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Aviation Nation 2014: Corsair Away!

The Vought F4U Corsair a legendary World War Two US Navy and US Marine Corps fighter was one of many stars at Aviation Nation 2014… 123 more words


Aviation Nation 2014: 66th Rescue Squadron

There could be no greater sight to a downed USAF pilot or wounded personnel than a Sikorsky HH-60 Pave Hawk combat search and rescue helicopter (CSAR).  320 more words


Aviation Nation 2014: Bremont Horsemen

The Bremont Horsemen Aerobatic Team fly formations in various warbird aircraft from piston engine fighters such as the North American P-51D Mustang to the jet powered  123 more words


Aviation Nation 2014: Eagle Power

Fast, sleek and powerful, the McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle is still one of the finest looking aircraft to ever take to the skies. Of all the modern military aircraft, the… 204 more words


Ellsworth AFB B-1's blast through Green Flag-West 15-02

Above, two crew chiefs from the 34th Aircraft Maintenance Unit, Ellsworth Air Force Base, S.D., complete a pre-flight checklist on a B-1B Lancer assigned to the 34th Bomb Squadron, Ellsworth AFB, during Green Flag-West 15-02 at Nellis AFB, Nev., Nov. 536 more words

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Aviation Nation 2014: Phinal Phantoms

The McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom II is a legendary twin engine, all-weather fighter-bomber that well and truly earned the moniker of “Phabulous Phantom” in a long career of peace time and combat operations around the world for many different nations (over 5,000 were built between 1958 and 1981). 299 more words


Aviation Nation 2014: Where Eagles Dare

I have just returned from Aviation Nation 2014 at Nellis Air Force Base in Nevada. Words are not necessary to explain how great an event this was when this photo can sum it all up… 38 more words