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Two B-52 Stratofortresses land at civilian airport to test their ability to operate in austere environments
Military Aviation
Two B-52 Stratofortresses land at civilian airport to test their ability to operate in austere environments
The X-62 VISTA has flown its first AI dogfight against manned F-16 fighter jets
Military Aviation
The X-62 VISTA has flown its first AI dogfight against manned F-16 fighter jets
The USAF won’t buy more than 100 B-21 Raiders because it may come up with something better by the time all those aircraft are built
Military Aviation
The USAF won’t buy more than 100 B-21 Raiders
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
Do you feel the need for speed? Watch this video of SR-71 Blackbird J58 Engine tested in full Afterburner
Here’s why aircraft camouflage can be very effective
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Here’s why aircraft camouflage can be very effective
The story of when USAF F-16 fighter jets shot down Five Serb J-21 Jastrebs during Operation Deny Flight
Aviation History / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
The story of when USAF F-16 fighter jets shot down Five (not four) Federal Republic of Yugoslavia J-21 Jastrebs during Operation Deny Flight
Sponsored by: Helion & Company
B-52 pilots recall performing the Whifferdill turn during aerial refuelings at 70 Deg bank angle
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
B-52 pilots recall performing the Whifferdill turn during aerial refuelings at 70 Deg bank angle
SR-71 Pilot tells the story of when his Blackbird flew So Fast that He and his RSO arrived at Beale AFB almost a Day Before They Left Kadena AB
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird / SR-71 Top Speed
SR-71 pilot recalls when he and his RSO pushed their Blackbird to Mach 3.5 and outran Gaddafi’s SAMs during a BDA flight of Libya in support of Operation El Dorado Canyon
B-58 navigator recalls dropping Mark-53 nuclear bomb (without plutonium pit) while flying at 500 feet and at 628 knots, low level recce missions, dinner with Doolittle Raiders and Jimmy Stewart
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
B-58 navigator recalls dropping Mark-53 nuclear bomb (without plutonium pit) while flying at 500 feet and at 628 knots, low level recce missions, dinner with Doolittle Raiders and Jimmy Stewart
Dragon Lady retirement moves forward: USAF retires U-2 Tail 80-1085 as her pilot conducts their 1,085 solo flight
Military Aviation
Dragon Lady retirement moves forward: USAF retires U-2 Tail 80-1085 as her pilot conducts their 1,085 solo flight
An Omega KDC-10 is the first commercial tanker to refuel USAF B-52, MC-130J over Pacific Ocean
Military Aviation
An Omega KDC-10 is the first commercial tanker to refuel USAF B-52, MC-130J over Pacific Ocean
Louis Gossett Jr., aka Colonel Charles ‘Chappy’ Sinclair who helped Doug Masters to rescue his father in Iron Eagle, passed away
Military Aviation
Louis Gossett Jr., aka Colonel Charles ‘Chappy’ Sinclair who helped Doug Masters to rescue his father in Iron Eagle, passed away
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Meet B-1B “Lancelot,” the Lancer pulled from the 309th AMARG to rejoin USAF Strategic Bomber Fleet
Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Meet B-1B “Lancelot,” the Lancer pulled from the 309th AMARG to rejoin USAF Strategic Bomber Fleet
Viper Fanboy who Became Warthog pilot tells why he would never trade its A-10 for an F-16
Military Aviation
Viper Fanboy who Became Warthog pilot tells why he would never trade its A-10 for an F-16
The story of the SR-71 Blackbird that pitched up and collided with a KC-135Q tanker during an air refueling over El Paso
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
SR-71 RSO recalls when a KC-135Q Stratotanker flew unprotected into Northern Laos to save his Blackbird after it had a Double-Engine Flameout
Six Turning, Four Burning: The story of how the Iconic B-36 Peacemaker got the Jet Engines
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Six Turning, Four Burning: The story of how the Iconic B-36 Peacemaker got the Jet Engines
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
During Operation Allied Force Serbian air defence was able to monitor B-2 stealth bombers but it couldn’t shoot one down (still some personnel believe they managed to bring down one Spirit)
Aviation History / Military Aviation
During Operation Allied Force Serbian air defence was able to monitor B-2 stealth bombers but it couldn’t shoot one down (still some personnel believe they managed to bring down one Spirit)
Sponsored by: Helion & Company
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