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A Super Hornet’s first flight

Before any of the Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornets rolling-off the production line in Saint Louis, Mo., can be delivered to the US Navy, the aircraft have to be vetted by company and Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) pilots before formally being handed over to the government  with the signing of Form DD-250. One company pilot […]

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USAF planning F-15 modernization–pilots say displays need more work

The USAF is modernizing its Boeing F-15 fleet–that includes both the C/D air superiority fighters and the multirole F-15E Strike Eagle. The USAF is adding active electronically scanned array radar, new electronic warfare systems, and adding a new display computer to the jets amongst a host of other upgrades. The modifications are probably the first […]

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