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Boeing Pilot Tests Brand New F/A-18 Super Hornets

Steve “Bull” Schmidt, a Boeing test pilot, shares his experiences about what it is like to be the first to take F/A-18 Super Hornets on their maiden flights. He obviously has a lot of trust in everyone from the engineers to each individual working on the assembly lines from which the Super Hornet came.


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