Simple change the design so that the pilot can use his code no matter what. A pilot is not going to let a terrorist to bully him or her into opening the door. Also, always keep two people in the...
"Pre-trenching" stops/minimizes hard rubbing. The engine flexing during high G's is normal, that why the "pre-trenching" interim solution was adopted for now.
You make very good points about the F-16 & F-16, so don't worry, their over use and 13 years of war have used up much of their available flight hours and most of these jets will be grounded in...
Their delivered with engines. DOD also buys extra engines besides what is delivered with the aircraft.
Lockheed offered a stretched version (20-30 feet longer) with a built-in VLS capability and a better Aegis type Radar system. Why this was not selected is beyond me. A bigger main gun (75mm) is...
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