F/A-18 Hornet

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First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

Thousands of Kurds flee to Turkish border fearing ISIL offensive

On the Syrian frontier with Turkey, thousands of Syrian Kurds are on the run.The Kurds are Muslims, but that seems to mean nothing to the ISIL forces.“Our home was destroyed,” one man told 9NEWS.“We have no family left, they take our women and daughters ... [Published Nine MSN - 21 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

US ‘intercepts’ two Russian fighter jets near Alaska

WASHINGTONTwo Russian fighters entered a US “air defence identification zone” two days ago and were intercepted by American F-22 jets near Alaska, military officers said on Friday.The incursion on Wednesday was followed by a second incident on Thursday ... [Published Oman Tribune - 7 hours ago]
First reported 5 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 1 reports

Navy aviation, today and tomorrow

Rescue swimmer Ryan Benaglio was a spectacular ambassador for the Navy’s MH-60 Seahawk helicopter Saturday.He told visitors how much hydraulic fluid flows through its pipes, showed them how the hoist works and even lifted toddlers into the rescue basket ... [Published U-T San Diego - 5 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Jets scramble when Russian military planes come near coast.

According to USA Today on Saturday, the North American Aerospace Defense Command ( NORAD ) has announced that there were two incidents this week where planes were scrambled to check out Russian planes off the coast of Alaska and Canada. NORAD is a joint ... [Published Examiner.com - 6 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated 11 hours ago - 3 reports

US intercepts two Russian fighter jets near Alaska

Two Russian fighters entered a US air defense identification zone two days ago and were intercepted by US F-22 jets near Alaska, military officers said on Friday.The incursion on Wednesday was followed by a second incident on Thursday involving two Russian ... [Published Taipei Times Online - 14 hours ago]
First reported Sep 20 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

AFP - US-Russia-Ukraine-Canada-military lead

US-Russia-Ukraine-Canada-military leadContributed by NAMPA / AFP.Russian fighters intercepted by US near AlaskaWASHINGTON, Sept 19, 2014 (AFP) - Two Russian fighters entered a US "air defense identification zone" two days ago and were intercepted by ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 20 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

WATCH: Chopper 4 Captures Fighter Jet Flyover

WATCH: Chopper 4 Captures Fighter...LinkEmbedEmailCopyCloseLink to this videohttp://www.nbcnewyork.com/video/#!/news/local/WATCH:-Chopper-4-Captures-Fighter-Jet-Flyover/275832881CopyCloseEmbed this video« »Chopper 4 captured three fighter jets flying ... [Published NBC New York - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Lantheus touts flurpiridaz F-18 clinical data

-- Lantheus Medical Imaging is highlighting clinical data that show reductions in radiation exposure and improved image quality with flurpiridaz F-18 PET myocardial perfusion imaging (MPI) compared to SPECT MPI.To get access to this article and all of ... [Published Aunt Minnie - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

F-15 Eagle vs CF-18 Hornet vs F-16 Fighting Falcon: a pilot’s perspective

Although they are two different airframes, the F-15 and the F-18 have similar avionics, as you can read in the following interesting story released by an experienced Eagle driver. Disclaimer: the story is based on an interview to an F-15, published on ... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Two Lucky Guys Happen To Spot F-18s Buzzing Death Valley

"Dude, dude! Jets!"[embedded content]How lucky are you when you stop to look out over Death Valley and it just so happens that in that exact spot at that exact time, two F-18s scream by for some maneuvers.Here's the caption for the video by Joseph Re ... [Published Jalopnik - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

[Video] Buzzed by U.S. F/A-18 jets in the Death Valley

The American “Mach Loop” is on the Death Valley Beware: video contains strong language There is a series of spotting places in Wales, UK, that aviation enthusiasts have nicknamed the “Mach Loop” after the small town at the circuits’ most southern ... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 4 reports

Navy pilot from Lake Arrowhead presumed dead in jet crash

A Navy fighter pilot presumed dead after two jets crashed Friday over the Pacific Ocean was identified Sunday as Lt. Nathan Poloski of Lake Arrowhead.Poloski, 26, was involved in the apparent collision of two F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets from the aircraft ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 15 2014]

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The US Navy said in a statement: "[The] search for the second pilot includes guided-missile cruiser USS Bunker Hill (CG 52) and guided-missile destroyer USS Gridley (DDG 101), and helicopters assigned to Helicopter Sea Combat Squadron 15 (HSC 15) and Helicopter Maritime Strike Squadron 73 (HSM 73)."
Boeing Phantom Works Advanced Network & Space Systems vice-president Alex Lopez said: "Working with our customer, Boeing rapidly designed and demonstrated this new system to meet an urgent need on an accelerated timeline."
"You’ve got jets with missiles loading up around you, the wind is going crazy and everybody is running" said Petty Officer 3rd Class Michael Moore, of Whidbey Island, Wash
"In our case with Marines on the ground, sometimes the Air Force will be called to support them with their jets, and if they don’t speak the same way … they’re going to spend way too much time just trying to talk and not getting the actual job done" said Dix, a Marine F-18 pilot out of Beaufort, S C

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AFP - US-Russia-Ukraine-Canada-military lead [Published Namibia Press Agency - Sep 20 2014]
Russian fighters intercepted by US near Alaska [Published Malay Mail - Sep 20 2014]
WATCH: Chopper 4 Captures Fighter Jet Flyover [Published NBC New York - Sep 19 2014]
FDG-PET parameters predict survival in non-smal... [Published MolecularImaging.net - Sep 19 2014]
Pilot military reporter endures 6 Gs with the B... [Published HamptonRoads.com - Sep 18 2014]
Lantheus touts flurpiridaz F-18 clinical data [Published Aunt Minnie - Sep 18 2014]
Two US Navy jets crash in Pacific Ocean [Published Naval Technology - Sep 18 2014]
Boeing completes final design review for Talon ... [Published Air Force Technology - Sep 18 2014]
F-15 Eagle vs CF-18 Hornet vs F-16 Fighting Fal... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 18 2014]
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F-15 Eagle vs CF-18 Hornet vs F-16 Fighting Fal... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 18 2014]
Although they are two different airframes, the F-15 and the F-18 have similar avionics, as you can read in the following interesting story released by an experienced Eagle driver. Disclaimer: the story is based on an interview to an F-15, published on ...
New Commander of CTF-150 visits USS George H W ... [Published MaritimeSecurity.Asia - Sep 18 2014]
Commodore Sajid Mahmood on the bridge of US Navy aircraft carrier USS George H W Bush Commodore Sajid Mahmood of the Pakistani Navy, commander of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150), visited the US Navy’s Nimitz class aircraft carrier USS George H ...
New Commander of CTF-150 visits USS George H W ... [Published Combined Maritime Forces - Sep 18 2014]
Commodore Sajid Mahmood on the bridge of US Navy aircraft carrier USS George H W Bush Commodore Sajid Mahmood of the Pakistani Navy, commander of Combined Task Force 150 (CTF-150), visited the US Navy’s Nimitz class aircraft carrier USS George H ...
[Video] Buzzed by U.S. F/A-18 jets in the Death... [Published The Aviationist - Sep 17 2014]
The American “Mach Loop” is on the Death Valley Beware: video contains strong language There is a series of spotting places in Wales, UK, that aviation enthusiasts have nicknamed the “Mach Loop” after the small town at the circuits’ most southern ...
Navy Jet Pilot Identified, Presumed Dead Follow... [Published Breitbart Feed - Sep 16 2014]
The Navy has revealed the identity of the pilot still missing after two F/A-18 Hornet Jets collided in mid-air shortly after taking off from the USS Carl Vinson last Friday evening. Extensive search efforts for the 26-year-old pilot, Lt. Nathan Poloski, ...
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