F-117 Nighthawk – Warbird Wednesday Episode #113

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Welcome to Warbird Wednesday! Today we’re visiting one of the most groundbreaking designs in the history of man flight, the F-117 Nighthawk. Based on the proof of concept design of the Have Blue, the F-117 was introduced in 1983 as a deep strike penetrator against high-value Soviet targets. Learn more about the top-secret stealth technology used in this aircraft and our restoration plans for F-117A #833, nicknamed ‘Black Devil’ in this week’s episode.