Tag Archives: Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor

Cool photo of this F-22 Raptor firing an Air-to-Air Missile

This F-22A Raptor from the 27th FS at Langley AFB fires an AIM-120 Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile at an aerial target drone over the Gulf of Mexico during a Combat Archer mission February 14. 2006. This missile is one … Continue reading

Posted in Avionics, Military, Technology & Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lockheed Martin’s F-22 Raptor is America’s Air Superiority Fighter (updated 2012)

The Lockheed Martin/Boeing F-22 Raptor is a single-seat, twin-engine fifth-generation supermaneuverable fighter aircraft that uses stealth technology. It was designed primarily as an air superiority fighter, but has additional capabilities that include ground attack, electronic warfare, and signals intelligence roles. … Continue reading

Posted in Avionics, Design, Military, News and politics, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NEW Chinese Stealth Fighter seen during Test Flights

The NEW Chinese Stealth Carrier fighter Jet F60 / J21 was spotted during test runs in China just 4 days ago. The recent rumor of China building a second version of their existing J-20 stealth fighter is no longer just a … Continue reading

Posted in Economics, History, Military, News and politics, Technology & Science, Trends, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

NEW Flight Restrictions on all future F-22 Flights Due to Safety Concerns over Pilot’s Experiencing Oxygen Deprivation

WASHINGTON — Facing a mysterious safety problem with the Air Force’s most-prized stealth fighter, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta on Tuesday ordered new flight restrictions on the F-22 and summoned help from Navy and NASA experts. Panetta endorsed Air Force efforts … Continue reading

Posted in Avionics, Design, Health and wellness, Military, News and politics, Technology & Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

F-22 Raptor Review

Posted in Avionics, Military, News and politics, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

VIDEO: F22-Raptor Takeoff w/ Afterburners

Be prepared to be impressed (for real)    

Posted in Avionics, Military, News and politics, Technology & Science, World / International Affairs | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Air Force announces F-22’s authorized to fly again

(SEP20, 2011) Air Force officials had eagerly telegraphed the announcement, and now it’s out: The F-22 fleet has been cleared to return to flight status, although engineers still do not have a permanent answer for the oxygen system problems that … Continue reading

Posted in Avionics, Military, News and politics, Technology & Science | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment