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The Grumman J2F Duck!

Nice Takeoff Nice Takeoff Posted by Pilots Hub on Thursday, May 31, 2018 The Grumman J2F Duck plays a pivotal roll in VENGEANCE at Midway and Guadalcanal, the second book in my Aviator Series. It is a fantastic aircraft. Its

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SPEED IS RELATIVE: Low Level flying!

Speed is indeed relative. Mach 2.0 at 35,000 feet is numbers on a dial, Mach 1.1 at 100 feet is an entirely different experience. Take a ride! If you liked it, try one of my books in The Aviator Series,

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HEMINGWAY’S SUITCASE

Hemingway’s Suitcase, my next novel, is going to the Editor! I’ve always been a big fan of Ernest Hemingway and his writing. He went through life in zone-5 after-burner. His life story reads like an adventure novel: warrior, spy, adventurer,

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FREE Ebook, again! CODE NAME: Infamy is now FREE too (VENGEANCE, ENDGAME continue to be)

It’s Wednesday and another free ebook! Two are still free:VENGEANCE and ENDGAME, add CODE NAME: Infamy, to the FREE list! I hope you will enjoy the ebooks. leland

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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 🙌🙌via 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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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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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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Air Craft Carrier Operations 1963 (CVA-43)

I’m supposed to be on my way south in my Nanchang CJ-6A war bird. A rather large front, currently located over head, has canceled that. So on this rainy day I was poking around the net and found some great

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DECLASSIFIED: F-14 Tomcats shoot down of Libyan Mig 23 Floggers

DECLASSIFIED: Actual audio and gun camera footage of an air combat engagement in which two US Navy F-14 Tomcats shoot down two Libyan Mig-23 Floggers. This is the entire timeline, stick with it, towards the end you get gun camera

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FREE EBOOK/KINDLE COUNTDOWN–Halloween Craziness–FREE EBOOK/KINDLE COUNTDOWN

FREE EBOOK- ENDGAME In the Pacific, is free for the first time ever, from 31 October to 2 November, but that’s not enough! We are also counting down, both Vengeance at Midway and Guadalcanal and Code Name Infamy on Kindle

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