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When Grumman ruled the flight deck: clip shows when a typical US Navy Carrier Air Wing was filled with many beautiful, colorful and different aircraft

When Grumman ruled the flight deck: clip shows when a typical US Navy Carrier Air Wing was filled with many beautiful, colorful and different aircraft

Carrier strike group No single platform did more to transform 20th-century sea power than the aircraft carrier. The range and… Read More

1 month ago

USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78) aircraft carrier, the world’s largest warship, ready to deploy

USS Gerald R. Ford (CVN-78) aircraft carrier, the world’s largest warship, is in shape to deploy five years after its… Read More

2 years ago

French Navy Rafales, E-2C deploying to Hampton Roads this month

The deployment will occur just before French Navy aircraft carrier FS Charles de Gaulle (R91) is expected to complete a… Read More

6 years ago

INTERESTING VIDEO FEATURES U.S. NAVAL AVIATORS DESCRIBING THE SHOOTING DOWN OF THE SYRIAN SU-22 FITTER

As the Su-22 climbed after dropping ordnance, Tremel would respond, firing an AIM-9X Sidewinder missile which missed the Fitter. Then… Read More

7 years ago

IN CASE YOU WERE WONDERING WHICH U.S. NAVY SUPER HORNET SQUADRON SHOT DOWN THE SYRIAN Su-22 FITTER, HERE YOU COULD FIND THE ANSWER [UPDATED WITH BuNO. OF THE F/A-18E Su-22 KILLER]

The F/A-18E Super Hornet from VFA-87 Golden Warriors apparently fired two missiles: one AIM-9X Sidewinder from a range of just… Read More

7 years ago

GEORGE H.W. BUSH CARRIER STRIKE GROUP POUNDS ISIL FROM MEDITERRANEAN

The precision strike operations being carried out by the Bush Carrier Strike Group in the eastern Mediterranean Sea continue to… Read More

7 years ago

BYE-BYE BABY…! REMEMBERING THE F-14 TOMCAT LAST COMBAT TRAP

The decision to incorporate the Super Hornet and decommission the F-14 was mainly due to high amount of maintenance required… Read More

7 years ago