Grumman F9F-7 and F9F-8 'Cougar'
Page 1 of 32 - A7M "Reppu" - posted in Naval Aircraft: Since there is no thread on the A7M which will be slated to grace WT in the near future. I decided to make one. What are your opinions on the plane ? What will you think its BR will be ? Any good picture or art of the planes ? Just post it here. Historical data and information of the plane are also welcomed. Towards the end of 1940, the Imperial Japanese Navy asked Mitsubishi to start design on a 16-Shi ca...
Mirage IIIC, le delta de grand-papa
Mirage IIIC, il y a 50 ans … Mach 2 Le Dassault Mirage IIIC est peut-être le seul avion français de l’après-guerre à être entré dans la légende mondiale de l’aviation, avec dans un autre registre, la Caravelle. Ancêtre direct du Mirage 2000-5 qui équipe le 1/2 « Cigognes » depuis une dizaine d’années, le IIIIC est […]
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Can We Learn Something From The Defunct A-7F "Strikefighter?"
From Foxtrot Alpha: The A-7 Corsair II, known also as the SLUF, as in "Short Little Ugly Fucker," was a conservative balance of economy, persistence, payload, and technology, and its final design evolution, the A-7F, could have been the right fighter for the wars to come in the new millennium.
Rowland White (@RowlandWhite)
The latest Tweets from Rowland White (@RowlandWhite). Author of Into the Black, Vulcan 607, Phoenix Squadron, Storm Front, The Big Book of Flight and ... HARRIER 809
Not Often Seen Photos of SR-71 Blackbird - Aviation Humor
I wouldn’t mind being stuck in traffic with the Blackbird. SR-71A (#61-7958) towed down on its way to the Museum of Aviation near Warner Robins, GA. (1990). The irony of being stuck in a traffic caused by one of the fastest jet on the planet. A Lockheed A12 mounted upside-down for radar testing at Area […]