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One of Aviation's Original Swingers!

Before you start getting too excited, I’m talking, of course, about swing wings! What were you thinking of? Now that we’re on the same page, you might be thinking of the Bell X-5. 106 kata lagi

Vigilante Symbolizes Sanford Airport's Heroic Past

The Orlando/Sanford region of central Florida is hope to many attractions. Many people flock to the area in early spring to experience the… 387 kata lagi

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Mikoyan Guryevich MiG-29 Fulcrum A

@Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, McMinnville, OR

May 2014

The MiG-29 was developed in the 1970’s as a frontline air superiority fighter, entering Soviet Air Force service in 1982.  57 kata lagi

McDonnell F-4C Phantom II

@Pacific Aviation Museum, Honolulu, Hawaii

August 2016

Among the aircraft in the collection of this Hawaiian museum is this Phantom wearing the Vietnam color scheme of the 12th Tactical Fighter Wing’s 559th Tactical Fighter Squadron.  105 kata lagi

FFA P-16 Prototype

@ Flieger Flab Museum, Dubendorf, Switzerland

December 2016

First flown in 1955, the FFA P-16 was a Swiss prototype ground attack jet fighter designed  by Flug-und Fahrzeugwerke AG to replace the piston-engined aircraft then in service with the Swiss Air Force.  83 kata lagi

McDonnell F-4C Phantom II

@Technik Museum, Speyer, Germany

November 2016

Among the more than 70 aircraft in the collection of this technical museum is this Phantom wearing a USAF color scheme on outdoor display.  68 kata lagi