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The story of the SR-71 Blackbird crew that ‘gave the birdie’ to a French Air Force Mirage III pilot, lit the afterburners and outran him – The Aviation Geek Club

‘I looked out the left window and saw a French Mirage III sitting ten feet off my left wing. He came up on our frequency and asked us for our Diplomatic Clearance Number. I had no idea what he was talking about, so I told him to stand by…,’ Lt. Colonel William Burk Jr., former …

The story of the SR-71 Blackbird crew that ‘gave the birdie’ to a French Air Force Mirage III pilot, lit the afterburners and outran him – The Aviation Geek Club Read More »

The X-32 was nicknamed ‘Monica.’ Why? Because she’s got a big mouth, she’s ugly and…she s***s. Like a certain White House intern who was famous for her oratory skills. – The Aviation Geek Club

The X-32 earned the nickname “Monica” after a certain White House intern who was famous for her… Uh… Oratory skills. The Boeing X-32 was a multi-purpose jet fighter in the Joint Strike Fighter contest. It lost to the Lockheed Martin X-35 demonstrator, which was further developed into the F-35 Lightning II. Boeing assembled two concept demonstration aircraft, X-32A …

The X-32 was nicknamed ‘Monica.’ Why? Because she’s got a big mouth, she’s ugly and…she s***s. Like a certain White House intern who was famous for her oratory skills. – The Aviation Geek Club Read More »

US Navy’s leading ace and top F6F Hellcat ace David McCampbell explains how he was able to shoot down six D4Y Judy dive bombers in a single sortie during the ‘Great Marianas Turkey Shoot’ – The Aviation Geek Club

US Navy’s leading ace and top F6F Hellcat ace David McCampbell explains how he was able to shoot down six D4Y Judy dive bombers in a single sortie during the ‘Great Marianas Turkey Shoot’ – The Aviation Geek Club …

US Navy’s leading ace and top F6F Hellcat ace David McCampbell explains how he was able to shoot down six D4Y Judy dive bombers in a single sortie during the ‘Great Marianas Turkey Shoot’ – The Aviation Geek Club Read More »

Hilarious video features Top Gun: Maverick original trailer Vs Top Gun: Maverick trailer in LEGO side by side comparison – The Aviation Geek Club

Top Gun: Maverick trailer in Lego required months of painstaking work to be created. Brought to our attention by Jason Camlic, a reader of The Aviation Geek Club, the cool video in this post features a side by side comparison between Top Gun: Maverick original trailer and Top Gun: Maverick official trailer in LEGO. According …

Hilarious video features Top Gun: Maverick original trailer Vs Top Gun: Maverick trailer in LEGO side by side comparison – The Aviation Geek Club Read More »

Former F-14D pilot tells the story of when Chuck Yeager called his Super Tomcat “the only real fighter” featured at Edwards AFB air show – The Aviation Geek Club

There were plenty of shiny USAF fighters but I knew exactly what he meant. They didn’t count because they were test articles and hadn’t been dirtied up or bloodied. Chuck Yeager… fighter pilot: “The first time I ever saw a jet, I shot it down.” Yeager… test pilot: “You don’t concentrate on risks. You concentrate …

Former F-14D pilot tells the story of when Chuck Yeager called his Super Tomcat “the only real fighter” featured at Edwards AFB air show – The Aviation Geek Club Read More »

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