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    The F-22’s Deafening Roar Will Make You Say America

    F-22 blasts off with powerful performance demonstrating agility and skill. The F-22 Raptor is a fifth generation Stealth Fighter Jet designed and manufactured by Lockheed Martin. Development of the YF-22 began in 1986 with the aircraft entering service in 2005 and was later renamed the F-22A. The following year, the F-22 later received the prestigious […]

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    KC-135 Low Pass Over an Aircraft Carrier? Sure…Why not?

    Flyovers aren’t that rare but an Air Force tanker doing a low pass over a Navy Aircraft Carrier?  That’s pretty rare.  It shows the view from a KC-135R Stratotanker flying low over the Pacific Ocean near several ships that participated in Rim of the Pacific, 2016. Among them are the aircraft carrier USS John C. Stennis. […]

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    Stealthly Return? Production restart of F-22 Raptor could be in works

    House subcommittee asks Air Force to submit study to restart production of F-22 Raptor. The House Armed Services subcommittee on tactical air and land forces is indicating that production of the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor could resume. The committee is directing the Air Force to report on the cost and feasibility of restarting the assembly […]

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    F-22 performs amazing profile

    The F-22 is by far the most superior fighter in the US inventory.  Even with over 1,000 F-35 aircraft coming online over the next decade, the F-22 still takes the cake as the most maneuverable and advanced US fighter.  This video is from the recent Mather Air Show.  The videographer did a great job of […]