F-14 pilot who took part in cave busting mission the first night of Operation Enduring Freedom explains why Tomcat crews hated dropping the 2,000-lb GBU-24 Paveway III LGB

F-14 pilot who took part in cave busting mission the first night of Operation Enduring Freedom explains why Tomcat crews hated dropping the 2,000-lb GBU-24 Paveway III LGB

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The F-14 Tomcat and the GBU-24 Paveway III penetrator LGB At the forefront of the Global War on Terror from… Read More

Cool video shows NASA DC-8 doing low pass over San Francisco Bay during its final flight

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Low pass over San Francisco Bay NASA specially modified Douglas DC-8 airliner has made its final flight in some style… Read More

The story of the U-2 that took off from USS Ranger aircraft carrier and spied over French Polynesian nuclear test site at Mururoa atoll

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Project Whale Tale and the U-2G In the 1960s, U-2s could not reach certain remote targets because political difficulties prevented… Read More

Have Doughnut and Have Drill: the classified programs that optimized the F-4 Phantom II’s performance margin over the MiG-17 and MiG-21

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Roger Ball! He was the second of two children and born on 25 January 1940 in Shandon Baptist Hospital in… Read More

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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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