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Czech Air Force buys 24 F-35 Lightning II strike fighters to replace the JAS-39 Gripen fighter jets currently used by the service
Military Aviation
Czech Air Force buys 24 F-35 Lightning II strike fighters to replace the JAS-39 Gripen fighter jets currently used by the service
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
Aircraft Carriers / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Naval Aviator recalls when an F/A-18 pilot made a night trap on a carrier having the Ball (Fresnel Lens Optical Landing System) turned off
B-1B Lancer strategic bombers from Ellsworth AFB temporarily relocate to Dyess AFB
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
B-1B Lancer strategic bombers from Ellsworth AFB temporarily relocate to Dyess AFB
USAF F-102 pilot tells the story of when he was left alone in the cockpit of a KC-135 flying from the US to Okinawa
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
USAF F-102 pilot recalls when he was left alone in the cockpit of a KC-135 flying from the US to Okinawa
US Navy A-7 pilot tells why naval aviators advanced throttle to full power when they land on an aircraft carrier
Aircraft Carriers / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / Naval Warfare
US Navy A-7 pilot tells why naval aviators advance throttle to full power when they land on an aircraft carrier
‘I was 59. My squadron commander was 39.’ Leading jet ace Giora Even-Epstein recalls being the eldest Israeli pilot to fly an F-16
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
‘I was 59. My squadron commander was 39.’ Leading jet ace Giora Even-Epstein recalls being the eldest Israeli F-16 pilot
SR-71 recalls the tense mission over the Barents Sea where he spotted a Soviet MiG-31 scrambled to intercept his Blackbird
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
SR-71 pilot recalls the tense mission over the Barents Sea where he spotted a Soviet MiG-31 scrambled to intercept his Blackbird
The day Luftwaffe Bf 109Gs were overwhelmed by Fleet Air Arm F4Fs and why the little Wildcat could be more than a match for the legendary Messerschmitt Bf 109
Aviation History / Military Aviation
The day Luftwaffe Bf 109Gs were overwhelmed by Fleet Air Arm F4Fs and why the little Wildcat could be more than a match for the legendary Messerschmitt Bf 109
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RAF Phantom pilot recalls when he and his navigator grinned at the cameras of a Soviet Il-62 Classic spy plane disguised as an Aeroflot airliner
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
RAF Phantom pilot recalls when he and his navigator grinned at the cameras of a Soviet Il-62 Classic spy plane disguised as an Aeroflot airliner
SEAL JTAC explains why the Navy F-14 Tomcat crews were the best for Close Air Support (Only matched by those of USMC F/A-18Ds)
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
SEAL JTAC explains why the Navy F-14 Tomcat crews were the best for Close Air Support (Only matched by those of USMC F/A-18Ds)
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Ukrainian special operations destroyed VKS Tu-22M3 bombers in Russia after 600 kilometres infiltration
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Ukrainian special operations destroyed VKS Tu-22M3 bombers in Russia after 600 kilometres infiltration
US Naval Aviator tells the story of the A-7 pilot that ejected three times from the Corsair II, survived and returned to flight status
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
US Naval Aviator tells the story of the A-7 pilot that ejected three times from the Corsair II, survived and returned to flight status
The Pilot of This C-130 Landed Safely with his Flight Engineer Dead, with his Co-Pilot Wounded, with Just One Engine
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Here’s how the Pilot of This C-130 was able to land Safely with his Flight Engineer Dead, with his Co-Pilot Wounded, with Just One Engine
Northrop Grumman greenlighted to begin B-21 Raider bomber production
Military Aviation
Northrop Grumman greenlighted to begin B-21 Raider bomber production
U-2 Vs Corona: why KH-4 satellite failed to provide photographic intelligence during Cuban Missile Crisis while U-2 provided useful Time-critical intelligence
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / Space
U-2 Vs Corona: why KH-4 satellite failed to provide photographic intelligence during Cuban Missile Crisis while U-2 provided useful Time-critical intelligence
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Here’s why this Top Gun: Maverick scene is Impossible According to a real-life Fighter Pilot
Military Aviation
“There is a jet waiting for me in the future,” Glen “Hangman” Powell teases Top Gun 3
RAF Lightning pilot tells the story of when he was scrambled to intercept 80 Soviet Tu-95 Bear and Tu-16 Badger Strategic Bombers off the UK Coast
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
RAF Lightning pilot recalls when he flew a solo intercept against a formation of 80 Soviet Tu-95 Bear and Tu-16 Badger Strategic Bombers off the UK Coast
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