What Fanboys Say

13 Jun 2022, 20:40 UTC / In many ways, the F-22 Raptor is like the P-51 Mustang of the modern era. A "Cadillac of the sky" prize fighter doubt pinned up on many bedroom walls

 
Clapped Out F-86F Sabre Jet Fighter is a Certified Barn Find With Wings
Clapped Out F-86F Sabre Jet Fighter is a Certified Barn Find With Wings

22 Mar 2022, 23:16 UTC / This particular example of perhaps the most famous early Cold War fighter jet left its Inglewood, California factory on April 22nd, 1953

 
Razgriz Squadron's F-14A: The Most Gorgeous Fighter Ever to Fly, Real Life or Virtual
Razgriz Squadron's F-14A: The Most Gorgeous Fighter Ever to Fly, Real Life or Virtual

25 Feb 2022, 22:04 UTC / What if we told you the F-14s most stunning paint scheme came not in service with the U.S. Navy, Air Force, or even the Iranians. But rather, the Oseans

 
Grumman LLV Mail Truck: A Miserable Tin Can Designed by a Fighter Plane Company
Grumman LLV Mail Truck: A Miserable Tin Can Designed by a Fighter Plane Company

19 Feb 2022, 08:44 UTC / Based in Bethpage on Long Island, New York, Grumman is most famous for its "Cat" line of Navy fighters dating back to the Second World War.

 
F7U Cutlass: Named Like a Muscle Car, Dangerous to Match
F7U Cutlass: Named Like a Muscle Car, Dangerous to Match

19 Feb 2022, 07:58 UTC / The story of this stunning-looking single-seat, twin-engined, carrier-based fighter jet dates back to the end of the Second World War.

 
MiG-19 Fargo: The Black Sheep of the MiG Family
MiG-19 Fargo: The Black Sheep of the MiG Family

16 Jan 2022, 01:54 UTC / The MiG-19 made its operational debut in March of 1955. Soon after, the Chinese began to clandestinely develop their own reverse-engineered copy.

 
Lockheed-Martin Inks $14 Billion Deal to Produce F-16 Fighter Jets for Foreign Markets
Lockheed-Martin Inks $14 Billion Deal to Produce F-16 Fighter Jets for Foreign Markets

26 Oct 2021, 19:29 UTC / To keep up with demand, Lockheed-Martin has committed to expanding its Greenville, South Carolina production facility by as many as 300 highly skilled laborers

 
Russia Shows Off Its Su-35 and SU-57E Fighters With New Pilot Station Simulators
Russia Shows Off Its Su-35 and SU-57E Fighters With New Pilot Station Simulators

6 Jul 2021, 08:41 UTC / Some of the most advanced Russian military aircraft, the Su-35 and Su-57E fighter jets, got virtual reality pilot station simulators for an upcoming exhibition.