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America’s F-22 And F-35 Fighters Still Aren’t As Ready As They Were Ordered To Be

A year ago, then-Secretary of Defense James Mattis ordered America’s air forces to achieve what seemed like an unattainable goal: make eight out of 10 fighter jets ready for action within one year. Today, a good chunk of the Pentagon’s fighter inventory is set to hit that goal—all except for the newest, so-called…Read more… Continue […]

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Why The U.S. Is Selling Taiwan New F-16 Fighter Jets

This week, the United States announced its intention to sell Taiwan a fleet of new F-16 fighter jets. The sale involves nearly 70 F-16 fighter jets worth $8 billion and is intended to help the island democracy defend its airspace against attack from the communist-dominated mainland. The People’s Republic of China’s…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Why Buy A Bugatti Centodieci When You Can Have This F-16 Fighter Jet For Less?

The $8,878,800 (plus tax!) list price of the Bugatti Centodieci really makes you think. The fact that there’s a market for such a preposterous toy is a pretty clear indicator that some people are too rich. Then again–why would you park among peasants in one of these when I could hook you up with an […]

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Why Buy A Bugatti Centodieci When You Can Have This F-16 Fighter Jet For Less?

The $8,878,800 (plus tax!) list price of the Bugatti Centodieci really makes you think. The fact that there’s a market for such a preposterous toy is a pretty clear indicator that some people are too rich. Then again–why would you park among peasants in one of these when I could hook you up with an […]

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Why Buy A Bugatti Centodieci When You Can Have This F-16 Fighter Jet For Less?

The $8,878,800 (plus tax!) list price of the Bugatti Centodieci really makes you think. The fact that there’s a market for such a preposterous toy is a pretty clear indicator that some people are too rich. Then again–why would you park among peasants in one of these when I could hook you up with an […]

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Why Buy A Bugatti Centodieci When You Can Have This F-16 Fighter Jet For Less?

The $8,878,800 (plus tax!) list price of the Bugatti Centodieci really makes you think. The fact that there’s a market for such a preposterous toy is a pretty clear indicator that some people are too rich. Then again–why would you park among peasants in one of these when I could hook you up with an […]

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An F-16 Fighter Jet Fell Through the Roof of a California Warehouse

First responders shut down part of the I-215 highway in Riverside County, California, about 60 miles east of Los Angeles, Thursday afternoon after an F-16 fighter jet crashed through the roof of a warehouse across the road from the March Air Reserve Base. The pilot is said to have ejected.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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We Swapped The Music On These Slow-Motion Fighter Jets And It’s So Much Better

More than 50 percent of the American military is less than 25 years of age, so it makes some sense that occasionally it likes to release videos like fighter jets dancing in slow motion. The music they put over its original video was crap, though, so we made it better.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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