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Another Reason Why the F-22 Raptor Is the Most Dangerous Fighter in the Sky

Another Reason Why the F-22 Raptor Is the Most Dangerous Fighter in the SkyThe Air Force and Lockheed Martin have now “validated” several new weapons on the F-22 Raptor to equip the stealth fighter with more long-range precision attack technology, a wider targeting envelope or “field of regard” and new networking technology enabling improved, real-time “collaborative targeting” between aircraft.



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Russia's Su-35 Fighter Needs an Enemy to Kill

Russia's Su-35 Fighter Needs an Enemy to KillYou don't sell fighter jets unless you can prove their worth in the sky. 



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Introducing the X-32 Stealth Fighter (The Plane That Could Have Replaced the F-35)

Introducing the X-32 Stealth Fighter (The Plane That Could Have Replaced the F-35)So what happenned? 



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Russian fighter jets land in Crimea amid Ukraine tensions

Russian fighter jets land in Crimea amid Ukraine tensionsMore than a dozen SU-27 and SU-30 fighter jets which Russia is deploying to boost its air force, amid heightened tensions with Ukraine, arrived in Crimea on Saturday. A Reuters witness saw the jets land at Belbek air base in Crimea, which was annexed by Russia in 2014 after Moscow-leaning Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich fled Kiev following street clashes and violent protests.



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Stacey Abrams Is The Fighter Democrats Need

Stacey Abrams Is The Fighter Democrats NeedWhen I went to bed on the night of the 2018 midterm elections, I was



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US Air Force optimistic on hurricane-hit fighter jets

US Air Force optimistic on hurricane-hit fighter jetsThe United States Air Force said Sunday that a group of F-22 stealth fighters left behind at a base to ride out Hurricane Michael were intact but it was too soon to say whether all of them would fly again. Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida was hit by the Category 4 storm on October 10 and suffered extensive damage, with some hangars partially stripped of their roofs, according to official footage of the coastal facility. Numerous reports had speculated on the fate of an unspecified number of the ultra-advanced fifth-generation fighter jets that could not be flown out to safe havens due to maintenance or safety reasons.



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F-35 fighter jet crashes in South Carolina, pilot ejects

F-35 fighter jet crashes in South Carolina, pilot ejectsThe pilot, the only person aboard the craft, ejected safely and was being checked for injuries, said a Pentagon spokesman, adding that there were no other injuries. It was a Lockheed Martin F-35B, a short take-off/vertical landing version of the F-35, said a U.S. military official, speaking on condition of anonymity. It was the first crash of an F-35 fighter jet since they became operational in 2006, said another military official, also speaking on the condition of anonymity.



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F-35 stealth fighter crashes for the first time

F-35 stealth fighter crashes for the first timeA US F-35 stealth fighter plane was completely destroyed in a crash during training on Friday, officials said. The Marine Corps said in a statement that a Marine Corps F-35 had crashed around 11:45 am (1615 GMT) outside Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort in South Carolina. The Air Force and Navy have their own models.



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Raptor Reborn: Is a Super F-22 Fighter Heading to Japan?

Raptor Reborn: Is a Super F-22 Fighter Heading to Japan?Lockheed Marting is pitching the idea to Tokyo. 



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Russia Has Big Plans for the Sukhoi Su-30SM Flanker-H Fighter

Russia Has Big Plans for the Sukhoi Su-30SM Flanker-H FighterSome big upgrades are coming. 



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