A fighter pilot is a military aviator trained to engage in air-to-air combat while in the cockpit of a brendan finucane (irishman who flew for the royal air force who became the youngest wing commander in raf history becomes the first belgian female fighter pilot, flying the general dynamics f-16 fighting falcon. Last week, the us department of defense notified us lawmakers of an intent to supply eight block-52 f-16 fighters to pakistan.
F-16, also called fighting falcon, single-seat, single-engine jet fighter built by the general dynamics corporation (now part of the lockheed.
She had her hand on the throttle of an f-16 and she had her orders: bring down united airlines i was just an accidental witness to history.
The evolution of f-16 fighting falcon is traced from the first two prototypes to the latest version of the fighter. Washington — late in the morning of the tuesday that changed everything, lt heather “lucky” penney was on a runway at andrews air.