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An Air Force F-16 pilot made an emergency belly landing look easy. Here’s why it’s anything but
“I’ve seen plenty of video of gear up landings and this one was executed very well."
Honey, I shrunk the fighter jet: Meet the Civil Air Patrol’s adorable mini F-16
“I thought ‘boy this is going to be a magnet.'"
Air Force pilot awarded for saving Green Berets surrounded by Taliban fighters in 2018
“It was a very stressful day, I could have used some Gold Bond powder.”
Why Portugal paints F-16s to look like tigers
We are the tigers, mighty mighty tigers!
How the Air Force turns a combat-ready F-16 into a high-flying Thunderbirds act
"We learned so much institutional knowledge by building the aircraft ourselves."
This Gulf War footage of an F-16 dodging 6 Iraqi missiles is insane
“Stroke 3 break right. Break right. SAM lock."
Air Force identifies F-16 pilot killed in Michigan crash
“Today is a day for mourning."
Air Force pilot who crashed in Michigan declared dead
"The loss of one of our own brings immeasurable sadness"
Pilot missing after Wisconsin Air National Guard F-16 crashes in Michigan
'We will continue to pray for the pilot’s safe return.'
Check out these incredible photos of all four Air Force tactical demo team jets flying in formation
What's better than one Air Force demonstration team? How about all four — at the same time?
Here’s how much Windex it takes to make the Air Force Thunderbirds look so shiny
“We wipe every single bug from the rudder to the gear to make sure the paint job’s looking good"
An F-35 pilot reveals why good fighter pilots never skip leg day
"I didn’t realize the importance of physical fitness for fighting G-LOC."
A fighter pilot breaks down one of his most dangerous tasks: aerial refueling
Although I had only been in the air for 20 minutes, I was exhausted from the amount of focus it took.
An F-16 strafed and killed a civilian contractor during a training exercise. His widow sued the US for millions and won
Retired Air Force Master Sgt. Charles "Chuck" Holbrook, a former Tactical Air Control Party airman turned defense contractor, was killed during a nighttime live-fire training exercise at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico on January 31, 2017
11 amazing F-16 paint jobs in honor of the Air Force birthday
The Air Force goes hard in the paint.
Former Navy TOPGUN instructor: AI that beat human pilot in simulated dogfight would have ‘crashed and burned’ in real world
An artificial intelligence algorithm absolutely destroyed a seasoned U.S. fighter pilot last week in a simulated dogfight, a result some observers say was to be expected
Fighter pilots have to conserve mental energy like it’s jet fuel — here’s how they do it
A modern fighter pushes what the body and mind can handle to the limit.
The US military is pulling nearly 12,000 troops out of Germany
The U.S. military is withdrawing nearly 12,000 troops from Germany, and that includes moving an F-16 squadron to Italy and the Army’s 2nd Cavalry Regiment to the United States
Dogfighting at 9gs is like aiming ‘through a toilet paper roll’
If you have any hope of winning, your strength has to be greater than your opponent’s weakness. As a young second lieutenant in pilot training, I learned that lesson the hard way.
Relax to the sound of F-16s taking off at Bagram Airfield
Video by Senior Airman Robert Dantzler
F-16 crashes at Holloman Air Force Base as the surge in Air Force mishaps continues
This is the seventh Air Force crash since May