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F-22 joins Air Tattoo’s USAF 70th Salute

One of the world’s most advanced fighter jets will be making a welcome return to the Royal International Air Tattoo this summer as part of celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of the US Air Force… More information


T-50A Cockpit and Flight Ops from 360-Degree Camera

Check out a recent T-50A flight in Greenville, SC, from a 360-degree camera placed in the cockpit.

The T-50A is purpose-built around 5th Generation thinking. The F-22 Raptor and F-35 Lightning II have advanced capabilities that have never been available before. 53 more words


FRIDAY FOTO (February 17, 2017)

Fuji Fly-by.

(U.S. Air Force photo by Yasuo Osakabe)

An Air Force F-22 Raptor takes off from Yokota Air Base in Japan as Mount Fuji… 31 more words

National Security And Defense


Tucson claims to host the world’s largest gem & mineral show and I can believe it. There are enormous tents and convention halls all over the city filled with dazzling displays of rocks, gems, and fossils. 257 more words

Lockheed Martin aircraft videos

Link to the Lockheed Martin website with some good videos.  Lockheed Martin is the primary contractor for the F-35 Lightning II, U-2 Dragon Lady, C-130 Super Hercules, and the F-22 Raptor.

Check the videos out here


F-22 Raptor Claims First Civilian Casualty

In tackling another one of my New Year’s resolutions (remember those?), I have been trying to start, continue, or finish up some projects that have been on my to-do list for quite some time.   616 more words


Aviation Nation 2016: The Spectacular F-22 Raptor

The sight and sound of a USAF Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor air dominance fighter is something special to see and hear (air superiority is too old school for this Fifth Generation fighter). 103 more words