DALLAS, JAN. 29, 2009 â€“ With tremendous support from numerous sources, including Chance Vought survivors, the Vought Aircraft Retiree Club completely restored an F4U Corsair. This historically significant aircraft was unveiled Jan. 24 at a ceremony at Voughtâ€™s Jefferson Street… Continue reading
Pratt & Whitney Engines Power New Aircraft for USAF Thunderbirds Squadron; Set for Flyover at Super Bowl XLIII
EAST HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — The United States Air Force’s Thunderbirds Air Demonstration Squadron will debut their newly upgraded F-16 Fighting Falcons during a fly-over at Super Bowl XLIII on Sunday. The Thunderbirds’ new squadron of 11 F-16s… Continue reading
TOKYO, Jan. 30, 2009 – Today, Japan Airlines (JAL) became the first airline to conduct a demonstration flight using a sustainable biofuel primarily refined from the energy crop, camelina. It was also the first demo flight using a combination of… Continue reading
EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Jan. 30, 2009 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has delivered its 400th fuselage section for the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet, the U.S. Navy’s combat-proven multi-role strike fighter.
The fuselage “shipset,” measuring nearly 30 feet long and… Continue reading