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planespotters, researchers, pilots, passengers, and all who thrill to
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The MQ-1 Predator is a medium-altitude, long-endurance, unmanned aircraft system.
The KC-135 Stratotanker provides the core aerial refueling capability for the United States Air Force and has excelled in this role for more than 50 years.
The F-117A Nighthawk is the world's first operational aircraft designed to exploit low-observable stealth technology.
This precision-strike aircraft penetrates high-threat airspace and uses laser-guided weapons against critical targets.
The MH-68A is the U.S. Coast Guard's version of the Agusta A109E "Power" commercial aircraft. The AgustaWestland AW109 (formerly A109) is a helicopter manufactured by Agusta (now AgustaWestland) of Italy. It is a light-weight, twin engine, eight seat multi-purpose helicopter.