9/11

ANG F-16 pilots who were tasked to ram United Airlines Flight 93 recall being ready to Sacrifice their Lives on 9/11

ANG F-16 pilots who were tasked to ram United Airlines Flight 93 recall being ready to Sacrifice their Lives on 9/11

“Sass would ram his aircraft into the cockpit where the terrorists were, to destroy the flight controls, I would take… Read More

6 months ago

The emotional story of Massachusetts Air National Guard’s F-15 Eagle pilots who became the first military response to 9/11 attacks on New York

While reports were still coming in alerting of the hijackings, amidst the initial chaos and confusion, the Massachusetts Air National… Read More

1 year ago

The DEFCON System and which levels US Forces have been in the Past

Those of us who are GenXrs clearly remember the film "War Games." We will not rehash that film, but it… Read More

2 years ago

Eastern Air Defense Sector takes group photo with F-16 #89-114, one of the jets that responded to 9/11 terror attacks

On Jun. 9, 2021 the Eastern Air Defense Sector had a unit photograph taken at the neighboring Griffiss International Airport… Read More

3 years ago

Eagles Flying over New York: the emotional story of Massachusetts Air National Guard’s F-15 pilots who became the first military response to 9/11 attacks

As Lt. Col. Tim Duffy, and Maj. Dan Nash flew south new information was being relayed from the FAA. They… Read More

3 years ago

New trailer of the upcoming ‘Tomcat Tales’ documentary highlights the role played by the F-14 in the immediate 9/11 aftermath

With the retirement of the A-6 Intruder, in minimal time, the Tomcat became the premier carrier based bombing platform with… Read More

4 years ago

The unknown story of an A-10 CAS mission performed to support Special Forces deployed in Afghanistan

Just as the A-10s and the helicopters were returning to base, the Special Forces men discovered that they had forgotten… Read More

6 years ago

THIS INTERESTING VIDEO FEATURES THE RECOLLECTIONS OF PILOT WHO FLEW AIR FORCE ONE ON 9/11

Col. (Ret.) Tillman and its aircrew not only made sure the President stayed safe and got where he needed to… Read More

6 years ago