The 787 Dreamliner is an American long-haul, mid-size wide-body, twin-engine jet airliner, it is the first airliner with an airframe constructed primarily of composite materials. Advertisements
The F4U Corsair was designed as a carrier-based aircraft, but due to logistics issues and initial problems with carrier landings, the role of the dominant U.S. carrier based fighter aircraft was thus filled by the F6F Hellcat, powered by the same Double Wasp engine first… Read More
The F/A-18 Hornet is a twin-engine, supersonic, all-weather, carrier-capable, multirole combat jet, designed as both a fighter and attack aircraft (hence the F/A designation).
The Airbus A380 is a double-deck, wide-body, four-engine jet airliner, it was initially named Airbus A3XX and designed to challenge Boeing’s monopoly in the large-aircraft market.
The 747 is a wide-body commercial jet airliner and cargo aircraft, often referred to by its original nickname, “Jumbo Jet”. Its distinctive hump upper deck along the forward part of the aircraft has made it one of the most recognizable aircraft and it was the… Read More
The F-16 Fighting Falcon is a single-engine supersonic multirole fighter aircraft designed as an air superiority day fighter, evolving into a successful all-weather multirole aircraft.
The Boeing 707 is a mid-sized, long-range, narrow-body, four-engine jet airliner built from 1958 to 1979.
The Saab 35 Draken was developed during the 1940s and 1950s to replace Sweden’s first generation of jet-powered fighter aircraft and features a unique double delta wing. Developed in Sweden, the Draken was introduced into service with the Swedish Air Force in 1960.
The Sukhoi Su-27 Flanker is a twin-engine supermaneuverable fighter aircraft intended as a direct competitor for the large United States fourth-generation fighters such as the Grumman F-14 Tomcat and F-15 Eagle.
The Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-25 Foxbat is a supersonic interceptor and reconnaissance aircraft that was among the fastest military aircraft to enter service. It was designed by the Soviet Union’s Mikoyan-Gurevich bureau and is one of the few combat aircraft built primarily using stainless steel.
The Boeing 737 is a short to medium range twinjet narrow-body airliner developed and manufactured by Boeing Commercial Airplanes in the United States.
The Phantom is a large fighter with a top speed of over Mach 2.2. It can carry more than 18,000 pounds (8,400 kg) of weapons on nine external hardpoints, including air-to-air missiles, air-to-ground missiles, and various bombs.