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Why Is The 'Retired' F-117 Nighthawk Still Flying?
Why is the F-117 Nighthawk, America's first true "stealth" aircraft, still prowling the skies years after its retirement in 2008?
A Super Hornet morning...the light from the sunrise paints a golden glow on the cockpits of F/A-18E and F Super Hornets onboard the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN 72) Aircraft Carrier.
Rare photos of the SR-71 Blackbird show its amazing history
The SR-71 Blackbird is, without a doubt, the most advanced airplane ever built in relation to the technology available at the time. It broke all aviation records, it flew incredible missions, and it became the stuff of legend. Lockheed Martin published its history in this collection of high resolution scans of old photos.