The Grumman F-14 Tomcat is an American supersonic, twin-engine, two-seat, twin-tail, variable-sweep wing fighter aircraft. The Tomcat was developed for the United States Navy's Naval Fighter Experimental (VFX) program. The F-14 first flew on 21 December 1970 and made its first deployment in 1974 with the U.S. Navy.
Behind the Scenes
- F-14 Tomcats are depicted in Marine Corps Air Station El Toro. This is an error, as the F-14 is a U.S. Navy aircraft that is meant for carrier operations.