n Learn what has become the common name for an airplane that the U.S. Air Force refers to as a VC-25A.
n Find out why the RQ-1 Predator is still on active duty in spite of the fact that no one will ever fly in it.
n Understand the equipment and procedures used onboard a WC-130. This plane, which is a modified version of the C-130, is used by the Hurricane Hunters from Keesler Air Force Base to penetrate the most ferocious storms on the planet.
n Read about the world`s first operational stealth aircraft, the F-117A Nighthawk fighter and the B-2 Spirit bomber.
n Learn about the AC-130, a gunship that had a primary role during Operation Just Cause in Panama in 1989 when they destroyed Panamanian Defense Force Headquarters and numerous command and control facilities.
n Read about the legendary U-2 spy plane. One of the most enduring planes ever built, the U-2 photographed the Soviet military installing offensive missiles in Cuba in 1962 and was still actively collecting critical intelligence during Operations Desert Storm and Allied Force.
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