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Former B-52D pilot tells the story of a scary bomb run during the Vietnam War
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Former B-52 pilot tells the story of a scary bomb run during the Vietnam War
F-16 down: Scott O'Grady explains how he was shot down over Bosnia
Aviation History / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
F-16 down: Scott O’Grady explains how he was shot down over Bosnia
Read the ode Robin Olds wrote to the F-4 Phantom II
Aviation History / Military Aviation
Read the ode Robin Olds wrote to his F-4 Phantom II
F-16 Vs MiG-29: when the mighty Viper dogfighted with the Fulcrum for the first time
Aviation History / Military Aviation
F-16 Vs MiG-29: when the mighty Viper dogfighted with the Fulcrum for the first time
This VNAF Chinook's pilot jumped out of his CH-47A after having saved his family. And he made it out alive.
Aviation History / Helicopters / Losses and Aviation Safety
This VNAF Chinook’s pilot jumped out of his CH-47A after having saved his family. And he made it out alive.
This U.S. Naval Aviator helped renconstruct and train the Kuwait Air Force after invasion of Kuwait by Iraq
Aviation History / Military Aviation
This U.S. Naval Aviator helped renconstruct and train the Kuwait Air Force after invasion of Kuwait by Iraq
That time a South Vietnamese O-1 Bird Dog landed aboard USS Midway
Aircraft Carriers / Aviation History / Military Aviation
That time a South Vietnamese O-1 Bird Dog landed aboard USS Midway
How North Vietnam's first ace scored a rare victory over the iconic F-8 Crusader
Aviation History / Military Aviation
How North Vietnam’s first ace shot down a VF-111 Sundowners F-8 Crusader
The sad story of the Blue on Blue incident which resulted in the destruction of two U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters by two USAF F-15s
Aviation History / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The sad story of the Blue on Blue incident which resulted in the destruction of two U.S. Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters by two USAF F-15s
The unknown story of the first official American aerial victory of the Vietnam War
Aviation History / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
Showtime 100 Vs Colonel Toon: the most epic 1 V 1 dogfight in the history of naval aviation
How a U.S. Navy F-4 Phantom II crew scored the 197th, and last, MiG kill of the Vietnam War
Aviation History / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
How a U.S. Navy F-4 Phantom II crew scored the 197th, and last, MiG kill of the Vietnam War
Here's the only picture of Concorde flying at supersonic speed
Aviation History / Civil Aviation
Here’s the only picture of Concorde flying at supersonic speed
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
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