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The incredible story of the Lightning interceptor that suffered a reheat fire at supersonic speed. And landed safely.
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The incredible story of the Lightning interceptor that suffered a reheat fire at supersonic speed. And landed safely.
How to pee at Mach 3: former SR-71 driver explains how to go to the bathroom while flying the iconic Blackbird
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
How to pee at Mach 3: former SR-71 driver explains how to go to the bathroom while flying the iconic Blackbird
The F-100 Super Sabre in Vietnam and the hazardous 'Night Owl" CAS missions
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The F-100 Super Sabre in Vietnam and the hazardous ‘Night Owl” CAS missions
Aardvark Down: former F-111 WSO tells the story of his ejection over North Vietnam during Operation Linebacker II
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Aardvark Down: former F-111 WSO tells the story of his ejection over North Vietnam during Operation Linebacker II
How the defection to Israel of a Syrian Air Force MiG-23-pilot embarrassed the IAF
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
How the defection to Israel of a Syrian Air Force MiG-23-pilot embarrassed the IAF
Cool video shows SR-71 Blackbird igniting the afterburners during very low fly pass
Airshows / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Cool video shows SR-71 Blackbird igniting the afterburners during very low fly pass
SLUF Vs Hun: former USAF pilot explains why the A-7 outclassed the F-100 in the ground attack role
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
SLUF Vs Hun: former USAF pilot explains why the A-7 outclassed the F-100 in the ground attack role
How a USAF F-4E flying at Mach 1.2 gun killed a North Vietnamese MiG-19 scoring the world’s only supersonic gun kill
Cold War Era / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
How a USAF F-4E flying at Mach 1.2 gun killed a North Vietnamese MiG-19 scoring the world’s only supersonic gun kill
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That time a RAF Phantom shot down a RAF Jaguar: the unknown story of the British Phantom's only air-to-air kill
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
That time a RAF Phantom was nearly shot down by its own Skyflash air-to-air missile
This SR-71 Blackbird crew set the Absolute Speed Record that still stands today
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird / SR-71 Top Speed
This SR-71 Blackbird crew set the Absolute Speed Record that still stands today
Remembering the EA-7L, the SLUF variant that played the role of adversary aircraft
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Remembering the EA-7L, the SLUF variant that played the role of adversary aircraft
The story of the RAF Phantom pilot who intercepted an Argentine Boeing 707 spy plane over the Falklands
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The unknown story of the RAF Phantom pilot who intercepted an Argentine Boeing 707 spy plane over the Falklands
The defection of Viktor Belenko, the pilot who stole the super secret Soviet's MiG-25 fighter jet
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The defection of Viktor Belenko, the pilot who stole the super-secret Soviet MiG-25 fighter jet
That time an SR-71 Blackbird's drag chute deployed in-flight at Mach 1.5
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
That time an SR-71 Blackbird lost the drag chute in-flight at Mach 1.5
The incredible story of the SR-71 Blackbird that flew an eleven-hour-long mission from Kadena to the Persian Gulf and back
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
The incredible story of the SR-71 Blackbird that flew an eleven-hour-long mission from Kadena to the Persian Gulf and back
Watch an XB-70 Valkyrie Mach 3 bomber doing an emergency landing
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Watch an XB-70 Valkyrie Mach 3 bomber doing an emergency landing
One of a kind variants of the mighty F-5 fighter
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
One of a kind variants of the mighty F-5 fighter
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