F-16 Fighters to Unmanned Drone, Boeing & USAF to Convert QF-16 Drone

Boeing and U.S. Air Force to Convert Batch of F-16 Jet Fighters to Unmanned Drones. Military avionics experts at the Boeing Co. will convert several retired U.S. Air Force Lockheed Martin F-16 jet fighters into sophisticated unmanned Drone, under terms of an $11.2 million order announced. Officials of the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center…

QF-16: F-16 based drone takes off – Truthloader Investigates

The F-16 is one of the most widely produced fighter jets of the modern age, designed in the 1970s and still flown by scores of air forces, including the US military. Many of the older variants, however, are out of service, languishing in desert storage sites. So what to do with them? Well, Boeing have…

Lightsabers, drone F-16’s and new islands in Pakistan – Truthloader

Hello and welcome to Truthloader’s science in 90 seconds. Three little stories to blow your big ole’ mind. And first up, Is it a bird, is it a plane? Yes, it’s a plane, obviously. But this F-16 does is missing something other planes have – a pilot. Boeing have converted half a dozen mothballed jets…