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Did you know the F-104 had not been the only “Widow Maker?” During the Cold War the MiG-19, MiG-21 and F-100 had high accident rates too. Here’s why.
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Did you know the F-104 had not been the only “Widow Maker?” During the Cold War the MiG-19, MiG-21 and F-100 had high accident rates too
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
The story of the South Carolina Air National Guard F-104 pilot that nearly intercepted a CIA U-2 and caused the replacement of SCANG Starfighters with F-102 Delta Daggers
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of the South Carolina Air National Guard F-104 pilot that nearly intercepted a CIA U-2 and caused the replacement of SCANG Starfighters with F-102 Delta Daggers
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
Project Featherduster: the exercise that proved the F-104 could have been a better MiG killer than the F-4C, F-105D and F-100D
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Project Featherduster: the exercise that proved the F-104 could have been a better MiG killer than the F-4C, F-105D and F-100D
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
Remembering the Lockheed X-27 Lancer: The Super Starfighter concept that had the potential to put at risk the development of the F-15 Eagle
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Remembering the Lockheed X-27 Lancer: The Super Starfighter concept that had the potential to put at risk the development of the F-15 Eagle
The story of the Jordanian F-104A Starfighters that shot down a Jordanian Hunter which tried to shot down the Alouette III helicopter carrying Jordanian King Hussein
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of the Jordanian F-104A Starfighters that shot down a Jordanian Hunter which tried to shot down the Alouette III helicopter carrying Jordanian King Hussein
Starfighters’ Black Beauty almost ready for the first flight.
Military Aviation
Starfighters’ Black Beauty almost ready for the first flight.
Former Royal Norwegian Air Force F-104 pilot tells the story of an exciting MiG-25 intercept
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Former Royal Norwegian Air Force F-104 pilot tells the story of an exciting MiG-25 intercept
That Time a German F-104 Starfighter Bowed Upwards the Power Lines during a Low Level Ground Attack Training sortie
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
That Time a German F-104 Starfighter Bowed Upwards the Power Lines during a Low Level Ground Attack Training sortie
Impressive Video shows XB-70 Valkyrie Mach 3 Strategic Bomber Final Landing
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Impressive Video shows XB-70 Valkyrie Mach 3 Strategic Bomber Final Landing
The Unknown Role Played by the F-104 Starfighter During Operation Bolo
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The Unknown Role Played by the F-104 Starfighter During Operation Bolo
Previously unreleased Video Features Then Col. Chuck Yeager crashing an NF-104A At Edwards AFB
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Previously unreleased Video Features Then Col. Chuck Yeager crashing an NF-104A At Edwards AFB
The Story Behind the Famous Sequence of The Right Stuff Movie featuring Chuck Yeager’s NF-104 Ejection
Aviation History / Military Aviation / Space
The True Story Behind the Famous Sequence of The Right Stuff Movie featuring Chuck Yeager’s NF-104 Ejection
The Libyan Scud Attack on Lampedusa and the Italian Retaliation against Gaddafi that never was
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The Libyan Scud Attack on Lampedusa and the Italian Retaliation against Gaddafi that never was
The Day Italy’s Prime Minister warned Gaddafi of Operation El Dorado Canyon
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Italy’s Prime Minister saved Gaddafi’s Life by Warning of Operation El Dorado Canyon
Cool Video Shows Starfighters’ TF-104G Intercepting Gulfstream G650ER Business Jet during World Record Flight “One More Orbit”
Military Aviation
Cool Video Shows Starfighters’ TF-104G Intercepting Gulfstream G650ER Business Jet during World Record Flight “One More Orbit”
Bob Gilliland, the First Man to fly the iconic SR-71, Passes Away
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Bob Gilliland, the First Man to fly the iconic SR-71, Passes Away
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