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How about some Friday Fun? Here are some nice Low Fly-bys a friend sent me on FB; share worthy most definitely. Watch until the very last one; he almost tied the record for low flight! Then look at the grass, …

FRIDAY FUN: Top Ten Jet Low Fly-bys Read More »

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I’ve often been asked the difference: Day is basically a race track pattern; a flight enters the break at 800 feet and after passing the carrier turns hard to the down wind. In the break the jet decelerates to landing …

Day and Night Aircraft Carrier Landings (split screen) Read More »

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I grew up in St Louis, just down the road from McDonnell Douglass where F-4 Phantom II fighters were built. My parents would take me to the airport observation lot, and we’d watch the smoky Phantoms rip up the sky. …

The Last Gunfighter; the F-8 Crusader Read More »

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Funny and pathetic all wrapped up in one production. Yes this is how bad things have become. chip facebook Twitter Amazon Youtube

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It is very ironic considering my recent posts about the history of the Blue Angels. They have cancelled the 2013 season. This country is in serious trouble when the basic things can not be done. chip facebook Twitter Amazon Youtube

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We saw the Blue Angels in F-4 Phantoms, A-4 Skyhawks and now the latest: the F/A-18 Hornet. Enjoy the show! chip facebook Twitter Amazon Youtube

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While I’m still active in Aviation: Airline Pilot, Flight Test and General Aviation. My Naval Aviation days are timing out. Above is the replacement for the last aircraft I flew in the Navy that is still in service. The EA-6B …

EA-18G Growler at sea Read More »

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