Subscribe

Archive | Reference

USAF Test Pilot School

US Air Force Test Pilot School is located at the Air Force Flight Test Center at Edwards AFB, CA. Here is a video of one of the first flight test techniques taught at TPS: the tower fly by technique, an air data system/instrument calibration method. This post describes 3 Airplanes you will fly at USAF Test Pilot […]

Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman is currently the prime contractor for the F-35 Distributed Aperture System, as seen in the video below, and Large Aircraft IR Counter Measures (LAIRCM) on the C-17. Some of the aircraft developed by NG include the following: B-2 Spirit E-2D Hawkeye A-10 Warthog (currently Fairchild Republic is owned by NG) Connect with Northrop Grumman […]