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Check out this footage featuring the sound of the XF-84H Thunderscreech, the loudest aircraft ever built that Made Ground Crews Throw Up

Check out this footage featuring the sound of the XF-84H Thunderscreech, the loudest aircraft ever built that Made Ground Crews Throw Up

The XF-84H Thunderscreech, a turboprop plane with a supersonic propeller The footage in this article post features a recording of… Read More

4 months ago

‘I could see the bones in my hands.’ F-84 pilot tells the story of when he flew into the blast radius of an atmospheric nuclear test to see its effect on his aircraft

Test Pilot Norvin C "Bud" Evans flew his specially modified F-84 into the blast radius of atmospheric nuclear tests to… Read More

1 year ago

The story of how the iconic F-105 Thunderchief became known affectionately as the “Thud” by those who flew and maintained it

There was talk about canceling the F-105D program because of several groundings of the fleet following engines problems that resulted… Read More

2 years ago

Clip features the sound of the Republic XF-84H Thunderscreech the loudest aircraft ever built that Made Ground Crews Throw Up

The clip in this post features a recording of the Republic XF-84H Thunderscreech, a turboprop plane with a supersonic propeller.… Read More

2 years ago

HERE’S WHY THE F-105 WAS DUBBED THE “THUD”

Whether it was the sound of 50,000 pounds of metal uncontrollably impacting the earth, or the light-hearted shortening of the… Read More

3 years ago

HERE’S WHY THE F-105 WAS DUBBED THE “THUD”

Whether it was the sound of 50,000 pounds of metal uncontrollably impacting the earth, or the light-hearted shortening of the… Read More

6 years ago