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  • n. A small warbler (Vermivora peregrina) of North America, having greenish upper parts and a white underside.


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  • Kara Hultgreen fatally crashed her F-14A while trying to make a carrier landing last October, navy aviators whispered that she was proof that women shouldn't fly combat jets.

    The Death That Won't Die

  • THE F-14A TOMCAT Height: 16 ft. Length: 62 ft., 8 in.

    A Snakebit Squadron

  • It is similar to the systems used on the Navy's F-14A Tomcat and A-6E Intruder.

    The Mind Of A Missile

  • An antenna waveguide for U. S.-made F-14A Tomcat fighter jets -- which Iran's military still flies.

    Easy Shopping for Terrorists?

  • When first running for his Senate seat in 1984, Kerry explained carefully that he was firmly against such mainstays of the defense establishment as the B-1 bomber, B-2 stealth bomber, AH-64 Apache helicopter, Patriot missile, the F-15, F-14A and F-14D jets, the AV-8B Harrier jet, the Aegis air-defense cruiser, and the Trident missile system.

    Balloon Juice » 2004 » July

  • Flying had become too routine since his childhood in the F-4N Phantom and his emerging manhood in the F-14A TOMCAT.

    The Bear and the Dragon

  • Among the merchandise the defendants conspired to export were parts for Phoenix air-to-air missiles used on F-14A fighter jets in Iran.

    Transmittal To Congress On Iran

  • Museum, features a Republic A-10 Thunderbolt II, the forward fuselage of a Grumman F-14A, a full F-14A Tomcat airframe, a Grumman A-6F Intruder, and the forward nose section and cockpit of an El Al Boeing 707.

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  • Centerpiece, mounted on a pedestal in a climbing profile, is an F-14A Tomcat.

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  • He then attended instructor basic school and reported to the Gunfighters of VF-124 as an F-14A/D plane captain, airframes, and Maintenance Training Improvement Program (MTIP) instructor.

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