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The story of the Israeli Nesher Fighter, the Mirage 5 Built by Rockwell (and Not by IAI)
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of the Israeli Nesher Fighter, the Mirage 5 Built by Rockwell (and Not by IAI)
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
US Navy F-4 Phantom II Pilot Randy Cunningham recalls the epic 1 V 1 dogfight that made him America’s First Ace Pilot since Korean War
Cold War Era / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
US Navy F-4 Phantom II Pilot Randy Cunningham recalls the epic 1 V 1 dogfight that made him America’s First Ace Pilot since Korean War
Sponsored by: Schiffer Military
Former T-39A Pilot tells the story of when a Saudi Prince arrived in the US to buy F-15s pulled out a Roll of $1,000 Bills and asked him how many he needed to pay for the Sabreliner Fuel
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
T-39A Pilot recalls when a Saudi Prince arrived in the US to buy F-15s pulled out a Roll of $1,000 Bills and asked him how many he needed to pay for the Sabreliner Fuel
In 1970s NASA was not allowed to have any SR-71s, yet they received one and they passed it off as YF-12C (with a bogus A-12 tail number)
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
In 1970s NASA was not allowed to have any SR-71s, yet they received one and they passed it off as YF-12C (with a bogus A-12 tail number)
Douglas A-4M Skyhawk restored to its former glory by Fleet Readiness Center East at MCAS Cherry Point
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / Warbirds
Douglas A-4M Skyhawk restored to its former glory by Fleet Readiness Center East at MCAS Cherry Point
The story of how a captured Luftwaffe Fw 190 led to the development of the Spitfire Mk IX, the best close-in fighter of WWII
Aviation History / Military Aviation
The story of how a captured Luftwaffe Fw 190 led to the development of the Spitfire Mk IX, the best close-in fighter of WWII
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
Chinese fighter drops flares 300 meters in front of Australian MH-60R helicopter over the Yellow Sea
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Chinese fighter drops flares 300 meters in front of Australian MH-60R helicopter over the Yellow Sea
Tomcat RIO recalls Challenging Long-range Practice Strike where his F-14 flew with an overlooked protective cap on one AIM-9 Sidewinder
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Tomcat RIO recalls Challenging Long-range Practice Strike where his F-14 flew with an overlooked protective cap on one AIM-9 Sidewinder
Sponsored by: Tomcat RIO
The story of when a USAF B-2 Spirit bombed Chinese Embassy in Belgrade during Operation Allied Force
Military Aviation
The story of when a USAF B-2 Spirit bombed Chinese Embassy in Belgrade during Operation Allied Force
SR-71 pilot explains how to get better gas mileage in a Blackbird flying at Mach 3
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
SR-71 pilot explains how to get better gas mileage in a Blackbird flying at Mach 3
Naval Flight Officer explains why the US Navy doesn’t use jet seaplanes like the Martin P6M SeaMaster
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Naval Flight Officer explains why the US Navy doesn’t use jet seaplanes like the Martin P6M SeaMaster
Here’s why before TOPGUN, Navy F-4 Phantom II fighter crews in Vietnam managed only a 2.5:1 kill ratio versus Soviet-built MiG-17 and MiG-21 fighters
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Here’s why before TOPGUN, Navy F-4 Phantom II fighter crews in Vietnam managed only a 2.5:1 kill ratio versus Soviet-built MiG-17 and MiG-21 fighters
A-10 Pilot tells how a Warthog could BRRRRRRRRTTTTTTTT a Star Wars AT-AT
Military Aviation
A-10 Pilot tells how a Warthog could BRRRRRRRRTTTTTTTT a Star Wars AT-AT
F/A-18 pilot can command MQ-25 unmanned aerial tanker for aerial refueling
Drones / Military Aviation
F/A-18 pilot can command MQ-25 unmanned aerial tanker for aerial refueling
Ukraine might receive first F-16 fighters next week, Ukrainian Air Force Spokesperson says
Military Aviation
Ukraine might receive first F-16 fighters after May 5, Ukrainian Air Force Spokesperson says
The Odyssey of Bat 21, Part One: the most famous EB-66 loss
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The Odyssey of Bat 21: the most famous EB-66 loss
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
Israeli Air Force Fighter Pilot recalls when he landed his F-15 with One Wing Missing after a collision with an A-4
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Israeli Air Force Fighter Pilot recalls when he landed his F-15 with One Wing Missing after a collision with an A-4
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
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