Tag Archives: RAM

NEWS UPDATE: FEBRUARY 27th, 2014

First of all, I will be posting a BIG announcement this weekend that will effect Aviationintel going forward in a positive way. Stay tuned for more information. Now onto the good stuff: PENTAGON ASKS PERMISSION TO RIDE ITS MOST TRUSTY STEEDS … Read the rest of this entry

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READY TO RAM: PILOT OF UNARMED F-16 TELLS HER 9/11 STORY

Be very, very happy we have people like this sitting in alert shelters around the US prepared to execute what were once almost unthinkable orders… http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2035704/9-11-anniversary-Heather-Penneys-suicide-mission-United-93.html?openGraphAuthor=%2Fhome%2Fsearch.html%3Fs%3D%26authornamef%3DThomas%2BDurante

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PIERRE SPEY SAYS THAT THE F-22 RAPTOR’S SKIN IS TO BLAME FOR PILOT POISONINGS

I respect Mr. Spey for his accomplishments, he was the Don of the “Lightweight Fighter Mafia” and gave birth to the F-16 amongst other things, although I disagree with many of his views on air combat today. None-the-less, Mr. Spey … Read the rest of this entry

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WHY IS THE STEALTHY F-117 NIGHTHAWK STILL FLYING?

I am trying to catch up with reader requests and one common strain of emails pertains to questions surrounding why the F-117 Nighthawk, America’s first stealth attack aircraft, is still flying around the Nellis Range Complex years after it’s official … Read the rest of this entry

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HOW IS EACH IRON DOME INTERCEPTOR ROUND SO CHEAP?

After a some discussion in the comments section and a few emails from my uber-intelligent readers it seems we have come to a bit of a conundrum.  A single strap-on Joint Direct Attack Munition (JDAM) GPS guided bomb kit, a … Read the rest of this entry

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