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Kim Simmelink
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F4H-1 Intake Splitter Plates
After sharing a copy of my latest drawings with a few selected friends, I was told that the intake profile and splitter plates looked wrong.  They were kind enough to share a few pictures and sure enough, I missed the mark.  So I took the opportunity to res...

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All You Ever Wanted To Know About The J79 Turbojet Engine
YouTubes made by AgentJayZ of S&S Turbines about the J-79 engine. I find them a wealth of information and good clean fun. J79 – Turbine Engines: A Closer Look J79 Main Coupling Inside an Afterburner Max Power, Plus Afterburner – LOUD! Afterburner In Your ...

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Differences between the Phantom FG.1 and FGR.2
As I have begun to work on my master drawings for the FG.1 (F-4K) and the FGR.2 (F-4M) I have noticed several differences between the two that I have not found documented before.   Here are the differences I have noticed in the aft fuselage. The model F-4M ...

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US Navy F-4 EW development - Revisited
Ok, let’s try this again.  After much research and a huge amount of patience and help from Mike France and Craig Kaston, I think I can present a better picture of the sequence of EW fits to the Navy Aircraft.   I will be presenting these in several parts,...

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US Navy F-4 EW development - Revisited
Ok, let’s try this again.  After much research and a heap of help from Mike France and Craig Kaston, I think we have a better grasp on the sequence of ECM fits to the Navy Aircraft.   I will be presenting these in several parts, so keep coming back to s...

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My Experience with the F-4 Phantom
My experience with the F-4 Phantom II began in 1976 as a newbie airman - a fresh honor graduate of the USAF aircraft maintenance program at Sheppard AFB, Wichita Falls, Texas.  My first assignment was to the 81st Tactical Fighter Wing  based at RAF Bentwate...

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My Experience with the F-4 Phantom
My experience with the F-4 Phantom II began in 1976 as a newbie airman - a fresh honor graduate of the USAF aircraft maintenance program at Sheppard AFB, Wichita Falls, Texas.  My first assignment was to the 81st Tactical Fighter Wing  based at RAF Bentwate...

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Please be patient!
I know I said to check back often to review the ECM post.  Well, it may be a bit before you see any changes.  But believe it or not, that is a good thing.  Tommy Thomason has connected me with two extremely bright and knowledgeable individuals, Michel Franc...

Looking for an "old" Navy F-4 aviator who knows something about the AN/APR-24 RHAW system.  I have a few questions.

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Changes made to F-4B/N ECM Post
I have updated the artwork on the post for the ECM antennas on the F-4B/N aircraft.  It is now to the latest standard for my F-4 artwork. http://phantomphacts.blogspot.com/2013/10/us-navy-f-4bn-phantom-ii-ecm-development.html
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