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F/A-18 Hornet: Aircraft profile

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All-weather fighter and attack aircraft. The single-seat F/A-18 Hornet is the nation's first strike-fighter.

F/A-18 Hornet: An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 37 performs a supersonic pass.F/A-18 Hornet: An F/A-18C Hornet assigned to the Strike Fighter Squadron (VFA) 37 performs a supersonic pass.

Boeing KC-135 Stratotanker: Aircraft profile

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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.

KC-135 Stratotanker: An Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker from the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron refuels a Royal Air Force GR-4 Tornado over Iraq using the multi-point refueling system.KC-135 Stratotanker: An Air Force KC-135 Stratotanker from the 340th Expeditionary Air Refueling Squadron refuels a Royal Air Force GR-4 Tornado over Iraq using the multi-point refueling system.

McDonnell F-101 Voodoo: Aircraft profile

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The McDonnell F-101 Voodoo was a supersonic military fighter flown by the USAF and the RCAF.

McDonnell-F-101 Voodoo flight: A left side view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft banking to the left in flight. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD).McDonnell-F-101 Voodoo flight: A left side view of an F-101 Voodoo aircraft banking to the left in flight. The aircraft is assigned to the 107th Fighter Interceptor Group, New York Air National Guard, North American Air Defense Command (NORAD).

F-117A Nighthawk Stealth fighter: Aircraft profile

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The F-117A Nighthawk is the world's first operational aircraft designed to exploit low-observable stealth technology.

F-117A Nighthawk stealth fighter front: A US Air Force (USAF) F-117A Nighthawk Stealth Fighter aircraft flies over Nellis Air Force Base (AFB), Nevada (NV), during the joint service experimentation process dubbed Millennium Challenge 2002 (MC02).F-117A Nighthawk stealth fighter front: A US Air Force (USAF) F-117A Nighthawk Stealth Fighter aircraft flies over Nellis Air Force Base (AFB), Nevada (NV), during the joint service experimentation process dubbed Millennium Challenge 2002 (MC02).

This precision-strike aircraft penetrates high-threat airspace and uses laser-guided weapons against critical targets.

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