..._Of the jets in production that promise to take military fighters deep into the 21st century and beyond, the U.S. F-35, the Chinese J-20, and the Russian Sukhoi T-50 PAK FA are at the top of the heap.
F14-Tomcat the sexiest plane ever. It's hard to believe that the F-14 Tomcat was officially retired on September 22nd in 2006. Last F-14 bomb dropped by Lt. Bill Frank a VF-31 pilot. It's hard to believe that the F-14 required 50 maintenance hours for every flight hour.