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AIRVENTURE 2017, Oshkosh Air Show

I’m headed to Oshkosh on Sunday, I will be participating in the AIRVENTURE 2017 Authors Corner. All week I will be signing: Project Seven Alpha, Vengeance at Midway and Guadalcanal, ENDGAME in the Pacific and CODE NAME: Infamy. I hope

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F-16 Viper going vertical for St. Patties Day

Jet Pilot Climbs 15,000ft In 45 Seconds When your job is to test out jet fighters ๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ™Œvia Caters News Agency Posted by UNILAD on Thursday, March 9, 2017 I’m Irish, let’s launch in the vertical for St Patties Day! Back

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A-6 Intruder and EA-6B Prowler

For my A-6 Intruder Buds! I flew the EA-6B Prowler, it was a stretched A-6, and they are often confused for each other. This is an A-6 Intruder. A two man crew, Pilot and Bombardier-Navigator (BN). This is an EA-6B

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P-51 Mustang vs. A-6M Zero

North American P-51 Mustang vs Mitsubishi A6M Zero โœˆ Aero-Pictures โœˆ Posted by Aero-Pictures on Friday, November 11, 2016 A view from the other cockpit. This is some real good footage, done as I think it should be, with some

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F7U-3 Cutlass….or as Naval Aviators called it, The Gutless.

The Gutless, The Ensign Eliminator: Vought’s F7U-3 Cutlass had performance that was…shall we say underwhelming. It was so bad Navy lore has it that the F7U-3 is the sole reason we went from a flat 100 foot pattern at the

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F-4F Wildcat

FM-2 Wildcat Evan Fagen in the Grumman FM-2 Wildcat in October. Posted by Fagen Fighters WWII Museum on Monday, December 19, 2016 In my book Vengeance at Midway and Guadalcanal, I write about the Grumman F-4F Wildcat. I’m having a

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NEW EDITION: American Airlines Secret War in China, Project 7 Alpha, WWII

The first book in my Aviator Series is being re-released in soft cover format with a new title and cover. I will have the launch date and new cover posted soon. Leland

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#FREE EBOOK and KINDLE COUNT-DOWN

Spring special is still running. #FREE EBOOK, My third book in the Aviator Series, ENDGAME IN THE PACIFIC, will be free starting Sunday 1MAY16. I will also concurrently run a Kindle Count Down deal on books #2 (Vengeance at Midway

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Vietnam Era Carrier Flight Operations

Looks like I’m grounded again today. Another rainy day means another great archived video, enjoy. I love writing about aircraft and hope it shows in my books. I’m currently working on book five, COLD WAR HOT, in it we will

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REVIEWS–Do they really help an Author?

In short: YES, absolutely, undeniably! Readers often ask me why? My answer…The Matrix! I’m not kidding, the Amazon matrix to be more specific. Highly secretive, no one is certain what all the inputs are, but it is common knowledge that

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