October 1973 War

The Mystery of Air Battle of el-Mansourah, the Air Battle that Never Was but that Egyptians Think to Have Fought

The Mystery of Air Battle of el-Mansourah, the Air Battle that Never Was but that Egyptians Think to Have Fought

Even the Egyptian Air Force is not teaching its own pilots about any kind of an Air Battle of el-Mansourah.… Read More

4 years ago

The Myth of Soviet Arms and Tactics in the Middle East, Part Six: Why Soviet Air-To-Air Weapons Supplied to Arab Air Forces were Useless Junk

If US experiences from deploying early AIM-9B/Es/Js, and AIM-7E/E2 Sparrows over North Vietnam were ‘negative’, those of not only the… Read More

4 years ago

Yoel Arnoff and the other U.S. and Foreign Volunteers with the Israeli Air Force during the October 1973 War

What information has become available so far indicates the presence of only three U.S. officers with the IDF/AF during the… Read More

5 years ago

Operation Nickel Grass: How USAF C-5, C-141 Airlifters saved Israel during the October 1973 War

It is sufficient to say that U.S. military transport aircraft - much larger than those deployed by other belligerents in… Read More

5 years ago