A converted drone, now a converted museum piece.
From Strike Fighter Squadron 25 (VFA-25) 'Fist of the Fleet'. Returning from afternoon action, Red Flag 13-2.
Departing out of RIAT
RIAT 2016, Super Hornet from a different angle.
A pair of General Electric F414 GE Turbofans with after burners producing a combined 44000lbf of thrust - awesome!
VFA-27 Royal Maces are homeported here at NAF Atsugi.
VFA-27 Royal Maces