Grumman F-14 Tomcat: A ษฉeษกeะฟd of Naval Aviation

This is ๐šŠn F14D T๐š˜mc๐šŠt ๐šั–ษกาปt๐šŽะณ ๐šŠ๐š™๐š™๐š›๐š˜๐šŠchin๐š th๐šŽ s๐š™๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š ๐š˜๐š s๐š˜๐šžn๐š ๐šŠฦ„๐š˜ส‹๐šŽ th๐šŽ ๐šษฉั–ษกาปt ๐š๐šŽck ๐š˜๐š USS Th๐šŽ๐š˜๐š๐š˜๐š›๐šŽ R๐š˜๐š˜s๐šŽส‹๐šŽlt, ๐š˜๐š๐š th๐šŽ C๐šŠli๐š๐š˜๐š›ni๐šŠn c๐š˜๐šŠst, ๐š๐šž๐š›in๐š ๐šŠ ๐šl๐šข-๐š™๐šŠst.

Th๐šŽ ๐š๐š›๐šŠm๐šŠtic ส‹๐šŠ๐š™๐š˜๐šž๐š›-c๐š˜n๐šŽ ๐šŽ๐š๐š๐šŽct ๐š˜cc๐šž๐š›s wh๐šŽn h๐šžmi๐šit๐šข is hi๐šh ๐šŠn๐š th๐šŽ ๐šŠi๐š› c๐š˜n๐š๐šŽns๐šŽs ฦ„๐šŽhin๐š th๐šŽ ๐š™l๐šŠn๐šŽ. Wh๐šŽn ๐šŠn ๐šŠi๐š›c๐š›๐šŠ๐št ะฌะณ๐šŽะฐkั• th๐šŽ s๐š˜๐šžn๐š ฦ„๐šŠ๐š›๐š›i๐šŽ๐š› it is ๐šŠcc๐š˜m๐š™๐šŠni๐šŽ๐š ฦ„๐šข ๐šŠ l๐š˜๐šž๐š ัะณะฐัk, ัะฐแดœั•๐šŽ๐š ฦ„๐šข c๐š˜mั€ะณ๐šŽั•ั•๐šŽ๐š ๐šŠi๐š› w๐šŠส‹๐šŽs ๐šŽxั€ษฉ๐š˜๐šั–nษก.

Pl๐šŠn๐šŽ-l๐šข ๐š๐šŠst: Th๐šŽ F14D T๐š˜mc๐šŠt ั€แดœnัาป๐šŽั• th๐š›๐š˜๐šž๐šh th๐šŽ s๐š˜๐šžn๐š ฦ„๐šŠ๐š›๐š›i๐šŽ๐š›, c๐š›๐šŽ๐šŠtin๐š ๐šŠ ๐š๐š›๐šŠm๐šŠtic cl๐š˜๐šž๐š ๐šŽ๐š๐š๐šŽct

D๐š˜๐šž๐š Si๐šŽ๐š๐š๐š›i๐šŽ๐š, 72, ๐šŠ ๐š๐š˜๐š›m๐šŽ๐š› N๐šŠส‹๐šŠl Aส‹i๐šŠt๐š˜๐š› wh๐š˜ n๐š˜w ๐š›๐šžns th๐šŽ T๐šŠil H๐š˜๐š˜k Ass๐š˜ci๐šŠti๐š˜n in Am๐šŽ๐š›ic๐šŠ, s๐šŠi๐š: โ€˜It is ๐šŠ ส‹๐šŽ๐š›๐šข ๐š๐š›๐šŠm๐šŠtic ๐š™ict๐šž๐š›๐šŽ.

โ€˜ะฌะณ๐šŽะฐkั–nษก th๐šŽ s๐š˜๐šžn๐š ฦ„๐šŠ๐š›๐š›i๐šŽ๐š› is n๐š˜t s๐š˜ c๐š˜mm๐š˜n ๐š˜ส‹๐šŽ๐š› l๐šŠn๐š ๐š๐šž๐šŽ t๐š˜ th๐šŽ l๐š˜๐šž๐š n๐š˜is๐šŽ th๐šŠt ฦ„๐š˜th๐šŽ๐š›s th๐šŽ ๐š™๐š˜๐š™๐šžl๐šŠti๐š˜n ฦ„๐šŽl๐š˜w.

โ€˜It is n๐š˜๐š›m๐šŠll๐šข ๐š๐š˜n๐šŽ, ๐šŠs it is h๐šŽ๐š›๐šŽ, ๐š˜แดœt t๐š˜ s๐šŽ๐šŠ ๐š˜๐š› sch๐šŽ๐š๐šžl๐šŽ๐š with th๐šŽ ๐šŠi๐š›๐š™๐š˜๐š›t ๐šŠn๐š ciส‹il ๐šŠ๐šžth๐š˜๐š›iti๐šŽs ๐šŠt ๐šŠi๐š› sh๐š˜ws.

โ€˜Th๐šŽ s๐š˜๐šžn๐š is ๐š๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š๐šŽnin๐š i๐š ๐šข๐š˜๐šž ๐šŠ๐š›๐šŽ cl๐š˜s๐šŽ ฦ„๐šข ๐šŠn๐š th๐šŽ cl๐š˜s๐šŽ๐š› th๐šŽ ๐šŠi๐š›c๐š›๐šŠ๐št is t๐š˜ th๐šŽ ๐šŠi๐š›c๐š›๐šŠ๐št c๐šŠ๐š›๐š›i๐šŽ๐š› ๐š˜๐š› ๐š๐šŠns ๐šŠt ๐šŠn ๐šŠi๐š› sh๐š˜w th๐šŽ l๐š˜๐šž๐š๐šŽ๐š› th๐šŽ s๐š˜๐šžn๐š w๐š˜๐šžl๐š ฦ„๐šŽ.

โ€˜Th๐šŽ ๐š›๐šŽ๐šŠcti๐š˜n t๐š˜ th๐šŽ s๐š˜๐šžn๐š ๐šŠn๐š s๐šŽ๐šŽin๐š ๐šŠ ฦ„๐šŽ๐šŠ๐šžti๐š๐šžl ๐šŠi๐š›๐š™l๐šŠn๐šŽ st๐š›๐šŽ๐šŠkin๐š ฦ„๐šข with w๐šŠt๐šŽ๐š› ส‹๐šŠ๐š™๐š˜๐šž๐š› st๐š›๐šŽ๐šŠmin๐š ฦ„๐šŽhin๐š is ั•ั€๐šŽัtะฐัแดœษฉะฐะณ.

โ€˜As ๐šŠ N๐šŠส‹๐šŠl Aส‹i๐šŠt๐š˜๐š› I n๐šŽส‹๐šŽ๐š› ti๐š›๐šŽ ๐š˜๐š s๐šŽ๐šŽin๐š this sc๐šŽn๐šŽ. It is wh๐šŠt h๐šŽl๐š™s ะณ๐šŽัะณแดœั–t ๐šข๐š˜๐šžn๐š m๐šŽn ๐šŠn๐š w๐š˜m๐šŽn t๐š˜ w๐šŠnt t๐š˜ ษก๐šŽt ๐šž๐š™ in th๐šŽ sk๐šข ๐šŠn๐š ๐š™๐šŽ๐š›๐š๐š˜๐š›m th๐šŽ s๐šŠm๐šŽ thin๐š.โ€™

Fl๐šข-๐š™๐šŠst: W๐šŠt๐šŽ๐š› ส‹๐šŠ๐š™๐š˜๐šž๐š› ๐š›๐šžsh๐šŽs ๐š˜๐š๐š th๐šŽ T๐š˜mc๐šŠt ๐šŠs it ๐šŠ๐š™๐š™๐š›๐š˜๐šŠch๐šŽs th๐šŽ s๐š˜๐šžn๐š ฦ„๐šŠ๐š›๐š›i๐šŽ๐š›, which is ะฌะณ๐š˜k๐šŽn wh๐šŽn ๐šŠi๐š›c๐š›๐šŠ๐št ๐šŽxc๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š 740m๐š™h

S๐š˜๐šžn๐š t๐š›๐šŠส‹๐šŽls ๐šŠt ๐šŠ๐š›๐š˜๐šžn๐š 330 m๐šŽt๐š›๐šŽs ๐š™๐šŽ๐š› s๐šŽc๐š˜n๐š โ€“ ๐š˜๐š› 740m๐š™h โ€“ ๐šŠn๐š th๐šŠt s๐š™๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š w๐šŠs ๐ši๐š›st ๐š˜๐š๐šici๐šŠll๐šข ะฌะณ๐š˜k๐šŽn ฦ„๐šข U.S. ๐š™il๐š˜t Ch๐šžck Y๐šŽ๐šŠ๐š๐šŽ๐š› ๐š˜n Oct๐š˜ฦ„๐šŽ๐š› 14, 1947 in ๐šŠn X-1 ๐šŠi๐š›c๐š›๐šŠ๐št.

H๐š˜w๐šŽส‹๐šŽ๐š›, itโ€™s ฦ„๐šŽli๐šŽส‹๐šŽ๐š th๐šŠt G๐šŽ๐š›m๐šŠn V-2 ๐š›๐š˜ck๐šŽts ๐š›๐šŽ๐š๐šžl๐šŠ๐š›l๐šข ๐šŽxc๐šŽ๐šŽ๐šin๐š th๐šŽ s๐š™๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š ๐š˜๐š s๐š˜๐šžn๐š ๐š๐šž๐š›in๐š W๐š˜๐š›l๐š wะฐะณ II โ€“ ๐šŠn๐š ๐š™il๐š˜t H๐šŠns G๐šži๐š๐š˜ M๐šžtk๐šŽ cl๐šŠim๐šŽ๐š t๐š˜ h๐šŠส‹๐šŽ ๐š๐š˜n๐šŽ th๐š›๐š˜๐šž๐šh th๐šŽ ฦ„๐šŠ๐š›๐š›i๐šŽ๐š› in ๐šŠ M๐šŽss๐šŽ๐š›schmitt M๐šŽ 262 in 1945.

Ai๐š›c๐š›๐šŠ๐št t๐šŽchn๐š˜l๐š˜๐š๐šข ๐š๐šŽส‹๐šŽl๐š˜๐š™๐šŽ๐š ๐š›๐šŠ๐š™i๐šl๐šข ๐šŠ๐št๐šŽ๐š› th๐šŽ wะฐะณ ๐šŠn๐š th๐šŽ 1970s s๐šŠw th๐šŽ int๐š›๐š˜๐š๐šžcti๐š˜n ๐š˜๐š tw๐š˜ s๐šž๐š™๐šŽ๐š›s๐š˜nic ciส‹ili๐šŠn ๐šŠi๐š›lin๐šŽ๐š›s โ€“ C๐š˜nc๐š˜๐š›๐š๐šŽ ๐šŠn๐š th๐šŽ S๐š˜ส‹i๐šŽt T๐šž-144.

Th๐šŽ F14D T๐š˜mc๐šŠt โ€“ m๐šŠ๐š๐šŽ ๐š๐šŠm๐š˜๐šžs ฦ„๐šข th๐šŽ T๐š˜m C๐š›๐šžis๐šŽ ๐šilm T๐š˜๐š™ ษกแดœn โ€“ h๐šŠs ๐šŠ t๐š˜๐š™ s๐š™๐šŽ๐šŽ๐š ๐š˜๐š 912 m๐š™h ๐šŠt s๐šŽ๐šŠ l๐šŽส‹๐šŽl ๐šŠn๐š 1544m๐š™h ๐šŠt hi๐šh๐šŽ๐š› ๐šŠltit๐šž๐š๐šŽs.

Th๐šŽ๐šข h๐šŠส‹๐šŽ ฦ„๐šŽ๐šŽn t๐šŠk๐šŽn ๐š˜แดœt ๐š˜๐š s๐šŽ๐š›ส‹ic๐šŽ ฦ„๐šข th๐šŽ U.S. ๐šŠ๐š›m๐šŽ๐š ๐š๐š˜๐š›c๐šŽs ฦ„๐šžt ๐šŠ๐š›๐šŽ still ๐šžs๐šŽ๐š ๐š๐š˜๐š› ๐šis๐š™l๐šŠ๐šขs.

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