Lovci serije Teen
Lovci serije Teen (ang. Teen Series) je medijska oznaka za ameriška nadvzočna lovska letala z oznako med F-14 in F-18. Obsega letala F-14 Tomcat, F-15 Eagle, F-16 Fighting Falcon in F/A-18 Hornet. Lovce, razen F-14, ki je upokojen primarno uporabljajo Ameriške letalske sile (USAF) in Ameriška mornarica, pa tudi številne druge države po svetu.
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- »Heat Vision: US Teen Series Fighters Getting IRST«. Defense Industry Daily. Pridobljeno 30. avgusta 2013.
Programs are underway to give some American "teen series" fighters this capability, albeit in a somewhat unusual way…
Carlo Kopp. »The Advanced Tactical Fighter [YF-22 and YF-23]«. Originally published Australian Aviation, April/May, 1991. Pridobljeno 30. avgusta 2013.
Unlike earlier designs, the ATF is a careful blend of advanced aerodynamics, propulsion and electronics and involves a degree of system integration never before attempted in a tactical aircraft. The reason for this unprecedented effort is quite clear - the Russians have finally deployed their equivalent to the teen series fighters (see May, June 1990 AA), the Flanker and Fulcrum, and have thus very rapidly closed the technological gap which offered such favourable exchange rates for so long.
- Kopp, Carlo (13. maj 2011). »Lockheed-Martin / Boeing F-22 Raptor«. Ausairpower.net. Pridobljeno 14. maja 2011.
The Sukhoi and MiG fighters were designed around the aerodynamic, propulsion and tactical ideas which were central to the US teen-series F-14, F-15, F-16 and F/A-18A fighters: highly agile 'energy fighters' capable...