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Video: the Phinal F-4 Phantom launch from a US Navy aircraft carrier
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Video: the Phinal active duty F-4 Phantom launch from a US Navy aircraft carrier
The first silver U-2 to fly since 2014: A rare TU-2S returned to service after a nearly three-year repair odyssey
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The first silver U-2 to fly since 2014: A rare TU-2S returned to service after a nearly three-year repair odyssey
The real secret behind P-51B/C/D Mustang range
Aviation History / Military Aviation
The real secret behind P-51B/C/D Mustang range
USAF B-1 pilot recalls when he assisted in the landing a Boeing 737 copilot after the captain fell ill
Civil Aviation / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
USAF B-1 pilot recalls when he assisted in the landing a Boeing 737 copilot after the captain fell ill
Did you know NASA had to borrow U-2/SR-71 “yellow” Pressure Suits for first space shuttle mission?
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Space
NASA had to borrow U-2/SR-71 “yellow” Pressure Suits for first space shuttle mission. Here’s why.
US Navy A-7 pilot recalls when a Corsair II driver used a $40K AGM-62 Walleye to destroy a $2K broken-down pickup truck blocking a road intersection during the Vietnam War
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
US Naval Aviator recalls when a fellow A-7 Corsair II pilot used a $40K AGM-62 Walleye to destroy a $2K broken-down pickup truck blocking a road intersection during the Vietnam War
U-2 driver explains why Dragon Lady pilots must stall the U-2 in the air in order to land the iconic spy plane
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
U-2 driver explains why Dragon Lady pilots must stall the U-2 in the air in order to land the iconic spy plane
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
The restoration of B-26 Marauder ‘Flak-Bait’, the Only US warplane to Survive 200 Bombing Missions during World War II
Aviation History / Military Aviation
The restoration of B-26 Marauder ‘Flak-Bait’, the Only US warplane to Survive 200 Bombing Missions during World War II
Sponsored by: Schiffer Military
The story of the SR-71 Blackbird sonic booms that shattered the windows of Kelly Johnson, Zsa Zsa Gabor and President Nixon’s houses
Aviation Humor / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
The story of the SR-71 Blackbird sonic booms that shattered the windows of Kelly Johnson, Zsa Zsa Gabor and President Nixon’s houses
17 years after a USAF F-15 crashed due to cracks in the jet's longeron the same issue appeared on 90 F-16 fighters across the entire service inventory
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
17 years after a USAF F-15 crashed due to cracks in the jet’s longeron the same issue appeared on 90 F-16 fighters across the entire service inventory
US Navy will take delivery of its last F/A-18 Super Hornet strike fighter in 2027 and not in 2025
Military Aviation
US Navy will take delivery of its last F/A-18 Super Hornet strike fighter in 2027 and not in 2025
USAF chief loadmaster recalls the Green Ramp Disaster: the sad story of when an F-16 collided with a C-130 over Green Ramp and then crashed into a parked C-141
Aviation History / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
USAF chief loadmaster recalls the Green Ramp Disaster: the sad story of when an F-16 collided with a C-130 over Green Ramp and then crashed into a parked C-141
It is truly the end of an era: 2024 A-10C Demonstration season will be the Farewell Tour for the A-10 Demo Team
Military Aviation
It is truly the end of an era: 2024 A-10C Demonstration season will be the Farewell Tour for the A-10 Demo Team
In the 1970s the Israeli Air Force picked the F-15 over the F-14 after having evaluated both the Eagle and the Tomcat. Here’s why.
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
In the 1970s the Israeli Air Force picked the F-15 over the F-14 after having evaluated both the Eagle and the Tomcat. Here’s why.
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
Lockheed Martin Delivers Airborne High Energy Laser To USAF For Flight Testing On AC-130J Gunship
Military Aviation / Weapons
AFSOC ends AC-130J Ghostrider gunship laser weapon integration efforts
USAF to complete aerial refueling certification of retired F-117 with KC-46 This Month
Military Aviation
USAF to complete aerial refueling certification of retired F-117 with KC-46 This Month
The night carrier landing where a US Navy F-4 had both main landing gear tires blown after snagging the one wire in mid-flight and impacting on top of the third arresting wire
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
A nightmare of the worst order: the US Navy F-4 pilot who caught #1 Wire on his RIO last night carrier landing
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