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Tag: US Air Force

Differences Between The F-22 Raptor and The F-35 Lightning II

The latest and greatest products of the U.S. Air Force and its contractors are the F-22 Raptor and the F-35 Lightning II. They are alike in so many different ways,…

10 Most Expensive Military Helicopters

Sikorsky UH-60 Black Hawk $21 Million Christopher Dewitt Developed by Sikorsky Aviation in 1979 to replace the Bell Iroquois, the Black Hawk…

The 17 Most Innovative Features Of The F-35 Lightning II

Innovation As A Fifth-Generation Fighter The F-35 Lighting II is one of the most innovative military machines ever made, and one of only three fifth-generation fighters in…

B-2 Bomber Facts: Interesting & Surprising Details

Each B-2 Spirit Has Its Own Personality US Air Force With only 21 B-2 Spirits¬†produced, the air crews that work on them…

Beautiful Planes of World War I

Fokker D VII Julian Herzog The Fokker D VII aircraft may have made a rather late entry into the war (January 1918)…

Air Force One: Inside The President’s Plane

Air Force One is not a specific aircraft, rather, it is the designation given to any aircraft currently carrying the President of the United States. Typically, that’s the Boeing 747-200B…

F-35 Lightning II vs F-16 Fighting Falcon

Brought into existence to replace the aging line of U.S. fighters, the F-35 Lightning II is the latest and greatest multi-role attack aircraft in the U.S. Air Force. But how…

Every Air Force Base In The United States

Here is every Air Force base in the United States, listed by state. Alabama Maxwell Air Force Base National Agriculture Imagery Program …

Members Thunderbolts over Tinker AFB

SR-71 Facts: 29 Details That Might Surprise You

The Soviet Union Helped Create The SR-71, Unknowingly NASA The specific ore, utile ore, used to create titanium is found in few…

Thunderbirds vs. Blue Angels: Comparing Flight Demonstration Teams

Flight demonstrations at air shows across the country remain the most memorable exposure that many Americans have of the U.S. military. The dedicated pilots, air crews and support staff of…

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