The F-18 and its derivatives are some of the most capable and numerous fighters in the American arsenal. The F-18 has been the backbone of American carrier power projection since they replaced the venerable F-14 Tomcat.
The F-18 Hornet has been greatly redesigned and modernized with the introduction of the Super Hornet that is expected to serve alongside the F-35C for many years to come. The F-18 Super Hornet is a fantastic naval aircraft that combines many modern features with relative affordability. Here is everything you need to know about the F-18 Super Hornet — the Navys multirole fighter.