Jet fighter F/A-18 McDonnell Douglas Hornet. by Frank Vann

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Marines ordered it as an F fighter and the Navy as an A attack aircraft. The F/AC Hornet is a single-seat, carrier-capable, multirole strike fighter.

When the Hornet was first being built, it was originally supposed to be two aircraft: the F Hornet, a fighter, and the A Hornet, an attacker. The term F/A was used to refer to both at the same time. The CF / CF "Hornet" is the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) equivalent of the American McDonnell Douglas F/A "Hornet" single-seat, carrier-based 4th Generation Fighter.

Like others, Canada elected to adopted the naval-minded Hornet as a land-based fighter and took deliveries of of the modern aircraft between and The McDonnell Douglas F/A Hornet is a twin-ingine supersonic, aw-wather carrier -capable multirole combat jet, designed as baith a fechter an attack aircraft (hence the F/A designation).

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The F/A Hornet can operate from either aircraft carriers or land s: 1. The McDonnell Douglas/Boeing F/A "Hornet" emerged as one of the very successful 4th Generation Fighter entries of the latter Cold War years. It was developed from the outset with a multi-role capability, able to undertake the fleet defense interceptor role as well as the ground attack role with minimal configuration.

The F/A Hornet, an all-weather aircraft, is used as an attack aircraft as well as a fighter. In its fighter mode, the F/A is used primarily as a fighter escort and for fleet air defense; in its attack mode, it is used for force projection, interdiction and close and deep air support.

Background. MCDONNELL-DOUGLAS HORNET, F/A The F/A is a twin-jet-engine aircraft designed for all-weather fighter escort and light attack. The Hornet is capable of catapult launch and arrested landings for carrier operations.

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This topic is categorised under: Aircraft» Jets» McDonnell Douglas F Hornet. The McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) F/A Hornet is a twin-engine supersonic, all-weather carrier-capable multirole fighter jet, designed to dogfight and attack ground targets (F/A designation for Fighter/Attack).Designed by McDonnell Douglas and Northrop, the F/A was derived from the latter's YF in the s for use by the United States Navy and Marine Corps.

F/A Hornet. Boeing (McDonnell Douglas) posted by Jiri Wagner. All-weather fighter and attack aircraft. The single-seat F/A Hornet is the nation's first strike-fighter. It was designed for traditional strike applications such as interdiction and close air support without compromising its fighter capabilities.

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An all-weather fighter and attack aircraft, the F/A Hornet is a highly versatile combat jet capable of filling a wide range of roles, including fleet defense, close air support, interdiction, fighter escort, suppression of enemy air defenses, and reconnaissance.

It was developed by McDonnell Douglas and Northrop in answer to the US Navy. The F/A Hornet is a twin engine combat aircraft capable of carrying out both air-to-ground as air-to-air missions. Originally designed for the US Navy it can also operate from aircraft carriers. The McDonnell-Douglas F/A Hornet is an American fighter jet used by several countries around the world, including America, Canada, and Australia, initially manufactured by McDonnell-Douglas and later by Boeing.

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Find more information about: ISBN: X. Plastic built kit, exhibit model of a U.S. Navy McDonnell Douglas F/A 18A Hornet fighter/attack aircraft in overall light gray color scheme.

1/48 scale. Circa Usage Conditions May Apply. A great variation of the old F / A Had I been a pilot on this flight plan, I would be enemies big nightmare. reply. Rene Rosales, e-mail, While I can't wait for our Australian friends to get the F which will bring a step-change in A2A capability, Troyz really doesn't understand the new Super Hornet.

Almost exactly a year from this date, the unit this aircraft was assigned to, Strike Fighter Sqn. Blue Dolphins, would move from its longtime () home Cecil Field to occupy this very ramp at its new home, NAS Atlanta. This colorful Hornet belongs to the Skipper, Commander Tom Benefield, and was accompanied by 3 others for this visit.

The Dolphins were a Naval Air Reserve Unit reporting. The US-designed and built McDonnell Douglas F/A Hornet is one of the most important Fourth Generation fighters in the world.

Its twin-engine, twin-tails (canted outwards), and leading edge root extensions make it one of the most recognizable fighters in. Note: Australians commemorated the 99th Anzac Day on 25 April In Canberra, the Anzac Day Parade and Marchpast was at the Australian War Memorial, with Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge present.

The McDonnell Douglas F/A Hornet A RAAF F/AA Hornet aircraft air to air refuels from a RAAF KCA tanker aircraft during a mission in the Middle East Region on Operation OKRA.

During the mission the recently arrived F/A Hornets flew alongside of F/AF Super Hornets that would soon return to Australia. The Hornet is a direct descendant of the Cobra. In nature's environment, this statement would not make any sense, but in aviation such relationships are not uncommon.

Thus, the McDonnell Douglas F/A Hornet traces its direct ancestry to the Northrop Cobra, a twin engine multimission fighter design developed for the export market in the late.

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The Hornet is also used by the air forces of several other nations. Fist of the Fleet-- the name of this unit always seemed to me the most appropriate and succinct for a Navy attack squadron. Here, the CAG bird of Strike Fighter Sqn.

25 (Lemoore, CA) displays her colorful plumage while resting on the NAS Atlanta main ramp on a hazy summer day. - Photo taken at Marietta - Dobbins ARB (Atlanta NAS) (MGE / KMGE) in Georgia, USA on J McDonnell Douglas was a major American aerospace manufacturing corporation and defense contractor formed by the merger of McDonnell Aircraft and the Douglas Aircraft Company in Between then and its own merger with Boeing init produced a number of well-known commercial and military aircraft such as the DC airliner, the F Eagle air superiority fighter, and F/A Hornet.

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The Hornet is also used by the air forces of several other nations. The U.S. Navy's Flight Demonstration Squadron, the "Blue Angels" has used the Hornet since pins.

The McDonnell Douglas F/A Hornet is a supersonic, carrier-capable, multirole fighter jet. Its capabilities range from air interdiction and reconnaissance to ground attack and is in primary use with the US Navy and Marine Corps.

An enhanced version, the F/AE/F Super Hornet has been developed by Boeing, successor to McDonnell Douglas, which further improves the jet's capabilities.

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Name: McDonnell Douglas FA Hornet General Dynamics F Fighting Falcon; Type: Multirole fighter: Multirole fighter, air superiority fighter: Origin. McDonnell Douglas, which developed the original F/A Hornet and was subsequently acquired by Boeing, had also previously conducted ski jump tests with that aircraft at the tail end of the Cold War, National Interest reported.The McDonnell Douglas F/A 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).Designed by McDonnell Douglas (now Boeing) and Northrop, the F/A was derived from the latter's YF in the s for use by the United States Navy and Marine Corps.

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