NAS Whidbey Island

A-6 B/N tells the story of when during his very first Intruder hop his pilot did two dirty rolls when they were lined up for final to NAS Whidbey Island runway

A-6 B/N tells the story of when during his very first Intruder hop his pilot did two dirty rolls when they were lined up for final to NAS Whidbey Island runway

“I remember looking up out of the canopy at the cars passing under us on Highway 20. After we landed… Read More

8 months ago

Photos show EA-18G Growler damaged in 2017 mid-air collision arriving at NAS Whidbey Island via truck to be repaired

The aircraft, EA-18G Growler BUNO 168273 has only 1640 flight hours on the airframe so it has a lot of… Read More

3 years ago

VX-9 EA-18G CREW RTBs BLINDED AND FROZEN AFTER GROWLER’s ECS FAILED IN FLIGHT

Flying blind, the EA-18G crew relied on a Garmin watch for navigation back to Whidbey Island. Breathing on oxygen from… Read More

6 years ago

FOOTAGE SHOWS RAAF EA-18G GROWLER INCIDENT AT NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE

The EA-18G Growler incident on Saturday was an aborted takeoff. The aircraft subsequently caught fire As we have previously reported, on… Read More

6 years ago

USAF’S FIRST EA-18G GROWLER ELECTRONIC ATTACK FIGHTER PILOT

Although Air Force pilots and weapons system officers have flown in the program previously, Martin is the first pilot flying… Read More

6 years ago

AND HERE’S THE “SPECIAL” (AND ALREADY SOLD OUT)  EA-18G GROWLER SKY “ART” CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT

The U.S Navy EA-18G crew that made penis "skydrawing" last month has been given administrative punishment by Vice Adm. Mike… Read More

6 years ago

U.S. NAVY TEMPORARILY GROUNDS ALL F/A-18E/F SUPER HORNETS AND EA-18G GROWLERS FOLLOWING ACCIDENT

F/A-18E/F and EA-18G fleets grounded F/A-18E/F and EA-18G fleets grounded: following an on-deck emergency experienced at NAS Whidbey Island by… Read More

7 years ago