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California Aerospace Museum celebrates 100 years of Coast Guard Aviation

I’m pretty sure that I’m not alone in admitting that I have seen Top Gun a million times and can recite almost every line in that movie!  384 more words

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The Mach Loop

I’m on a roll at the moment, so here’s a quick post about the Mach Loop. It’s an area here in North Wales where low flying military aircraft can be photographed as they fly through the valleys. 516 more words


Military Aircraft Arrive In North Texas From East Coast

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FORT WORTH (CBS11) – Military aircraft are making their way to Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base.

They are coming from the east coast of Florida and the Carolina’s seeking a safe haven from the wrath of Hurricane Matthew. 167 more words


Battle of Britain Sunday

The Battle of Britain was fought between the RAF and the Luftwaffe over the summer and autumn of 1940. which officially ended on the 15th September 1940, and the Sunday after is traditionallly Battle of Britain Sunday… 259 more words

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Blue Angels Pilot Error Blamed For Deadly Crash In Tennessee

PENSACOLA, Fla. (CBS/AP) — A member of the Blue Angels flight demonstration team killed during practice in Tennessee lost control of his fighter jet because it was traveling too fast and then failed to recover because it was too low for the maneuver he was performing, a Navy investigation shows. 466 more words


1966: Tortured Pilot Escapes

From the archives of the International Herald Tribune: A Navy pilot escapes the torture of Laotian Communists in September 1966.


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