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The story of George Smith, the F-100 test pilot who became the first person to accomplish supersonic bailout (He suffered grievous injuries, survived and resumed flying Super Sabres again)
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story of George Smith, the F-100 test pilot who became the first person to accomplish supersonic ejection (He suffered grievous injuries, survived and resumed flying Super Sabres again)
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Photograph of Capt. Allen Lamb (l) and Capt. Jack Donovan (r) snapped just before they took off on the first kill mission.
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
“Wild Weasel sighted SAM site—Destroyed same.” The story of Wild Weasel’s First Kill
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B-52 pilot recalls when he and his crew had to eject after their BUFF was shot down by a USAF F-100 Super Sabre
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
B-52 pilot recalls when he and his crew had to eject after their BUFF was shot down by a USAF F-100 Super Sabre
F-100 Thunderbird pilot tells the story of when his Super Sabre exploded during the Bomb Burst after the wings came off due to fatigue damage in the wing center box
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
F-100 Thunderbird pilot tells the story of when his Super Sabre exploded during the Bomb Burst after the wings came off due to fatigue damage in the wing center box
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Yes, it’s Gold! Iowa ANG F-16A static display gets an all-gold paint scheme to celebrate ANG history
Aviation History / Military Aviation
Yes, it’s Gold! Iowa ANG F-16A static display gets an all-gold paint scheme to celebrate ANG history
Su-15 Vs F-100: why Flagon fighter jets were never able to intercept Turkish Super Sabres violating Soviet airspace
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Su-15 Vs F-100: why Flagon fighter jets were never able to intercept Turkish Super Sabres violating Soviet airspace
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A quick look at the F-107A Ultra Sabre, the Century Series fighter that never was
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
A QUICK LOOK AT THE F-107A ULTRA SABRE, THE CENTURY SERIES FIGHTER THAT NEVER WAS
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Yugoslavia chose the MiG-21 over the Mirage III but the conversion to the Fishbed was plagued by problems
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Yugoslavia chose the MiG-21 over the Mirage III but the conversion to the Fishbed was plagued by problems
How the Delta 2 supersonic research aircraft broke the world air speed record beating that held by the F-100 Super Sabre
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
How the Delta 2 supersonic research aircraft broke the world air speed record beating that held by the F-100 Super Sabre
Hun Pilots remember when they ‘dogfighted’ British Lightnings and Hunters at RAF Gütersloh over Germany
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Hun Pilots remember when they ‘dogfighted’ British Lightnings and Hunters at RAF Gütersloh over Germany
Legendary fighter pilot Francis “Gabby” Gabreski was one of the firsts to test the F-100 hose-and-drogue refueling capability, but he preferred to attack a squadron of Fw-190s alone in a P-47. Here’s why.
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Legendary fighter pilot Francis “Gabby” Gabreski was one of the firsts to test the F-100 hose-and-drogue refueling capability, but he preferred to attack a squadron of Fw-190s alone in a P-47. Here’s why.
The Story of the First, Ill Fated F-100 Super Sabre Combat Mission of the Vietnam War
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The Story of the First, Ill Fated F-100 Super Sabre Combat Mission of the Vietnam War
Tragic video shows F-100 pilot crashing after fatal “Sabre Dance”
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Tragic video shows F-100 pilot crashing after fatal “Sabre Dance”
This pilot scored F-100’s only (probable) MiG Kill of the Vietnam War
Cold War Era / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
This pilot scored F-100’s only (probable) MiG Kill of the Vietnam War
The F-100 Super Sabre in Vietnam and the hazardous 'Night Owl" CAS missions
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The F-100 Super Sabre in Vietnam and the hazardous ‘Night Owl” CAS missions
SLUF Vs Hun: former USAF pilot explains why the A-7 outclassed the F-100 in the ground attack role
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
SLUF Vs Hun: former USAF pilot explains why the A-7 outclassed the F-100 in the ground attack role
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