- AIRCRAFT. // All Hands;Jan2002, Issue 1017, p36
Lists several aircraft of the U.S. Navy. F/A-18 Hornet; F-14 Tomcat; S-3B Viking.
- Super Hornet update. Karppi, Wendy // Naval Aviation News;Nov/Dec97, Vol. 80 Issue 1, p5
Reports on the milestones reached by the US Navy's F/A-18E/F Super Hornet jet fighter plane during a flight test program in fall 1997, in Maryland. Flight hours achieved by a single-flight F/A-18E aircraft; Testing of the aircraft's compatibility with carrier emergency barricades.
- Super Hornet highlights. Karppi, Wendy // Naval Aviation News;Mar/Apr99, Vol. 81 Issue 3, p8
Reports on the highlights of the Super Hornet program of the United Stares Naval Aviation. F/A-18F Super Hornet's firing of two high-speed anti-radiation missiles aboard Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division in China, Lake California to test forward-firing ordnance; F/A-18E6's...
- Untitled. // Sea Power;Sep2001, Vol. 44 Issue 9, p27
Describes aircraft operated by the United States Navy. F/A-18E Super Hornet; SH-2G Super Seasprite helicopter.
- NAVY AIRCRAFT. // Sea Power;Jan2006, Vol. 49 Issue 1, p73
The article features the different types of aircraft of the United States Navy. The F/A-18E/F Super Hornet strike fighter is an upgrade of the F/A-18C/D Hornet that can conduct unescorted strikes against highly defended targets early in a conflict. The F/A-18 Hornet is a multimission strike...
- Hornet Hit. // Naval Aviation News;May/Jun2007, Vol. 89 Issue 4, p5
The article reports on the accident concerning the strike fighter advanced readiness phase (SFARP) training mission of the four-plane flight of Fâ„A-18 Hornets in the U.S. It states that the incident started when Dash 3 experienced lateral position errors relative to Dash 1 and made...
- Averting the Navy's Tactical Aircraft Crisis. Robinson, Anthony C. // U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings;Jun2013, Vol. 139 Issue 6, p54
The article offers information on the aircrafts that the U.S. Navy should buy to meet the shortfall in its strike-warfare capability. Presently, the Navy is buying the F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and developing the F-35C Lightning II, however, it does not have enough money to afford both. The Navy...
- Boeing Wins Contract To Build 16 Warplanes. // Officer;Sep2008, Vol. 84 Issue 7, p62
The article reports that Boeing Co. received a $659 million order from the U.S. navy to produce more F/A-18 jey fighter planes. The Navy's order covers the purchase of 13 F/A-18F variants of the jet called the Super Hornet, as well as three E/A-18G Growler airborne electronic attack aircraft....
- F/A-18: A VERSATILE AND ADAPTABLE NAVAL FIGHTER. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;11/10/2003, Vol. 159 Issue 19, pS3
The new U.S. Navy/Boeing Super Hornet is a remarkable jet in two ways. First, its versatility will allow the Navy to buy fewer types of planes for its aircraft carriers. Second, hundreds of Super Hornets are being bought at a time. In both cases, the result is big savings for the U.S. taxpayer....