This Day In Aviation History

The YF-16 made its first unintentional flight at Edwards AFB, CA in 1974.

There’s an article explaining this event at this LINK

Nothing more than a high-speed taxi was planned for that day at Edwards AFB. Oestricher (the test pilot that day), who was to split flights in the initial test program with fellow […]

4500 Vipers

Lockheed Martin has just delivered its 4,500th F-16. Made in Fort Worth, TX it’s flown by air forces around the world. 4,500 is a number we are unlikely to ever see again. Quite the accomplishment for the little jet that could.

It’s Air Show Season

Via Theo Spark.