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As USS Kitty Hawk starts her final voyage to the Scrapyard, US Navy sailors fear there will never be another Aircraft Carrier turned into Museum
Aircraft Carriers / Aviation History / U.S. Navy
As USS Kitty Hawk starts her final voyage to the Scrapyard, US Navy sailors fear there will never be another Aircraft Carrier turned into Museum
The story of the North Vietnamese MiG-21 Fishbed fighters tasked to attack USAF EB-66 Destroyer electronic attack aircraft
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The story of the North Vietnamese MiG-21 Fishbed fighters tasked to attack USAF EB-66 Destroyer electronic attack aircraft
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That Time an RF-8 Pilot did a Super Low-Level High Speed Run Over North Vietnam and Took Photos of Clothes on Wash Lines as he Flew through the Outskirts of Hanoi
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
That Time an RF-8 Pilot did a Super Low-Level High Speed Run Over North Vietnam and Took Photos of Clothes on Wash Lines as he Flew through the Outskirts of Hanoi
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Falcon Frustration: the F-4D, the AIM-4D and the mission that prevented Robin Olds from becoming a jet ace
Cold War Era / Military Aviation / Weapons
Falcon Frustration: the F-4D, the AIM-4D and the mission that prevented Robin Olds from becoming a jet ace
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The first US Navy ships damaged by air attack since the end of World War II were bombed by two North Vietnamese MiG-17 Pilots (trained by a Cuban Air Force military advisor)
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The first US Navy ships damaged by air attack since the end of World War II were bombed by two North Vietnamese MiG-17 Pilots (trained by a Cuban Air Force military advisor)
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Former F-106 pilot explains why the Delta Dart - although fast and agile - was never used in Vietnam
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
[Updated] Former F-106 pilot explains why the Delta Dart – although fast and agile – was never used in Vietnam
The epic story of the USAF KC-135 that refueled a US Navy KA-3 while the Skywarrior was refueling two US Navy F-8 Crusaders (one at a time) providing RESCAP over North Vietnam
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The epic story of the USAF KC-135 that refueled a US Navy KA-3 while the Skywarrior was refueling two US Navy F-8 Crusaders (one at a time) providing RESCAP over North Vietnam
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SR-71 Blackbird pilot tells the story of when he did an emergency landing to a CIA compound in Thailand after a double engine flame out while on a spy mission during the Vietnam War
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
SR-71 Blackbird pilot tells the story of when he did an emergency landing to a CIA compound in Thailand after a double engine flame out while on a spy mission during the Vietnam War
Supersonic Convertible Thud! The Story of the F-105 Driver who Flew his Aircraft with the Canopy Off at 695 Knots over North Vietnam
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The F-105 Vice Wing Commander that was court-martialed for having protected one of its pilots that erroneously strafed a Russian ship while attacking NVA AAA
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Scooter Vs Fresco: the story of the only air-to-air kill scored by an American A-4
Cold War Era / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
Scooter Vs Fresco: the story of the only air-to-air kill scored by an American A-4
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
The controversial story of the North Vietnamese MiG-17 pilot who punched out when he found his opponent was an F-8 instead of an F-4
Cold War Era / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
The controversial story of the North Vietnamese MiG-17 pilot who punched out when he found his opponent was an F-8 instead of an F-4
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
The Story of James B Stockdale, the Naval Aviator who Near-Fatally Wounded Himself to Convince North Vietnamese that He Was Willing to Die rather than to Capitulate to Their Demands
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The Story of James Stockdale, the Naval Aviator who Near-Fatally Wounded Himself to Convince North Vietnamese that He Was Willing to Die rather than to Capitulate to Their Demands
Sponsored by: Schiffer Military
Did you know several USMC F-4s were lost or damaged in Vietnam because their napalm canisters ignited prematurely?
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Did you know several USMC F-4s were lost or damaged in Vietnam because their napalm canisters ignited prematurely?
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US Forest Service bids farewell to the Vietnam War-era AH-1 Firewatch Cobra
Helicopters
US Forest Service bids farewell to the Vietnam War-era AH-1 Firewatch Cobra
That time an RA-5C pilot jokingly said the Vigilante was aimed to replace the SR-71 Blackbird
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
That time an RA-5C pilot jokingly said the Vigilante was aimed to replace the SR-71 Blackbird
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
USAF Academy unveils Air Warrior Combat Memorial honoring ace pilot Robin Olds and air power
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
USAF Academy unveils Air Warrior Combat Memorial honoring ace pilot Robin Olds and air power
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