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USS Midway Sailor recalls when during a typhoon 35 planes (a mix of F-4s, A-6s and A-7s) successfully landed at night on the carrier. Their crews never saw the ship once.
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The crews never saw the ship once! USS Midway Sailor recalls when during a typhoon 35 planes (a mix of F-4s, A-6s and A-7s) successfully landed at night on the carrier.
US Navy Naval Flight Officer explains why despite their robustness (and cost) aircraft carriers can’t be kept in service longer than their programmed life
Aircraft Carriers / Military Aviation
Naval Flight Officer explains why despite their robustness (and cost) aircraft carriers can’t be kept in service longer than their programmed life
Tomcat RIO Recalls when He and His Pilot had to Eject from their F-14 because the Arresting Gear Failed when They Landed Aboard the Aircraft Carrier
F-14 Tomcat / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Tomcat RIO Recalls when He and His Pilot had to Eject from their F-14 because the Arresting Gear Failed when They Landed Aboard the Aircraft Carrier
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‘We routinely shut down #1 Engine during long range patrols but once a ship thought we were in distress and alerted the USCG.’ P-3 Orion NFO tells an unusual sea story.
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
‘We routinely shut down #1 Engine during long range patrols but once a ship thought we were in distress and alerted the USCG.’ P-3 Orion NFO tells an unusual sea story.
U.S. Naval Aviators complete their 1000th trap flying together
Aircraft Carriers / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
U.S. NAVAL AVIATORS COMPLETE THEIR 1000TH TRAP FLYING TOGETHER
And here's the "special" (and already sold out)  EA-18G Growler sky "art" Christmas ornament
Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
AND HERE’S THE “SPECIAL” (AND ALREADY SOLD OUT)  EA-18G GROWLER SKY “ART” CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT
Remembering Jim Huston, the Naval Flight Officer who filmed the aerial sequences of "The Final Countdown" cult movie
F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
REMEMBERING JIM HUSTON, THE NAVAL FLIGHT OFFICER WHO FILMED THE AERIAL SEQUENCES OF “THE FINAL COUNTDOWN” CULT MOVIE
VF-24 F-14
Books / F-14 Tomcat / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
BOOK TELLS THE INSIDE STORY OF “TOP GUN” AND THE F-14 TOMCAT
F-4
Aircraft Carriers / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
THIS UNKNOWN STORY OF 35 U.S. NAVY COMBAT PLANES PERFORMING CARRIER NIGHT LANDINGS DURING A TYPHOON MAKES CLEAR WHY U.S. NAVAL AVIATORS ARE THE GOLD STANDARD
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