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SR-71 Blackbird pilot tells the hilarious story behind his famed L.A. ground speed check
Aviation History / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird / SR-71 Top Speed
SR-71 BLACKBIRD PILOT TELLS THE STORY BEHIND HIS FAMED GROUND SPEED CHECK
OV-1 Vs MiG-17: the story of how the Mohawk became a MiG killer
Aviation History / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
OV-1 Vs MiG-17: THE STORY OF HOW THE MOHAWK BECAME A MiG KILLER
Here's why Cold War USAF F-15C Eagle drivers loved RCAF CF-18's fake canopy
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
HERE’S WHY COLD WAR USAF F-15C EAGLE DRIVERS LOVED RCAF CF-18’S FAKE CANOPY
Tomcat Vs Foxbat: the story of how IRIAF F-14 crews learned to shoot down the MiG-25 Mach 3 fighter jet
Aviation History / F-14 Tomcat / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
TOMCAT Vs FOXBAT: THE STORY OF HOW IRIAF F-14 CREWS LEARNED TO SHOOT DOWN THE MiG-25 MACH 3 FIGHTER JET
The story of the the last guns-only aerial victory in Naval aviation history
Aviation History / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
THE STORY OF THE LAST GUNS-ONLY AERIAL VICTORY IN U.S. NAVAL AVIATION HISTORY
That time a RAF E-3D Sentry AEW&C aircraft was nearly shot down by a Serbian MiG-29  
Aviation History / Military Aviation
THAT TIME A RAF E-3D SENTRY AWACS AIRCRAFT WAS NEARLY SHOT DOWN BY A SERBIAN MiG-29  
"Sweet Little Miss," the last F-14 Tomcat to ever land on an aircraft carrier, needs your help to be saved
Aviation History / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
“SWEET LITTLE MISS,” THE LAST F-14 TOMCAT TO EVER LAND ON AN AIRCRAFT CARRIER, NEEDS YOUR HELP TO BE SAVED
Here's why, despite its many limitations, pilots loved flying the F-104 Starfighter
Aviation History / Military Aviation
HERE’S WHY, DESPITE HER MANY LIMITATIONS, PILOTS LOVED FLYING THE F-104 STARFIGHTER
The story behind this famed SR-71 Blackbird's super low flyby
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
THE STORY BEHIND THIS FAMED SR-71 BLACKBIRD SUPER LOW KNIFE-EDGE PASS
The story of "All American", the B-17 that made it home after having been sliced by the wing of an Me 109
Aviation History / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
THE STORY OF “ALL AMERICAN”, THE B-17 THAT MADE IT HOME AFTER HAVING BEEN SLICED BY THE WING OF AN Me 109
Exclusive: former BUFF Gunner reveals interesting details about B-52 "In HARM's Way" incident
Aviation History / Military Aviation
EXCLUSIVE: FORMER BUFF GUNNER REVEALS INTERESTING DETAILS ABOUT B-52 “IN HARM’s WAY” INCIDENT
This friendly fire incident caused the deactivation of BUFF tail gun
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
THIS FRIENDLY FIRE INCIDENT CAUSED THE DEACTIVATION OF BUFF TAIL GUN
That time a U.S. Navy A-1H Skyraider dropped a "toilet bomb"
Aviation History / Military Aviation
THAT TIME A U.S. NAVY A-1H SKYRAIDER DROPPED A “TOILET BOMB” ON NORTH VIETNAM
The story of the A-4 Mongoose, the light attack plane that became the perfect adversary aircraft
Aviation History / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
THE STORY OF THE A-4 SCOOTER, THE LIGHT ATTACK PLANE THAT BECAME THE PERFECT ADVERSARY AIRCRAFT
Here's why the F-105 was dubbed the "Thud"
Aviation History / Military Aviation
HERE’S WHY THE F-105 WAS DUBBED THE “THUD”
Nose art celebrates Lokcheed D-21 drone 50th anniversary
Aviation History / Military Aviation
NOSE ART CELEBRATES LOCKHEED D-21 MACH 3 DRONE 50th ANNIVERSARY
The development of the iconic SR-71 Blackbird: how the world's fastest plane was conceived
Aviation History / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE ICONIC SR-71 BLACKBIRD: HOW THE WORLD’s FASTEST PLANE WAS CONCEIVED
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