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Col. John "JB" Stone, the pilot who devised Operation Bolo, flies with the Wolf Pack one more time
Aviation History / Military Aviation
Col. John “JB” Stone, the pilot who devised Operation Bolo, flies with the Wolf Pack one more time
Half YF-12 and half SR-71: the story of "The Bastard," the only SR-71C ever built
Aviation History / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Half YF-12 and half SR-71: the story of “The Bastard,” the only SR-71C ever built
That time North Korea fired SA-2 SAMs at SR-71 Blackbird
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
That time North Korea fired SA-2 SAMs at SR-71 Blackbird
How the F-14 Tomcat sharpened his teeth: the story of the six-on-six missile shot test
Aviation History / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
How the F-14 Tomcat sharpened her teeth: the story of the six-on-six missile shot test
UFOs, Bandits and Martians: remembering the F-117 Nighthawk retirement
Aviation History / Military Aviation
UFOs, Bandits and Martians: remembering the F-117 Nighthawk retirement
SR-71 Pilot tells the story of when his Blackbird flew So Fast that He and his RSO arrived at Beale AFB almost a Day Before They Left Kadena AB
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
The story of the SR-71 Blackbird that outran Gaddafi’s SAMs during a BDA flight of Libya in support of Operation El Dorado Canyon
The Short Stirling and the Hamburg fire raids
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Warbirds
The Short Stirling and the Hamburg fire raids
The story of the Hunter pilot who performed a flypast through Tower Bridge to mark RAF's 50th anniversary
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of the Hunter pilot who performed a flypast through Tower Bridge to mark RAF’s 50th anniversary
Pilot creates Spitifre shape over England to honor those who took part in the Battle of Britain
Aviation History / Military Aviation
Pilot creates Spitfire shape over England to honor those who took part in the Battle of Britain
Remembering 'Cobber' Kain: the first RAF Hurricane Ace, the first RAF air ace of the WWII, and the first to receive the Distinguished Flying Cross
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Warbirds
‘Cobber’ Kain – first RAF Hurricane Ace, first RAF air ace of the WWII, and first to receive the Distinguished Flying Cross
Operation Arc Light: when the iconic B-52 Stratofortress earned the nickname "BUFF"
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Operation Arc Light: when the iconic B-52 Stratofortress earned the nickname “BUFF”
"There isn’t enough thrust in all Christendom to make a Navy fighter out of that airplane:” how F-111B's death led to the birth of the iconic F-14 Tomcat
Aviation History / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
“There isn’t enough thrust in all Christendom to make a Navy fighter out of that airplane:” how F-111B’s death led to the birth of the iconic F-14 Tomcat
MiG-21s
Aviation History / Military Aviation
Legendary Soviet test pilot Georgy Mosolov has passed away. He had been the first to fly the MiG-21.
USAF T-38 with F-4 Vietnam War-paint scheme honors legacy of POW fighter pilots
Aviation History / Military Aviation
USAF T-38 with F-4 Vietnam War-paint scheme honors legacy of POW fighter pilots
VF-31 F-4s
Aviation History / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
F-4 MiG Killer! The story of the only VF-31’s aerial victory of the Vietnam War
The copy of the Me 109G which was flown by Adolf Galland and Robert Stanford-Tuck is up for sale
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Warbirds
The copy of the Me 109G which was flown by Adolf Galland and Robert Stanford-Tuck is up for sale
On International Women's Day forensic study concludes that bones found on Pacific island belong to Amelia Earhart
Aviation History / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
On International Women’s Day forensic study concludes that bones found on Pacific island belong to Amelia Earhart
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