S-3 Viking

EA-18G pilot explains why the F/A-18 Super Hornet wings when folded are not closer to the wing root

EA-18G pilot explains why the F/A-18 Super Hornet wings when folded are not closer to the wing root

The F/A-18 Super Hornet The F/A-18E and F/A-18F are designed to meet current Navy fighter escort and interdiction mission requirements,… Read More

6 months ago

So Long, Hoover: NASA to retire last flying S-3 Viking

“This is the last S-3B flying today anywhere in the world. It’s been a workhorse for NASA, but we just… Read More

3 years ago

Former S-3 Viking SENSO tells the story of an unusual encounter with a Soviet Submarine

The S-3 Viking operated day and night from big-deck carriers to track Soviet submarines during the Cold War. The last… Read More

4 years ago

That Time Santa Claus Had a Close Encounter with a US Navy S-3 Viking

We’re happy to report that while Santa wasn’t quite his usual jolly self after this too close encounter with S-3… Read More

4 years ago

The Life and Times of an S-3A Viking Sensor Operator, Part Three: What Goes Up, Must Come Down

Today, a new generation of AWs carry on the tradition set forth by men like Bules and Worth, but aboard… Read More

5 years ago

The Life and Times of an S-3A Viking Sensor Operator, Part Two: Livin’ in the Real World

"So many things that you have no control of have to go absolutely right for you. Becoming an S-3A SENSO,… Read More

5 years ago

The Life and Times of an S-3A Viking Sensor Operator, Part One: It Wasn’t Just a Job, but an Adventure

If you are ready, let us turn back the clock to the mid-to-late-1980s and take a ride aboard the S-3A… Read More

5 years ago

HERE’S A PHOTO OF AN S-3 VIKING KEEPING UP FOREIGN RELATIONS

Hey Geeks do you think this S-3 aircrew was searching for a MiG-28 underneath their Viking? Inverted S-3 Viking. Hey… Read More

6 years ago

INTERESTING VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS THE MAIN DIFFERENCES BETWEEN F/A-18 “LEGACY” HORNET AND F/A-18 SUPER HORNET

The Super Hornet is largely a new aircraft at about 20% larger, 7,000 lb (3,200 kg) heavier empty weight, and… Read More

7 years ago

REPUBLIC OF KOREA NAVY P-3 ORION ASW AIRCRAFT ACCIDENTALLY JETTISONED ITS LOADOUT INTO SEA

Republic Of Korea Navy P-3 Orion accidentally jettisoned its loadout into sea On Jan. 1, 2017, a Republic Of Korea… Read More

7 years ago