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Old 07-13-2017, 08:32 PM   #4021
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But this behavior is fairly common in all the latest technology applied to mechanic: for example actually it’s hard to find a pilot of a Formula 1 able to explain to their mechanics what’s wrong with his setup, and what can be done to fix it...all the works are automated, mostly under the hood.
This is the progress ( or the regress?): less buttons, less things to break, more automation and so on...
I'd say this is just the result of technological evolution. There's so much shit you'd have to be a maniac to understand all of it. A pretty gifted one at that.
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Default First-ever Public F-35 Helmet Cam Footage



The footage in this video (aside from at the end) is night vision camera footage from the ISIE-11 sensors, located in the pilot's helmet (HCAM) and on the dashboard (FCAM) of the jet (as shown at the start).
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I think this is the first time I have seen the lights at night.
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70713-N-LG762-046 ATLANTIC OCEAN (July 13, 2017) An F-35B Lightning II joint strike fighter prepares to take off from the flight deck aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1). Wasp is underway acquiring certifications in preparation for their upcoming homeport shift to Sasebo, Japan where they are slated to relieve the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) in the 7th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zhiwei Tan/Released)

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170713-N-LG762-062 ATLANTIC OCEAN (July 13, 2017) Sailors refuel an F-35B Lightning II joint strike fighter aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Wasp (LHD 1). Wasp is underway acquiring certifications in preparation for their upcoming homeport shift to Sasebo, Japan where they are slated to relieve the USS Bonhomme Richard (LHD 6) in the 7th Fleet area of operations. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Zhiwei Tan/Released)
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Old 07-17-2017, 10:23 AM   #4024
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It looks pretty, and dat exhaust glowing
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Sprey destroyed by Topgun instructor who flew F18 in combat, F16N, F22, F35 and was also a USMC Ground FAC.

Two Parts. Second One is quite enlightening.

http://aviationweek.com/combat-aircr...f-35-crossfire

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Really funny listening to sprey talk to an actual pilot about how it flies
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After 5 seconds of listening to Sprey, I stop listening to what he was saying and started to count "you know" after 11 I lost interest on that as well. I wish they stop bringing Sprey on interview, his knowledge and opinions are meaningless and outdated. He never designed any aircraft, he helped write the requirement for the A-10 and in most account I have read, he had little to do with the requirements for the F-15 and F-16 set by Col Boyd and the "Fighter Mafia". Dr William M Curtis III was the Chief of Aero & Diirector of Engineering for the A-10. Harry Hillaker was chief designer for the F-16 AFAIK. I would have love to hear the Col. Berke interview without Sprey in it.
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i tried three times to listen to it but i never got through the first minute of sprey humming and hawwing. just not worth my time, nor anyone's.
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i tried three times to listen to it but i never got through the first minute of sprey humming and hawwing. just not worth my time, nor anyone's.
Oh, it's worth your time to listen to Col Berke blow him out of the water once and for all. If you enjoy watching people club baby seals to a gruesome death. Which euphemistically is what Sprey deserves.

Part II in particular is revealing.

For those who desire to hear Berke talk about the capabilities of the F35, here you go-

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTgDTC8_PM0

This is what the armchair fighter pilots will never get, including Sprey.

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