F-16 Fighting Falcon (USA, 1978)
The Fighting Falcon is the most successful aircraft in the category of multi-purpose fighters.
F-16, cīnītājs, lidmašīna, daudzfrekvenču iznīcinātājs, strūklas dzinējs, Aukstais karš, USAF, virsskaņas
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