That time Thunderbirds delayed their display because they were scared by an SR-71 doing a low-level fly by in afterburner above their F-16s

That time Thunderbirds delayed their display because they were scared by an SR-71 doing a low-level fly by in afterburner above their F-16s

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Linda Sheffield Miller

The Blackbird The SR-71 reconnaissance aircraft was the world’s fastest jet-propelled aircraft and the most advanced member of the Blackbird… Read More

Here’s why sheer stink of an Apollo cabin after two weeks was awe-inspiring, how Apollo Astronauts dumped on their way to the Moon and how they tried to stay clean without shower

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The Apollo Program Project Apollo’s goals went beyond landing Americans on the moon and returning them safely to Earth. They… Read More

US Navy Operations Specialist explains why F-16s will provide Ukrainian Air Force with tactical options it has never had since the war against Russia began

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Ukrainian Air Force F-16s Kyiv expects to receive its first F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jets from its Western allies in… Read More

Suzanna, the Modified Iraqi Falcon 50 that almost sank USS Stark and led to the development of an intelligence-dedicated Boeing 727 used during the Iraqi invasion of Kuwait

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An ambitious program Always at the forefront of Arab states when it came to the development of its armed forces… Read More

C-130 crew members explain why they didn’t carry parachutes to abandon the Hercules in flight

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The ejection seat In aircraft, an ejection seat is a system designed to rescue the pilot or other crew of… Read More

Iconic USMC AV-8B Harrier jump jet flies final public performance at Cherry Point Air Show

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AV-8B Harrier jump jet flies final public performance On May 11 and 12, 2024, Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Cherry… Read More

USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team unveils 50th anniversary paint scheme honoring the original livery worn by YF-16 prototype

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50th anniversary paint scheme honoring the original livery worn by YF-16 prototype On May 15, 2024 at Edwards Air Force… Read More

Naval Aviator tells why you don’t want to get used to G-forces generated by cat shot

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Aircraft carriers’ catapults Aircraft carriers are the centerpiece of America's Naval forces – the most adaptable and survivable airfields in… Read More

The story of the Tupolev Tu-135 Mach 3 bomber, the Soviet XB-70 Valkyrie that never was

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The XB-70 Valkyrie The futuristic XB-70 was originally conceived in the 1950s as a high-altitude, nuclear strike bomber that could… Read More

The F-105 pilot who glided his Thud to a safe landing with the fuel gauge reading “empty” after He directed a tanker to another F-105 dangerously low on fuel during a CSAR mission over North Vietnam

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The F-105 Thunderchief In 1951 Republic Aviation began a project to develop a supersonic tactical fighter-bomber to replace the F-84F.… Read More