Tag: F-16

PILOT STUCK ON POWER LINE AFTER BELGIAN AIR FORCE F-16 CRASHED IN FRANCE

Belgian AF F-16BM crashes in France leaving pilot stuck on power line - Photo: © Jim van de Burgt

LORIENT, FRANCE – A Belgian Air Force (BAF) F-16BM fighter jet crashed Thursday morning in western France, leaving one pilot caught on a high-voltage power line. The fighter jet was flying from Florennes Air Base in Belgium to Lann Bihoué Naval Air Base in France, when it crashed between the towns of Pluvigner and Landaul

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EMERGENCY LANDING STOPS USAF F-16 VIPER DEMO TEAM DISPLAY AT RIAT 2019

F-16 Viper Demo Team Emergency landing III

FAIRFORD, ENGLAND – Scarey moments on the last day of the Royal International Air Tattoo (RIAT) at RAF Fairford Air Base. The USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team’s display had to stop the display, due to a damaged aircraft. The pilot landed the F-16 safely. The display Sunday was short lived as only a few minutes

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THIS MUST BE THE MOST AWESOME TAKE OFF YOU HAVE EVER SEEN!

FAIRFORD, ENGLAND – If you think you’ve already seen the most spectacular and awesome take off ever, check out this video! The pilot of the USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team is performing a tight turn with full afterburner, just seconds after take off and only about 90 feet (27 meters) off the ground at RIAT

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A PILOT’S PERSPECTIVE: LIFESAVING AUTO GCAS TECHNOLOGY

A Pilot's Perspective: Lifesaving Auto GCAS Technology

The Automatic Ground Collision Avoidance System (Auto GCAS) is an on-board system that prevents an aircraft from impacting the ground by automatically pulling the aircraft up before an accident can occur. Auto GCAS has been flight tested and integrated on the USAF Block 40/50 F-16s. USAF fighter pilot ‘Monessa’ explains what it means to her to fly with Auto

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VIDEO – USAF THUNDERBIRDS – 35 YEARS OF FLYING THE F-16

F-16 Thunderbirds

Airshow season in the U.S. is quickly approaching! Before it gets started, take a look at how the F-16 is powering the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and has been for over 35 years! Video: Lockheed Martin on Facebook _ (Top photo: Photo by USAF Senior Airman Cory Bush) FLYHIGH.NEWSEveryday the best aviation news, videos &

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