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F-14 RIO explains how a Tomcat crew could Outmaneuver a Hornet, why in some Mission Profiles the F/A-18 is a better Air-to-Air Fighter than the F-14 and why the Super Hornet is Worthless against China
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
F-14 RIO explains how a Tomcat Crew could Outmaneuver a Hornet, why in some Mission Profiles the F/A-18 is a better Air-to-Air Fighter than the F-14 and why the Super Hornet is Worthless against China
SR-71 pilot tells the story of when he accelerated his Habu at Mach 3.2 and denied an F-15 pilot an “easy," simulated kill against its Blackbird during a training sortie
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird / SR-71 Top Speed
Did you know that the SR-71 Blackbird was so fast that the F-15 Eagle radar couldn’t see it?
Greek Tomcats: The Saga of the F-14s that Greece Never Ordered
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Greek Tomcats: The Saga of the F-14 fighter jets that Greece Never Ordered
The epic story of the F-14 pilot who disobeyed the order to return to the carrier to provide CAS support during the Battle of Roberts Ridge
Aviation History / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
The epic story of the F-14 Tomcat pilot who disobeyed the order to return to the carrier to provide CAS support during the Battle of Roberts Ridge
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Former US Navy Test Pilot explains why the Super Tomcat 21 would outperform the Super Hornet in every area except Reliability
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Former US Navy Test Pilot explains why the Super Tomcat 21 would outperform the Super Hornet in every area except Reliability
F-14 Pilot tells the story of when his Tomcat went Inverted a Few Feet Above the Ground after Takeoff after both Flaps and Slats Failed. Pushing Negative Gs Stopped him from Crashing.
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
F-14 Pilot tells the story of when his Tomcat went Inverted a Few Feet Above the Ground after Takeoff after both Flaps and Slats Failed. Pushing Negative Gs Stopped him from Crashing.
Did you know that as late as the early 1990s, some F/A-18 drivers were routinely losing a 1v1 dogfight against an F-14 because they persisted in flying the Hornet like a supersonic A-7?
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Did you know that as late as the early 1990s, some F/A-18 drivers were routinely losing a 1v1 dogfight against an F-14 because they persisted in flying the Hornet like a supersonic A-7?
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Vintage Video features VF-124 Gunfighters F-14 Tomcat landing without its port wheel at NAS Miramar
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Vintage Video features VF-124 Gunfighters F-14 Tomcat landing without its port wheel at NAS Miramar
US Naval Aviators explain why "a mixed division of F-14 Tomcats and F/A-18 Hornets was devastating in aerial engagements"
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
US Naval Aviators explain why “a mixed division of F-14 Tomcats and F/A-18 Hornets was devastating in aerial engagements”
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Did you know? On the first day of Desert Storm at least 12 Iraqi Fighters (including 4 MiG-29s) ran away instead of fighting US Navy F-14 Tomcats
F-14 Tomcat / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
Did you know? On the first day of Desert Storm at least 12 Iraqi Fighters (including 4 MiG-29s) ran away instead of fighting US Navy F-14 Tomcats
Did you know the F-14 could go supersonic even with Wings Swept Forward? Former Tomcat Pilot explains how
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Did you know the F-14 could go supersonic even with Wings Swept Forward? Former Tomcat Pilot explains how
Did you know the F-14 Tomcat was meant to be ‘Bombcat’ from the beginning of its development?
Aviation History / Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Did you know the F-14 Tomcat was meant to be ‘Bombcat’ from the beginning of its development?
The story of the US Navy F-14 Tomcat pilot that scored an AIM-7 Sparrow ‘soft kill’ on an Iranian F-4 attacking a US Navy P-3 and saved the Orion crew
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
The story of the US Navy F-14 Tomcat pilot that scored an AIM-7 Sparrow ‘soft kill’ on an Iranian F-4 attacking a US Navy P-3 and saved the Orion crew
Here’s why if Israel Picked the F-14 over the F-15, the Tomcat would (probably) still be in service with the US Navy
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Here’s why if Israel Picked the F-14 over the F-15, the Tomcat would (probably) still be in service with the US Navy
Are Russians hunting to fish the wreckage of the UK F-35B that crashed last week like they did with that of a US Navy F-14 that fell off the aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy in 1976?
Aircraft Carriers / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Are Russians hunting to fish the wreckage of the UK F-35B that crashed last week like they did with that of a US Navy F-14 that fell off the aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy in 1976?
Even though the AIM-120 was successfully tested on the F-14, the AMRAAM integration into fleet Tomcats was scrapped. Here’s why.
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Even though the AIM-120 was successfully tested on the F-14, the AMRAAM integration into fleet Tomcats was scrapped. Here’s why.
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