The F-14 Tomcat, arguably history’s single most iconic fighter jet was likely to leave you stranded alongside the highway, embarrassingly thumbing your way to the Danger Zone. Remember that scene in Top Gun in which Maverick flies through Iceman’s jetwash, causing his own engines to stall out? Well, that scene wasn’t just a bunch of Hollywood balderdash hyped up for dramatic effect – it was a fairly accurate representation of a major design flaw of the F-14.
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