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The story Reach 806, the C-17 that during Operation Allies Refuge landed in Kabul without normal runway lighting
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story Reach 806, the C-17 that during Operation Allies Refuge landed in Kabul without normal runway lighting
Russian Su-35 allegedly shot down Russian Su-30 during dogfight training
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Russian Su-35 pilot who shot down Russian Su-30 will be charge in court with criminal conduct
SR-71 pilot tells the story of when a KC-135Q crew flew through a thunderstorm with their tanker’s throttles frozen to refuel its Blackbird
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
SR-71 pilot tells the story of when a KC-135Q crew flew through a thunderstorm with their tanker’s throttles frozen to refuel its Blackbird
A-10 pilot who made a successful emergency belly landing last year receives Air Combat Command Airmanship Award
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
A-10C Warthog that belly landed last year is back flying again, with the same pilot at the controls
The story of the USMC F/A-18 Hornet student pilot who lost his wings for doing aileron rolls after touch and goes while practicing landing
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story of the USMC F/A-18 Hornet student pilot who lost his wings for doing aileron rolls after touch and goes while practicing landing
The US Navy fighters that crashed while intercepting Tu-16 Badger reconnaissance aircraft
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The US Navy fighters that crashed while intercepting Tu-16 Badger reconnaissance aircraft
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The fatal flaw that plagued the Fokker Dr. I, the Red Baron Manfred von Richthofen’s favorite aircraft
Aviation History / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The fatal flaw that plagued the Fokker Dr. I, the Red Baron Manfred von Richthofen’s favorite aircraft
Sponsored by: Casemate
Delta Force Operator aboard the EC-130E hit by the RH-53 during Operation Eagle Claw remembers the disaster the plagued the ill-fated bid to end the Iran hostage crisis
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Delta Force Operator aboard the EC-130E hit by the RH-53 during Operation Eagle Claw remembers the disaster the plagued the ill-fated bid to end the Iran hostage crisis
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JASDF F-2 fighter pilot makes emergency landing after losing canopy inflight during scramble
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
JASDF F-2 fighter lost canopy inflight during scramble in October because its pilot forgot to lock it before take-off
US Navy F/A-18 pilot explains why Hornet drivers have to keep their right hand up off the controls during cat launch
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
US Navy F/A-18 pilot explains why Hornet drivers have to keep their right hand up off the controls during cat launch
The story behind this famous photo of an F-16C Viper Belly Landing
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story behind this famous photo of an F-16C Viper Belly Landing
A-10 Warthog that crash landed after being damaged by misfired cannon is back flying again after 4 years
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
A-10 Warthog that crash landed after being damaged by misfired cannon is back flying again after 4 years
The story of the T-2 Buckeye student that stuck his Skipper’s elbows under the canopy
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story of the T-2 Buckeye student that stuck his Skipper’s elbows under the canopy
Did you know several USMC F-4s were lost or damaged in Vietnam because their napalm canisters ignited prematurely?
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Did you know several USMC F-4s were lost or damaged in Vietnam because their napalm canisters ignited prematurely?
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
The Tragic Fate of Major Rudolf Anderson: The U-2 shot down that nearly escalated the Cuban Missile Crisis
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The Tragic Fate of Major Rudolf Anderson: The U-2 shot down that nearly escalated the Cuban Missile Crisis
The story of the US Navy F/A-18 pilot that made a night trap on a carrier having the Fresnel Lens Optical Landing System (AKA ball) turned off
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story of the US Navy F/A-18 pilot that made a night trap on a carrier having the Fresnel Lens Optical Landing System (AKA ball) turned off
That time a B-1B bomber made an emergency landing on Rogers Dry Lake with its wings locked back
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
That time a B-1B bomber made an emergency landing on Rogers Dry Lake with its wings locked back
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