Vietnam War

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The forgotten, incredible story of the only time the two-seat TA-4F Skyhawk went combat from a carrier flightdeck
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The forgotten, incredible story of the only time the two-seat TA-4F Skyhawk went to combat from a carrier flightdeck
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Vietnam War AH-1 pilot who lifted four US Army soldiers clinging to the Cobra’s skids and rocket pods out of harm’s way to receive the Medal of Honor
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Helicopters / Military Aviation
Vietnam War AH-1 pilot who lifted four US Army soldiers clinging to the Cobra’s skids and rocket pods out of harm’s way to receive the Medal of Honor
F-105Ds
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
F-105 pilot explains how the SAC bomber philosophy imposed to Thud crews contributed to the F-105’s high loss rate over Vietnam
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The story of the Bronco pilot that died after ditching his OV-10 to save his observer who couldn’t eject because his parachute was shredded by the explosion of a North Vietnamese SA-7
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The story of the Bronco pilot that died after ditching his OV-10 to save his observer who couldn’t eject because his parachute was shredded by the explosion of a North Vietnamese SA-7
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
The story of the SR-71 Double-Engine Flameout over North Vietnam that led to the Blackbird’s nickname the “Lead Sled”
USAF Phantom II pilot tells the story of when he belly landed his stricken F-4D without his backseater
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety
USAF Phantom II pilot tells the story of when he belly landed his stricken F-4D without his backseater
Video shows last flying C-123 Provider almost crashing while landing in heavy Crosswinds at Geneseo Airshow
Airshows / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Video shows last flying C-123 Provider almost crashing while landing in heavy Crosswinds at Geneseo Airshow
North Vietnamese MiG-21 pilot recalls when his two wingmen were shot down by USAF F-4Cs acting as RF-4Cs in a new tactic devised by Robin Olds four days after Operation Bolo
Cold War Era / MiG Killers / Military Aviation
North Vietnamese MiG-21 pilot recalls when his two wingmen were shot down by USAF F-4Cs acting as RF-4Cs in a new tactic devised by Robin Olds four days after Operation Bolo
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
The story of the two HH-3E Jolly Green Giant helicopters that made the first non-stop helicopter flight across the Atlantic Ocean from New York to the 27th Paris Air Show.
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Helicopters / Military Aviation
The story of the two HH-3E Jolly Green Giant helicopters that made the first non-stop helicopter flight across the Atlantic Ocean from New York to the 27th Paris Air Show.
The Night of the Intruder: the story of the A-6 crew that evaded multiple SAMs and destroyed a heavily defended Rail Ferry near Downtown Hanoi
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
The Night of the Intruder: the story of the A-6 crew that evaded multiple SAMs and destroyed a heavily defended Rail Ferry near Downtown Hanoi
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
Ball Unveils Sled Driver Watch Honoring Legendary SR-71 Blackbird pilot Brian Shul
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation / SR-71 Blackbird
SR-71 pilot Brian Shul, famous for his ground speed check story, passed away while giving a speech about the Blackbird
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
Aviation History / Cold War Era / MiG Killers
The Fearsome Crusader scored its last MiG Kill against a North Vietnamese MiG-17 pilot that chose to eject when he found his opponent was an F-8 instead of an F-4
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During a dogfight over Vietnam an F-8 pilot fired an AIM-9 to a MiG-17 but instead the Sidewinder tracked a Crusader. The missile ended up destroying another AIM-9.
Cold War Era / Military Aviation
During a dogfight over Vietnam an F-8 pilot fired an AIM-9 to a MiG-17 but instead the Sidewinder tracked a Crusader. The missile ended up destroying another AIM-9.
Sponsored by: Osprey Publishing
Bringing Home the Legends: Carrier Landing in the F-8, F-4, and F-14
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
Former US Navy F-8 Pilot explains why a carrier landing in the legendary Crusader was a real challenge
Sponsored by: Tomcat RIO
The tragic crash of C-5A Galaxy Number 68-0218 during Operation Babylift
Cold War Era / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The tragic crash of C-5A Galaxy Number 68-0218 during Operation Babylift
Hanoi Taxi: the story of the C-141 StarLifter that became the first Aircraft to Return Vietnam Prisoners of War to the US
Aviation History / Cold War Era / Military Aviation
Hanoi Taxi: the story of the C-141 StarLifter that became the first Aircraft to Return Vietnam Prisoners of War to the US
The first CSAR missions and the story of how the A-1 Skyraider became known as "Sandy"
Aviation History / Losses and Aviation Safety / Military Aviation
The Story of how the Skyraider became known as “Sandy” and the A-1’s first CSAR Missions
Sponsored by: Schiffer Military
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