Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
Old 12-12-2011, 08:54 PM   #1
Commander
 
9Ball's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Hollywood, MD
Posts: 437
Default F-35C test aircraft, electromagnetic aircraft launch system




Navy test pilot Lt. Chris Tabert takes off in F-35C test aircraft CF-3 Nov. 18, the first launch of the carrier variant of the Joint Strike Fighter from the Navy's new electromagnetic aircraft launch system, set to install on future USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN 78).
__________________

9Ball is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2011, 09:03 PM   #2
Admiral

 
ss3964spd's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Fairfax Va
Posts: 1,512
Send a message via Yahoo to ss3964spd
Default

cool - cool - cool!
__________________

ss3964spd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-12-2011, 11:26 PM   #3
Admiral

 
seapuppy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Everett Wa
Posts: 4,681
Default

that is definitely cool....


SP
__________________
Don't compare your life to others. You have no idea what their journey is all about.
------------------------
SSN683 Association member
Par Excellence
------------------------------
2008 Bayliner 340 - "Wild Whim"
--------------------------------------
I live in my own little world....but it's okay-they know me here!!!

Avid practitioner of the martial art: KLIK-PAO.
Tap-Rack-Bang

Anyone that sez "Size doesn't matter" has never owned a boat!
seapuppy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 12-14-2011, 02:35 PM   #4
Commander
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Southern Maine
Posts: 289
Default

God Bless Nuclear Power. For without it, no ship would have enough power to run this electromagnetic catapult.

-JP
CountryME is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT. The time now is 09:48 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.