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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?
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
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.
Here’s why F-14 Tomcat fighter jets preserved in museums could never be restored in flight conditions
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Here’s why F-14 Tomcat fighter jets preserved in museums could never be restored in flight conditions
Former F-14 RIO tells the story of when he and his pilot pushed their Tomcat beyond the aircraft advertised Top Speed of Mach 2.34
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Former F-14 RIO tells the story of when he and his pilot pushed their Tomcat beyond the aircraft advertised Top Speed of Mach 2.34
Former US military aviators explain why an experienced fighter pilot can’t fly a Cessna 172 without training
Civil Aviation / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Former US military aviators explain why an experienced fighter pilot can’t fly a Cessna 172 without training
VF-41 Black Aces F-14 Tomcat crew members who took part in Gulf of Sidra Incident recall the shooting down of Gaddafi Sukhoi Su-22M Fitter fighter bombers
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
VF-41 Black Aces F-14 Tomcat crew members who took part in Gulf of Sidra Incident recall the shooting down of Gaddafi Sukhoi Su-22M Fitter fighter bombers
Former F-14 pilot tells the story of when he and his wingman pushed their Tomcats to Mach 1.2 at 1,000 feet at night to outrun Libyan SA-5 Gammon SAMs
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Former F-14 pilot tells the story of when he and his wingman pushed their Tomcats to Mach 1.2 at 1,000 feet at night to outrun Libyan SA-5 Gammon SAMs
The strange case of the first kills scored by RSAF (or USAF?) F-15 pilots
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The strange case of the first kills scored by RSAF (or USAF?) F-15 pilots
Former IRIAF F-14 Pilot Tells the Story of the Last, Exciting Iran-Iraq War Tomcat Hot Scramble
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Former IRIAF F-14 Pilot Tells the Story of the Last, Exciting Iran-Iraq War Tomcat Hot Scramble
That time an IrAF MiG-23ML mistakenly shot down an IRIAF F-14A that was defecting to Iraq
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The Myth of Soviet Arms and Tactics in the Middle East, Part Three: Single-Engined F-14s and the Iran-Iraq War
That time an IrAF MiG-23ML mistakenly shot down an IRIAF F-14A that was defecting to Iraq
Cold War Era / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
That time an IrAF MiG-23ML mistakenly shot down an IRIAF F-14A that was defecting to Iraq
"Mayday, mayday, Mav's in trouble, he's in a flat spin!"- A comparison between the ejection scene from Top Gun and a real bail out from an F-14 Tomcat
F-14 Tomcat / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
“Mayday, mayday, Mav’s in trouble, he’s in a flat spin!”- A comparison between the ejection scene from Top Gun and a real bail out from an F-14 Tomcat
Grumman F-14 Tomcat in HD: spectacular video features excerpts from the movie "Speed & Angels"
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Check out this spectacular video featuring excerpts from the movie “Speed & Angels”
Book tells the story of when two F-14 Tomcat were diverted to the USS Midway
Books / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation
Book tells the story of when two F-14 Tomcats were diverted to the USS Midway
Last Time Baby! Cool video features VF-103 Jolly Rogers last deployment flying the F-14 Tomcat
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Last Time Baby! Cool video features VF-103 Jolly Rogers last deployment flying the F-14 Tomcat
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