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The weird story of the USAF F-117A that flew close to the left wingtip of an Iraqi Airways Boeing 747 during Operation Desert Shield (and a quick look at pre-Desert Storm Intelligence gathering)
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of the USAF F-117A stealth fighter that flew close to the left wingtip of an Iraqi Airways Boeing 747 during Operation Desert Shield
The DEFCON System and which levels US Forces have been in the Past
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The DEFCON System and which levels US Forces have been in the Past
“I didn’t think anything like this could exist”: the hair-raising low level attack on Ahmad al-Jaber airfield conducted by l’Armée de L’Air Jaguars the first day of Operation Desert Storm
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
“I didn’t think anything like this could exist”: the hair-raising low level attack on Ahmad al-Jaber airfield conducted by l’Armée de L’Air Jaguars the first day of Operation Desert Storm
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
[Video] Former USAF F-15 Pilot Tells the Story of an Intense Dogfight he had against an Iraqi MiG-29 during Operation Desert Storm
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Eagle undefeated: Fact or Fiction? The Story behind the Rumours of the F-15 Jet Fighters Shot Down in Air-to-Air Combat
Sponsored by: Mortons Books
Did you know? On the first day of Desert Storm at least 12 Iraqi Fighters (including 4 MiG-29s) ran away instead of fighting US Navy F-14 Tomcats
F-14 Tomcat / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
Did you know? On the first day of Desert Storm at least 12 Iraqi Fighters (including 4 MiG-29s) ran away instead of fighting US Navy F-14 Tomcats
A-10 pilot explains why Warthog drivers often boresight the AGM-65 Maverick on wingman rather than on a ground target
Military Aviation / Weapons
A-10 pilot explains why Warthog drivers often boresight the AGM-65 Maverick on wingman rather than on a ground target
The story of the last days of the A-6 Community and the “Intruder Reef”
Aviation History / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
The story of the last days of the A-6 Community and the “Intruder Reef”
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
The story of the RAF Tornado F3s that failed to engage an Iraqi Mirage F1 attacking two USAF A-10s during Operation Desert Storm
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of the RAF Tornado F3s that failed to engage an Iraqi Mirage F1 attacking two USAF A-10s during Operation Desert Storm
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
USAF F-15C pilot explains how he was able to shoot down an Iraqi MiG 29 without firing a single shot in the only real turning fight of Operation Desert Storm
Cold War Era / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
USAF F-15C pilot explains how he was able to shoot down an Iraqi MiG 29 without firing a single shot in the only real turning fight of Operation Desert Storm
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
Prowler Trouble: the EA-6B ALQ-99 jamming pods emissions caused the RHAW gear of F-14s to go crazy during Operation Desert Storm
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / U.S. Navy
Prowler Trouble: the EA-6B ALQ-99 jamming pods emissions caused the RHAW gear of F-14s to go crazy during Operation Desert Storm
A-10 pilot who destroyed 23 tanks in one day during Operation Desert Storm reaches a historic 7,000 hours in the Warthog
Military Aviation
A-10 pilot who destroyed 23 tanks in one day during Operation Desert Storm reaches a historic 7,000 hours in the Warthog
B-52 Navigator tells the story of when his BUFF was nearly fired at by a Navy/Marine F/A-18 during Operation Desert Storm (and remembers other scary sorties flown during the First Gulf War)
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
B-52 Navigator tells the story of when his BUFF was nearly fired at by a Navy/Marine F/A-18 during Operation Desert Storm (and remembers other scary sorties flown during the First Gulf War)
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
The weird story of the USAF F-117A that flew close to the left wingtip of an Iraqi Airways Boeing 747 during Operation Desert Shield (and a quick look at pre-Desert Storm Intelligence gathering)
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The weird story of the USAF F-117A that flew close to the left wingtip of an Iraqi Airways Boeing 747 during Operation Desert Shield (and a quick look at pre-Desert Storm Intelligence gathering)
Dale “Snort” Snodgrass, legendary US Navy F-14 Tomcat pilot, killed in in the crash of a SIAI-Marchetti SM.1019
F-14 Tomcat / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Dale “Snort” Snodgrass, legendary US Navy F-14 Tomcat pilot, killed in in the crash of a SIAI-Marchetti SM.1019
USAF last serving POW retires (and recalls the moment his A-10 was shot down during Operation Desert Storm)
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
USAF last serving POW retires (and recalls the moment his A-10 was shot down during Operation Desert Storm)
Only USAF Wing Commander to record an air-to-air kill during Operation Desert Storm passes away
MiG Killers / Military Aviation
Only USAF Wing Commander to record an air-to-air kill during Operation Desert Storm passes away
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