PHANTOMS PHOREVER! THE MIGHTY F-4, THE LEGENDARY ACE ROBIN OLDS AND OPERATION BOLO

Olds shot down a MiG-21, and his 8th TFW F-4 aircrews shot down six others - about half of VPAF operational force - with no...

A QUICK LOOK AT HOW KADENA HH-60G PAVE HAWKS SAVED THE CREW OF THE...

The MV-22 impacted shallow reef, so it wasn’t really on land, but it also wasn’t in the ocean. It was a unique environment. As reported...

“MOW EM DOWN!” THE GRIM REAPERS LEGACY

During its F-14 days, VF-101 aircrews were tasked to fly the Tomcat during the air shows, demonstrating the F-14 flight characteristics After having been reestablished...

U.S. NAVY TEMPORARILY GROUNDS ALL F/A-18E/F SUPER HORNETS AND EA-18G GROWLERS FOLLOWING ACCIDENT

The operational pause will allow both Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and Boeing engineers time to investigate the accident Following an on-deck emergency experienced at...

OPERATION PRESERVATION: HOW THE ATOMIC TRIALS B-52 STRATOFORTRESS BOMBER HAS BEEN RESTORED

The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History B-52B remains the only BUFF in existence that has dropped an atomic bomb As shown by the...

HERE’S ROYAL CANADIAN AIR FORCE 2017 CF-18 DEMONSTRATION HORNET PAINT SCHEME

Next year’s CF-18 Demonstration Hornet will be painted to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the confederation of Canada The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) has...

HERE’S HOW SR-71 BLACKBIRD PILOTS WHO ESTABLISHED ABSOLUTE SPEED RECORD CELEBRATED THE 40th ANNIVERSARY OF...

Throughout its nearly 24-year career, the SR-71 remained the world's fastest and highest-flying operational aircraft In 1976, it was a different time. The Cold War...

“MY COLLEAGUES ARE LYING ABOUT THE CURRENT STATUS OF THE F-35 PROGRAM” PENTAGON’S DIRECTOR...

According to the Pentagon’s Director of Operational Test and Evaluation 276 F-35's deficiencies remain unresolved Dr. J. Michael Gilmore, the Pentagon’s Director of Operational Test...

WATCH ICONIC QANTAS SUPER CONSTELLATION AIRLINER SPITTING FLAMES OUT OF HER ENGINES WHILE PERFORMING...

This spectacular effect is obtained setting the engines to run rich, or with a high ratio of fuel to air The Lockheed Constellation (dubbed "Connie"...

TOMCAT SINGLE-ENGINE CAT SHOT: A LIFE-OR-DEATH EXPERIENCE

As the left engine failed and I saw the RPM tape drop to zero, I applied full right rudder The F-14 Tomcat was a powerful,...