B-52H’s Crew Gives Unprecedented Walkaround Tour Of The Stratofortress Bomber

Lt. Col. Bohl introduces the B-52H Stratofortress during the walkaround tour. (Screenshot from YouTube video below) ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/BUFF_Walkaround_Barksdale_top.jpg?fit=460%2C257&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/BUFF_Walkaround_Barksdale_top.jpg?fit=706%2C394&ssl=1″ /> Barksdale AFB’s instructors shared with us their extensive knowledge of

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Two U.S. B-1B Bombers Make First Ever Visit To Spangdahlem AB, Germany, After Baltic Mission

A B-1B Lancer assigned to the 9th Expeditionary Bomb Squadron prepares to land at RAF Fairford, United Kingdom, Oct. 7, 2021. The B-1 is a strategic bomber capable of delivering

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15 U.S. F-15E Strike Eagles Have Deployed To Greece For Operation Castle Forge

One of the 15 F-15E Strike Eagles takes off from RAF Lakenheath to Larissa AB, Greece, on Oct. 6, 2021. (All images: Stewart Jack) ” data-medium-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Castle-Forge-top.jpg?fit=460%2C259&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i1.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/Castle-Forge-top.jpg?fit=706%2C397&ssl=1″ /> F-15Es from

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Profiles in Aviation: Nathan Gordon Rescued 15 Men Against All Odds

PBY Pilot Gordon and His Crew Snatched Downed Bomber Crews From Under Japanese Noses Nathan Green Gordon was born in Morrilton in Arkansas on 4 September 1916. His education began…

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We catch up with Zara Rutherford, the youngest woman to attempt solo circumnavigation

Zara Rutherford taxies her plane after landing in Seattle from Redding, Calif. Piloting a single-engine plane through the mountainous regions of the Pacific Northwest and onward to Alaska in the

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Invader: The Medium Bomber With the Identity Problem

The Douglas A-26/B-26 Invader Fought in Three Big Wars and Many Smaller Ones The Douglas A-46 Invader was created as a replacement for the company’s previous twin-engine attack aircraft, the…

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Fairchild AFB Launched The Largest KC-135 MITO (Minimum Interval Take Off) Mission In Base’s History Last Week

The 20 KC-135 Stratotankers lined up on the runway during the “Elephant Walk” that preceded the Minimum Interval Take Off exercise at Fairchild Air Force Base. (Photo: U.S. Air Force

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The F-35A Released B61-12 Joint Test Assemblies Completing Final Flight Test Of Nuclear Design Certification

An F-35A Lightning II takes off to complete the final test exercise of the nuclear design certification process at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, Sept. 21, 2021 . Test pilots

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Watch This Amazing Video Of Two B-1B Bombers Arriving At RAF Fairford This Morning

A screenshot from the video showing one of the two B-1Bs landing at RAF Fairford on Oct. 6, 2021. ” data-medium-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/B-1B-landing-RAF-Fairford.png?fit=460%2C256&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/B-1B-landing-RAF-Fairford.png?fit=706%2C392&ssl=1″ /> The BONEs are back to the UK

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U.S. Navy F/A-18F Super Hornet Crashes in Death Valley: Pilot Ejects Safely.

File photo of U.S. Navy Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet from VX-9. (All images: Author) ” data-medium-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/SuperHornetCrash_10.jpg?fit=460%2C246&ssl=1″ data-large-file=”https://i2.wp.com/theaviationist.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/10/SuperHornetCrash_10.jpg?fit=706%2C378&ssl=1″ /> VX-9 “Vampires” Super Hornet Goes Down in Remote Area, Pilot Released from

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