Tag: A-4 Skyhawk

The Story of the Israeli A-4 Pilot who completed his first...

"Only three pilots in the entire history dared to go on a combat sortie in an aircraft they never flown before. I am about...

“Mayday, mayday, Mav’s in trouble, he’s in a flat spin!”- A...

Accurate or not, Top Gun does portray one thing to a tee, namely the supreme confidence and nerve of the young naval aviator and...

Remembering the Shootdown of Lt. Commander John McCain over Hanoi

Due to his father's status as an admiral, John McCain was offered early release, but refused - citing the American Fighting Man's Code of...

This U.S. Naval Aviator helped renconstruct and train the Kuwait Air...

"There was a day we returned from an air strike and a Kuwaiti A-4KU pilot was as happy as he could be when he...

GORGEOUS VINTAGE FOOTAGE FEATURES JAGUAR M TRIALS ABOARD CLEMENCEAU AIRCRAFT CARRIER

French Navy opted to buy the Super Etendard which was no better or worse than the Jaguar M, but yet again it was the...

ADVERSARY! A QUICK LOOK AT THE AIRCRAFT FLOWN BY U.S. NAVAL...

To realistically carry out their duty U.S. Navy adversary pilots need the best aircraft to simulate the bandits during DACT sorties Replicating the real world...

[UPDATED] THE STORY OF A TENSE CAP FLOWN BY TWO ROYAL...

The Sea Harrier was dubbed by Argentine pilots “La Muerta Negra” (The Black Death) because of its Extra Dark Sea Grey colour scheme which...

THE STORY OF THE A-4 MONGOOSE, THE LIGHT ATTACK PLANE THAT...

Because of its air-to-air prowess the A-4 was soon nicknamed Mongoose, and provided to most fighter pilots the experience necessary to prepare them for...

THAT TIME AN ISRAELI AIR FORCE F-15 BAZ LANDED WITH ONE...

The F-15 Baz No. 957 would eventually be repaired and after having scored three air-to-air victories during the 1982 Lebanon War, it shared the...

THE A-4 SKYHAWK RETURNS TO THE ROYAL INTERNATIONAL AIR TATTOO AFTER...

The last time an A-4 visited the Air Tattoo was 1977, when a small number of A-4Gs from 805 Squadron, Royal Australian Navy, visited...

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