F-100F Super Sabre

“Wild Weasel sighted SAM site—Destroyed same.” The story of Wild Weasel’s First Kill

“Wild Weasel sighted SAM site—Destroyed same.” The story of Wild Weasel’s First Kill

The F-100F Wild Weasel After the single-seat, supersonic F-100 fighter entered service in 1954, it developed a high accident rate,… Read More

4 days ago

The mysterious losses of Misty FAC F-100 Super Sabre crews in Vietnam

The F-100 Super Sabre in Vietnam While the F-105 Thunderchief and F-4 Phantom II flew the majority of the fighter-bomber… Read More

3 months ago

The story of George ‘Bud’ Day, MoH Recipient, first jet pilot to survive a `parachute-less’ ejection and first Commander of F-100 Misty FACs in Vietnam

In the search for an appropriate call-sign for the Commando Sabre sorties, Maj George 'Bud' Day remembered a song he… Read More

2 years ago

FIRST IN, LAST OUT: THE STORY AND EVOLUTION OF THE SEAD MISSION

Modern battlefields are characterized by numerous integrated air defense systems and the Wild Weasels provide access to these contested environments… Read More

7 years ago