The Northrop F-5E Tiger II has been the "enemy" of more US aircraft than any other adversary. Because of its agility and small radar cross-section, it was the bad guy of choice by the Navy's Fighter Weapons School (Topgun), the Air Force's 64th and 65th Aggressor Squadrons at Nellis Air Force Base, as well as several other "opposing forces" worldwide. By adopting the tactics of genuine potential adversary aircraft-the MiG-21, in particular-the F-5 prepared hundreds of US and allied aviators for possible encounters with dissimilar aircraft.
Note: Each month a different image from the current calendar year is featured here. To avoid
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- 8/17/14: Hank Caruso was on-hand on the USS Theodore Roosevelt for
history in the making! The US Navy's X-47 UCAS, nicknamed "Iron Raven," underwent its first
fleet integration tests. Read more about the historic day here.