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YF-22 and YF-23 advanced tactical fighters

stealth, speed and agility for air superiority

by Bill Sweetman

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Published by Motorbooks International in Osceola, WI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Fighter planes -- United States.,
    • Stealth aircraft -- United States.,
    • F/A-22 (Jet fighter plane)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      StatementBill Sweetman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsUG1242.F5 S965 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination96 p. :
      Number of Pages96
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1866754M
      ISBN 100879385057
      LC Control Number90024883

        The Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) competition, staged at the end of the Cold War, yielded a pair of remarkable fighter designs. The United States would eventually select the .   Jim Smith was working in a technical liaison role in the British Embassy in Washington during the high stakes competition between the YF and YF to provide USAF with its next super fighter. In this role, he attended the YF roll-out, and also wrote an analysis of the two aircraft. Save the Hush-Kit blog. Our site is absolutely.

      An advanced, prototype 3 rd generation Tactical Surface Fighter that competed against the YF in the Advanced Tactical Surface Fighter program, in order to determine which unit would become the United States' next-generation TSF to replace the F Black Widow II is unique amongst American-made TSFs for several traits, such as its close-combat armament. YF Black Widow II. A Mission Element Need Statement for an Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) was released in October The YF and YF were different in many ways. The YF was.

      Northrop’s YF was competing in the USAF’s Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) competition, battling the Lockheed YF for a production contract. The next four years would see the YF and YF compete in a hotly contested evaluation and development process. YF Black Widow II – Full Documentary – This Is A Must Watch Video! Get this from a library! America's stealth fighters and bombers. [Jim Goodall] -- The first all-color tribute to these marvels of aerospce technology. Within are more than full-color photographs of the planes, prototypes, cockpits, engines, and all the high-tech stealth.


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The YF design was stealthier and faster, but the YF was more agile. It was speculated in the aviation press that the YF was also seen as more adaptable to the Navy's Navalized Advanced Tactical Fighter (NATF), but the US Navy abandoned NATF by Manufacturer: Lockheed / Boeing / General Dynamics.

The Northrop/McDonnell Douglas YF is an American single-seat, twin-engine stealth fighter aircraft technology demonstrator designed for the United States Air Force (USAF). The design was a finalist in the USAF's Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) competition, battling the Lockheed YF for a production contract.

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Work began in the early s, and competition selection resulted in orders for flying demonstration prototypes of. USAF's Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) competition - YF, YF and the SR legacy This Is What 6th Generation Fighters Will Look Like YF PAV2 First Flight and Walk Around by Test.

The YF won the competition and it became what we know today as the FA Raptor. But did the best plane win. In a new article, the National Interest.

The first YF, with Pratt & Whitney engines, supercruised at Mach on Sep. 18,while the second, with General Electric engines, reached Mach on Nov. 29, By comparison, the YF achieved Mach in supercruise.

The YF was tested to a top speed of Mach with afterburners and achieved a maximum angle-of-attack of 25°. For reference I am using Bill Sweetman's exceptional book about the ATF program, "YF and YF Advanced Tactical Fighters- Stealth, Speed and Agility for Air Superiority" which was printed by Motorbooks International (ISBN ) back in   The Northrop/McDonnell Douglas YF was an American prototype fighter aircraft designed for the United States Air Force.

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Time and time again, just as we’re about ready to give up on close-in dogfighting, it becomes all the more relevant. YF/YF/F from the Virginia Tech Aircraft Design Information Sources pages.

M.A. Dornheim, "ATF Prototypes Outstrip F in Size and Thrust," Aviation Week and Space Technology, Sept. 17,pp. Braybrook, "ATF: The USAF's future fighter programme," Air International, Vol.

40, No. 2, Feb.pp. Bill Sweetman, YF and YF Advanced Tactical Fighters. The YF was not a competitor to the F The YF was part of the Advanced Tactical Fighter competition and it competed against the Lockheed / Boeing YF, which became the F Raptor. This was the jet that competed against the F in the J.

Liu Yu-Ping, Northrop's Chief Scientist and co-holder of the YF design patent, on finding out that the YF had won the ATF competition in “ Tom Rooney (the YF Program Manager) came out.

I saw his face. I knew it was over. So, I did. The Advanced Tactical Fighter entered the Demonstration and Validation phase in The prototype aircraft (YF and YF) both completed their first flights in late The extensive flight tests conducted demonstrated that the YF was stealthier and faster while the YF was more agile.Brian Wakeman gets a taste of modern stealth fighters with Hobby Boss’ impressive YF In the late s and early s, the US Air Force’s Advanced Tactical Fighter (ATF) programme was the ‘big ticket’ event for aircraft manufacturers, and culminated in a fly-off between Lockheed’s YF and Northrop’s YF- Beautiful YF lost out to YF in fly-off.

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