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F-14 Tomcat RIO recalls when he and his pilot faced alone 5 gutsy F-4 Phantom IIs and came out on top
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
F-14 Tomcat RIO recalls when he and his pilot faced alone 5 gutsy F-4 Phantom IIs and came out on top
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‘It moved like a flash from our 10 o’clock high position to 3 o’clock.’ US Navy F-14 pilot recalls odd UFO sightings he had while flying the mighty Tomcat
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
‘It moved like a flash from our 10 o’clock high position to 3 o’clock.’ US Navy F-14 pilot recalls odd UFO sightings he had while flying the mighty Tomcat
F-14 pilot recalls when he glided his Tomcat from 54,000ft to 33,000ft, for 21 minutes after a dual flameout during a large F-14s Vs F-15s exercise (then the engines restarted)
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
F-14 pilot recalls when he glided his Tomcat from 54,000ft to 33,000ft, for 21 minutes after a dual flameout during a large F-14s Vs F-15s exercise (then the engines restarted)
Tomcat RIO tells the story of the F-14 aircrew that inspired the Legendary Top Gun Movie
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Tomcat RIO tells the story of the F-14 aircrew that inspired the Legendary Top Gun Movie
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Tomcat RIO recalls Challenging Long-range Practice Strike where his F-14 flew with an overlooked protective cap on one AIM-9 Sidewinder
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Tomcat RIO recalls Challenging Long-range Practice Strike where his F-14 flew with an overlooked protective cap on one AIM-9 Sidewinder
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Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation / Weapons
US Navy F-14 pilot recalls when he and his RIO fired six AIM-54 Phoenix missiles against six different targets simultaneously during the six-on-six missile shot test
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US Navy F-14 test pilot recalls when his Tomcat was scorched after a Mach 2+ test sortie
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
US Navy F-14 test pilot recalls when his Tomcat was scorched after a Mach 2+ test sortie
In the 1970s the Israeli Air Force picked the F-15 over the F-14 after having evaluated both the Eagle and the Tomcat. Here’s why.
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
In the 1970s the Israeli Air Force picked the F-15 over the F-14 after having evaluated both the Eagle and the Tomcat. Here’s why.
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
The F-15N Sea Eagle: in the 1970s McDonnel Douglas proposed a navalized version of the F-15 Eagle but it was never up to the F-14 Tomcat
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Meet the F-15N Sea Eagle, the navalized version of the F-15 Eagle that never was because it was rejected in favor of the F-14 Tomcat
During Desert Storm 2 F-14 crews pushed their Tomcats to Mach 1.2, flew unscathed through 6 Iraqi SAM batteries and completed a TARPS mission over weapons of mass destruction plant of Al Qa’im
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
During Desert Storm 2 F-14 crews pushed their Tomcats to Mach 1.2, flew unscathed through 6 Iraqi SAM batteries and completed a TARPS mission over weapons of mass destruction plant of Al Qa’im
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
US Navy F-14 pilot recalls landing a Tomcat with a full load of six AIM-54 Phoenix missiles on the aircraft carrier
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
US Navy F-14 pilot recalls landing a Tomcat with a full load of six AIM-54 Phoenix missiles on the aircraft carrier
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‘The F-14 stopped in mid-air, pitched nose over as I slid out in front of it!’ F-5E pilot recalls when Joe “Hoser” Satrapa Tomcat scored an incredible simulated gun kill against his Tiger
Aviation History / Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
‘The F-14 stopped in mid-air, pitched nose over as I slid out in front of it!’ F-5E pilot recalls when Joe “Hoser” Satrapa Tomcat scored an incredible simulated gun kill against his Tiger
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
The story of when Legendary US Navy F-14 Tomcat pilot Capt Dale “Snort” Snodgrass had a Close Call with an Iraqi SAM during Operation Desert Storm
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Capt Dale Snodgrass Wingman recalls when Snort F-14 Tomcat had a Close Call with an Iraqi SAM during Operation Desert Storm
SEAL JTAC explains why the Navy F-14 Tomcat crews were the best for Close Air Support (Only matched by those of USMC F/A-18Ds)
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
SEAL JTAC explains why the Navy F-14 Tomcat crews were the best for Close Air Support (Only matched by those of USMC F/A-18Ds)
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
The F-14 Tomcat’s AWG-9 had been the most powerful radar in operational service on combat aircraft until the F-22 Raptor with the APG-77 entered service in 2005. Here’s why.
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation / Weapons
The F-14 Tomcat’s AWG-9 had been the most powerful radar in operational service on combat aircraft until the F-22 Raptor with the APG-77 entered service in 2005. Here’s why.
Sponsored by: Helion & Company
The true story behind the legend of Tony Scott personally paying to turn USS Enterprise and shoot F-14 Tomcats back-lit by the sun in Top Gun movie
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
The true story behind the legend of Tony Scott personally paying to turn USS Enterprise and shoot F-14 Tomcats back-lit by the sun in Top Gun movie
Sponsored by: Tomcat RIO
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