The Dryden F Plane Flight Collection on DVD

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SKU: A485

Featuring the F-8, F-14, F-15, F-16, F-18, F-104 and F-111 Aircraft

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Featuring the F-8, F-14, F-15, F-16, F-18, F-104 and F-111 Aircraft

This 26 minute - mostly silent - DVD explores a variety of flight experiments conducted at Dryden on the various F series planes that have been developed over the past several decades. This dvd contains fascinating flight and experiment footage of the following aircraft:

  • F-8 Digital Fly-By-Wire (DFBW) - Shots of pilot induced oscillation;
  • F-8 Supercritical Wing (SCW) in flight;
  • F-14 Tomcat - Wing research and wind pivoting in flight;
  • F-15A - Takeoff, flight tests, remotely piloted flight and landing, flat spin test and more;
  • F-15B - Transonic flight testing;
  • F-15 IFCS - Test maneuvers and flights over Edwards AFB;
  • F-16 AFTI - flight checks and flight examples;
  • F-16XL - Supersonic Laminar Flow Test flight;
  • F-18 Active Areoelastic Wing (AAW) - Takeoff, high speed rolls, loads tests conducted at Edwards Air Force Base;
  • F-18 Autonomous Formation Flight (AFF) - Two F-18s in autonomous flight tests over the Mojave Desert;
  • F-18 High ALpha Research Vehicle (HARV) - High-alpha flight with smoke generator and others;
  • F-18 Formation Flight and Aerial Refueling with a KC-10 Tanker;
  • F-104 Starfighter simulating an HL-10 powered landing;
  • F-111 Transonic Aircraft Technology (TACT) - Takeoff and landing at Edwards and other shots

Here are some sample clips from the DVD