• 23 terms only fighter pilots understand

    14 days ago - By Business Insider

    An F-35 student pilot climbs into an F-35 at Luke Air Force Base in Arizona, July 7, 2017.
    (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Jensen Stidham)
    Military aviators have distinctive, and often inscrutable, lingo.
    This brief guide will make it a little easier to hold a conversation with them.
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    If you've ever hung out with military aviators (or watched movies like "Top Gun" or "Iron Eagle") you know they tend to use a lot of strange lingo when they talk, even when they're out of the cockpit. Trying to hold a conversation with them can be tough - until now...
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