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This Is Probably The Closest You'll Come To Flying In An F-16

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.01.2014 | Technology

Blair Bunting is not in any way qualified to fly an F-16. He's even less qualified to fly with the Thunderbirds, an elite group of U.S. Air Force F-16...

The 4,500th Lockheed Martin F-16 Fighting Falcon: A Source of Pride for the Aerospace Industry and America

Dorian de Wind | Posted 06.02.2012 | Business
Dorian de Wind

I have written plenty about the sad demise of the Lockheed Martin F-22 Raptor fighter program and about the trials and tribulations of the F-35 Joint ...

Iraq to Get F-16 Fighters

Dorian de Wind | Posted 02.07.2012 | World
Dorian de Wind

The day may come when Iraq's once proud Phoenix rises again to fly and fight -- hopefully not against those who helped it rise from its ashes.

WATCH: F-16 Runs Off Runway

Posted 09.29.2011 | Technology

An F-16 taxiing after landing at the Experimental Aircraft Association's AirVenture Convention in Oshkosh, Wis. on Thursday ran off the end of the run...

Iraq's On-Again, Off-Again Plans for Buying F-16s May Be On Again

Dorian de Wind | Posted 09.19.2011 | World
Dorian de Wind

A critical component of Iraqi's national defense capabilities will be how well its air defense systems and fighter aircraft can defend and control its airspace and provide air sovereignty in case of an enemy attack.

Dreams of the Iraqi Air Force vs. Needs of the Iraqi People

Dorian de Wind | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Dorian de Wind

While indeed decimated as a result of wars, a new Iraqi Air Force has started to rise again from its ashes -- ironically with the help of the same powers that destroyed it in the first place.

Troubled F-16's Fuel Tanks Found In Colorado

AP | AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

DENVER — A search team has found two empty fuel tanks that were jettisoned from an F-16 jet fighter during an in-flight emergency over Colorado....

Terrorism in Times Square

Bruce Kluger | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Bruce Kluger

For whatever reason Osama bin Laden drew a bright red circle around lower Manhattan when he first concocted his insidious call for attention, it has changed this metropolis forever.

Muhammed Abu Tahir Caused Emergency Plane Landing By Shaving With Shirt Off Drunk In Bathroom

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Bizarre details are emerging about an emergency plane landing in Colorado Springs on Friday that prompted the deployment of two F-16 fighter jets from...