F-5 Supersonic Flight

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A qualitative evaluation and supersonic flight in a NF-5B flight took place in KJAX Florida. A unique feeling and experience flying in the front seat of this maneuverable fighter. Maximum Mach number reached 1.1 at 26,000ft while significant part of the flight was performed in the transonic and high subsonic region. Great lessons learnt in the challenges presented in flight testing this category of airplanes and this speed range. The only problem is that now that I have tried it, I want more…

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4 Responses to F-5 Supersonic Flight

  1. Anastassis says:

    Amazing…Bravo Panagioti!!!!

  2. George says:

    Bravo another achivment…as the last Greek that flew F-5..Fly high Panos…

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