When Biggin Hill announced it was convening 17 Spitfires and 5 Hurricanes, as a salute to ‘The Hardest Day’ of the Battle of Britain (September 15, 1940), there weren’t enough wild horses in the world to keep me away. 106 more words
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History Behind The Card: Paulhan’s New Aeroplane.
Card #55 of 75, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1911, Capstan Navy Cut issue
- Louis Paulhan aka… 2,382 more words
These pilots and the precision maneuvers that they perform on these F/A-18 Hornet aircraft are simply amazing. They flew past the crowd in 2s, 4s and as a diamond of 6. 32 more words
The pilots of this aircraft performed some amazing feats! They demonstrated the powerful capabilities of this jet. They kept the jet just under the speed of sound (so no sonic booms or broken glass) during their low flying sprints across the runway. 34 more words