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Remembering the F-16/79, the low cost Viper powered by the J79 turbojet engine
Aviation History / Military Aviation
REMEMBERING THE F-16/79, THE LOW-COST VIPER POWERED BY THE J79 TURBOJET ENGINE
The A-7D SLUF and the story of an incredible nine-hour-long "Sandy" mission flown over North Vietnam
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
THE A-7D SLUF AND THE STORY OF AN INCREDIBLE NINE-HOUR-LONG “SANDY” MISSION FLOWN OVER NORTH VIETNAM
Here's how you could scramble a Vulcan strategic bomber in 2 minutes
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
HERE’S HOW YOU COULD SCRAMBLE A VULCAN STRATEGIC BOMBER IN 2 MINUTES
Harriers
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
50 YEARS OF HARRIER: REMEMBERING THE FIRST FLIGHT OF THE ICONIC JUMP JET
Interesting photo shows B-1A first flight
Aviation History / Military Aviation
INTERESTING PHOTO SHOWS B-1A FIRST FLIGHT
Read how this Habu driver saved his SR-71 from certain destruction
Aviation History / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
READ HOW THIS HABU DRIVER SAVED HIS SR-71 FROM CERTAIN DESTRUCTION
SLUF Vs Fresco: how an unarmed A-7 was able to fend off a MiG-17 in the skies over North VIietnam
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
SLUF Vs FRESCO: HOW AN UNARMED A-7 WAS ABLE TO FEND OFF A MiG-17 IN THE SKIES OVER NORTH VIETNAM
Impressive photos show B-52 bombers taking part in Operation Linebacker II, the Christmas bombings over North Vietnam which took place 45 years ago
Aviation History / Military Aviation
IMPRESSIVE PHOTOS SHOW B-52 BOMBERS COMMITMENT DURING OPERATION LINEBACKER II, THE CHRISTMAS BOMBINGS OVER NORTH VIETNAM
A-6 Intruders
Aviation History / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
HERE’S HOW A-6 INTRUDER CREWS DODGED SAMs AND MiGs IN THE SKIES OVER VIETNAM
The story of Captain Messerschmitt, the pilot who loved shooting the A-7 Corsair II's gun
Aviation History / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
THE STORY OF “CAPTAIN MESSERSCHMITT,” THE PILOT WHO LOVED TO SHOOT THE A-7 CORSAIR II’S GUN
The story of how Argentine Air Force Dagger fighters severely damaged HMS Ardent during the Falklands War
Aviation History / Military Aviation
HOW ARGENTINE AIR FORCE DAGGER FIGHTERS SEVERELY DAMAGED HMS ARDENT DURING THE FALKLANDS WAR
Here's how B-52 tail gunners made of the BUFF a MiG killer
Aviation History / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
HERE’S HOW B-52 TAIL GUNNERS TURNED THE BUFF INTO A MiG KILLER
Project Blue Book and the story of how UFO sightings were used to cover high altitude U-2 flights
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
PROJECT BLUE BOOK AND THE STORY OF HOW UFO SIGHTINGS WERE USED TO COVER HIGH ALTITUDE U-2 FLIGHTS
Here's how Brazilian Mirage fighters intercepted an Il-62 that was bringing Cuban ambassador to Argentina during the Falklands War
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
HERE’S HOW BRAZILIAN MIRAGE FIGHTERS INTERCEPTED AN Il-62 THAT WAS BRINGING CUBAN AMBASSADOR TO ARGENTINA DURING THE FALKLANDS WAR
Check out this video of a B-1B Lancer performing low-altitude terrain following at Edwards AFB
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Weapons
CHECK OUT THIS VIDEO OF A B-1B LANCER PERFORMING FIRST EVER LOW-ALTITUDE TERRAIN FOLLOWING FOR THE TYPE
‘Blackbird’s Top Speed was Officially Mach 3.2 but the SR-71 was Much Faster Than That,” former Skunk Works Engineer Says
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
ROCKET RIDE, THE SUPER FAST HIGH ALTITUDE RECONNAISSANCE MISSION THAT SR-71 BLACKBIRD SPY PLANES PERFORMED OVER NORTH KOREA 
The story of a tense CAP flown by two Royal Navy Sea Harrier fighters during the Falklands War
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
[UPDATED] THE STORY OF A TENSE CAP FLOWN BY TWO ROYAL NAVY SEA HARRIER FIGHTERS DURING THE FALKLANDS WAR
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