Northrop Stilzwijgende Blauw

Northrop Tacit Blue

LandVerenigde staten
RolStealth demonstrator
Eerste vlucht5 februari 1982

De Northrop Stilzwijgende Blauw was een technology demonstrator vliegtuig gemaakt om aan te tonen dat een lage-waarneembare stealth-vliegtuigen met een lage waarschijnlijkheid van het snijpunt van radar en andere sensoren kunnen opereren dicht op de voorste lijn van de strijd met een hoge mate van continuïteit.

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Sukhoi T-4

Sukhoi T-4

LandDe Sovjet-Unie
RolBomber – Reconnaissance
Eerste vlucht22 August 1972

De Sukhoi T-4, or “Aircraft 100”, or “Project 100”, or “Sotka” was a Soviet high-speed reconnaissance, anti-ship and strategic bomber aircraft that did not proceed beyond the prototype stage. It is sometimes called the Su-100.

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Waco CG-4

LandVerenigde staten
RolMilitaire zweefvliegtuig
Eerste vlucht1942

De Waco CG-4A was the most widely used American troop/cargo military glider of World War II. It was designated the CG-4A by the United States Army Air Forces, and named Hadrian (after the Roman emperor) in British military service. Designed by the Waco Aircraft Company, flight testing began in May 1942, and eventually more than 13,900 CG-4As were delivered.

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Lockheed F-117 BIS Nighthawk

Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk

LandVerenigde staten
RolAanval vliegtuigen
Eerste vlucht18 June 1981

De Lockheed F-117 Nighthawk is an American single-seat, twin-engine stealth attack aircraft that was developed by Lockheed’s secretive Skunk Works division and operated by the United States Air Force (USAF). The F-117 was based on the Have Blue technology demonstrator. The Nighthawk was the first operational aircraft to be designed around stealth technology. Its maiden flight took place in 1981, and the aircraft achieved initial operating capability status in 1983. The Nighthawk was shrouded in secrecy until it was revealed to the public in 1988. Of the 64 F-117s built, 59 were production versions, with the other five being prototypes.

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GAF Atormentasen

GAF Pika

RolDoel drone
Eerste vlucht28 August 1952

De GAF Jindivik is a radio-controlled target drone produced by the Australian Government Aircraft Factories (GAF). The name is from an Aboriginal Australian word meaning “the hunted one”. Two manually-controlled prototypes, were built as the GAF Pika (Project as a proof of concept to test the aerodynamics, engine and radio control systems, serialled A92-1/2, ‘B-1/2’. The radio-controlled Jindivik was initially designated the Project B and received serials in the A93 series. Pika is an Aboriginal Australian word meaning flier

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M1070 Zwaar Materieel Transport

Heavy Equipment Transport System

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Zwaar Materieel Transport Systeem (abbreviated as HETS) is a term applied (primarily) to a U.S. Army logistics vehicle transport system, the primary purpose of which is to transport the M1 Abrams tank. It is also used to transport, deploy, and evacuate armored personnel carriers, self-propelled artillery, armored bulldozers and other heavy vehicles and equipment of all types. The current U.S. Army vehicle used in this role is an Oshkosh-built M1070 tractor unit in A0 and A1 configurations which is coupled to a DRS Technologies M1000 semi-trailer. This combination replaced the earlier Oshkosh-built M911 tractor unit and M747 semi-trailer.

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Korte Solent 3

Short Solent

RolPassagier vliegende boot
Eerste vlucht11 November 1946

De Korte Solent is a passenger flying boat that was produced by Short Brothers in the late 1940s. It was developed from the Short Seaford, itself a development of the Short Sunderland military flying boat design, which was too late to serve in World War II. The first Solent flew in 1946. New Solents were used by BOAC and TEAL, production ending in 1949. Second-hand aircraft were operated until 1958 by a number of small airlines such as Aquila Airways.

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MiG-19 PM

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19

LandDe Sovjet-Unie
Eerste vlucht27 May 1952

De Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-19 (Russian: Микоян и Гуревич МиГ-19; NATO reporting name: Farmer) is a Soviet second generation, single-seat, twin jet-engined fighter aircraft. It was the first Soviet production aircraft capable of supersonic speeds in level flight. A comparable U.S. “Century Series” fighter was the North American F-100 Super Sabre, although the MiG-19 would primarily oppose the more modern McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II and Republic F-105 Thunderchief over North Vietnam.

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Lockheed P-80-F-80 Shooting Star

Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star

LandVerenigde staten
RolJet fighter
Eerste vlucht8 January 1944

De Lockheed P-80 Shooting Star was the first jet fighter used operationally by the United States Army Air Forces (USAAF). Designed and built by Lockheed in 1943 and delivered just 143 days from the start of the design process, production models were flying, and two pre-production models did see very limited service in Italy just before the end of World War II. Designed with straight wings, the type saw extensive combat in Korea with the United States Air Force (USAF) as the F-80.

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IAR-93A onder de naam vultur

IAR-93 Vultur

RolGround attack aircraft – Low level interceptor
Eerste vluchtOctober 31, 1974
GebouwdTachtig acht

De Vlucht games Craiova IAR-93 onder de naam vultur (Vulture) is a twinjet, subsonic, close support, ground attack and tactical reconnaissance aircraft with secondary capability as low level interceptor. Built as single-seat main attack version or combat capable two-seat version for advanced flying and weapon training, it was developed as a joint Yugoslav-Romanian project in the 1970s for the air forces of both nations. The Romanian aircraft were built by I.R.Av. Craiova as IAR-93, and its Yugoslav counterpart by Soko as the Soko J-22 Orao. For Romania, the IAR-93 was intended to replace MiG-15s and MiG-17s in the fighter-bomber role.

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