It is rare for the trainer of a fighter
to speak the whole truth if that truth hurts his fighter
On 14 November 2002, the pilot of a Marine Fighter
Attack Training Squadron 101 F/A-18D Hornet ejected safely during a flight over the southern California operations area and was recovered.
Hopkins (46-4-1, 32 KOs) is one of the more intelligent fighters
to have graced the ring in decades.
The JG-73 Fighter
Wing flies as an aggressor squadron for NATO, and for the last 10 years has focused on training Western fighter
squadrons in air combat against the Fulcrum.
In addition to extensive classroom academic training, two distinctly different areas of NSAWC training utilize the Fallon Range Training Complex: the Carrier Air Wing and the Strike Fighter
Tactics Instructor courses.
The F-35 joint strike fighter
is assembled by Lockheed Martin in Texas.
Harkin is representative of the highly qualified fighter
pilots and tacticians in VMFT-401.
There is only one fighter
out there that beat me that is still active, but the only person on my mind right now is Shane Mosley.