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The unknown story of the U-2 aircraft that took off from USS Ranger carrier and spied over French Polynesian nuclear test site at Mururoa atoll
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
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
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
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
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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USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team unveils 50th anniversary paint scheme honoring the original livery worn by YF-16 prototype
Aviation History / Military Aviation
USAF F-16 Viper Demo Team unveils 50th anniversary paint scheme honoring the original livery worn by YF-16 prototype
RAF Controller during Battle of Britain explains why it’s not true that ‘Hurricanes went for the bombers and Spitfires engaged the fighters’
Aviation History / Military Aviation
RAF Controller during Battle of Britain explains why it’s not true that ‘Hurricanes went for the bombers and Spitfires engaged the fighters’
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The story of the Israeli Nesher Fighter, the Mirage 5 Built by Rockwell (and Not by IAI)
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of the Israeli Nesher Fighter, the Mirage 5 Built by Rockwell (and Not by IAI)
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
Douglas A-4M Skyhawk restored to its former glory by Fleet Readiness Center East at MCAS Cherry Point
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / Warbirds
Douglas A-4M Skyhawk restored to its former glory by Fleet Readiness Center East at MCAS Cherry Point
The story of how a captured Luftwaffe Fw 190 led to the development of the Spitfire Mk IX, the best close-in fighter of WWII
Aviation History / Military Aviation
The story of how a captured Luftwaffe Fw 190 led to the development of the Spitfire Mk IX, the best close-in fighter of WWII
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
Naval Flight Officer explains why the US Navy doesn’t use jet seaplanes like the Martin P6M SeaMaster
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Naval Flight Officer explains why the US Navy doesn’t use jet seaplanes like the Martin P6M SeaMaster
Here’s why before TOPGUN, Navy F-4 Phantom II fighter crews in Vietnam managed only a 2.5:1 kill ratio versus Soviet-built MiG-17 and MiG-21 fighters
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Here’s why before TOPGUN, Navy F-4 Phantom II fighter crews in Vietnam managed only a 2.5:1 kill ratio versus Soviet-built MiG-17 and MiG-21 fighters
Did you know that the Concorde supersonic airliner with Pepsi Blue Paint was limited to Mach 1.7? Here’s why
Aviation History / Civil Aviation
Did you know that the Concorde supersonic airliner with Pepsi Blue Paint was limited to Mach 1.7? Here’s why
Israeli Air Force Fighter Pilot recalls when he landed his F-15 with One Wing Missing after a collision with an A-4
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Israeli Air Force Fighter Pilot recalls when he landed his F-15 with One Wing Missing after a collision with an A-4
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
For Neptune Spear the Navy SEALs wanted heavily armed MH-47 Chinooks but stealth Black Hawks were used instead. Here’s why.
Aviation History / Military Aviation
For Neptune Spear the Navy SEALs wanted heavily armed MH-47 Chinooks but stealth Black Hawks were used instead. Here’s why.
Sponsored by: Schiffer Military
The ringmaster’s Grand Finale: Legendary German Ace Adolf Galland recalls his last combat mission
Aviation History / Military Aviation
The ringmaster’s Grand Finale: Legendary German Ace Adolf Galland recalls his last combat mission
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
Assistant CIC Officer recalls when after a North Korean MiG-21 shot down a US Navy EC-121, carriers were alerted to support a USAF nuclear strike on Pyongyang
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Assistant CIC Officer recalls when after a North Korean MiG-21 shot down a US Navy EC-121, carriers were alerted to support a USAF nuclear strike on Pyongyang
In 1945 USS Laffey destroyer was attacked by 22 kamikaze, was hit by 6 aircraft and 4 bombs. She survived, was repaired and reactivated.
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Naval Warfare
In 1945 USS Laffey destroyer was attacked by 22 kamikaze, was hit by 6 aircraft and 4 bombs. She survived, was repaired and reactivated.
Anatoliy Kvochur, test pilot who ejected 2 seconds Before the Crash of his MiG-29 and first to land a Fulcrum on American soil, passes away
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Anatoly Kvochur, test pilot who ejected 2 seconds Before the Crash of his MiG-29 and first to land a Fulcrum on American soil, passes away
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