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The story behind this famous ejection from a RAF Lightning interceptor
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story behind a famous photo of an ejection from a RAF Lightning interceptor
That time a RAF Phantom crew jokingly requested fuel from an Argentine Air Force KC-130 flying over the Falklands
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
That time a RAF Phantom crew jokingly requested fuel from an Argentine Air Force KC-130 flying over the Falklands
Former BUFF driver shares Near-Death Experiences he had as B-52 pilot
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Former BUFF driver shares Near-Death Experiences he had as B-52 pilot
Time to eject! A-12 pilot explains how he was able to bail out safely from his Oxcart after it went into a flat inverted spin
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Time to eject! The story of the A-12 pilot that bailed out safely from his Oxcart after it went into a flat inverted spin
This SR-71 pilot survived to his Blackbird disintegration at a speed of Mach 3.2
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
This SR-71 pilot survived to his Blackbird disintegration at a speed of Mach 3.2
Spirit of the Phantom: emotional poem describes the ethos of the mighty F-4
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Spirit of the Phantom: emotional poem describes the ethos of the mighty F-4
The Death Spiral of Swoon 52: the story of the B-52 bomber that crashed into Hunt's Mesa during a low level training sortie
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The Death Spiral of Swoon 52: the story of the B-52 bomber that crashed into Hunt’s Mesa during a low level training sortie
The story of a non-standard RF-4C Phantom Ejection
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of a non-standard RF-4C Phantom Ejection
Vintage video shows Phinal F-4 Phantom lauch from a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Vintage video shows Phinal F-4 Phantom launch from a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier
B-52s at Andersen Air Base, Guam, during preparations for Operation Linebacker II in Dec. 1972.
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Goodbye U-Tapao! Former B-52 pilot remembers the end of Operation Arc Light
Former SR-71 Blackbird crew members share their most interesting stories
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Former SR-71 Blackbird crew members share their most interesting stories
That time a USAF EC-121 Warning Star almost landed on a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
That time a USAF EC-121 Warning Star almost landed on a U.S. Navy aircraft carrier
Remembering the last glory days of VF-84 Jolly Rogers
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Remembering the last glory days of VF-84 Jolly Rogers
Remembering Gil Bertelson, the SR-71 driver that saw three sunrises on one particular Blackbird mission
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Remembering Gil Bertelson, the SR-71 driver that saw three sunrises on a single Blackbird mission
Read these impressive Skyraider Survival Stories
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Read these impressive Skyraider Survival Stories
The story of the SR-71 Blackbird that slid on JP7 fuel residue while taxing into Kadena Hangar
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
The story of the SR-71 Blackbird that slid on JP7 fuel residue while taxing into Kadena Hangar
"Operation Credible Sport" YMC-130H going to museum
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
“Operation Credible Sport” YMC-130H going to museum
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