Peterson AFB, CO- On 2 JUN, 2016, F-16C (91-0392) crashed on landing approach when “Something went wrong.” The aircraft was assigned to the 57th Aerial Demonstration Squadron, Nellis AFB, Nevada. The aircraft was Thunderbird 6, Opposing Solo. The aircraft was named "Sweet Baby Aurora 6". Major Alex Turner safely ejected from the aircraft after steering [...]
Ken and I wrote down the list and I posted it on the Internets in 1998. Back when I was new at this. Since then "The List" has been ascribed to every branch of the U.S. Military, The Delta Maintenance folks in Dallas, American Airlines, NASA, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Quantas. I'm sure there are others.
Ever worked on or fly and aircraft with 666 as a tail number? Weird shit happens.
Take it from One,
Who Knows the Score,
Is Winning the War.
The Air Force in it's ultimate wisdom sent me to Las Vegas for my 21st birthday.
Monck’s Corner, SC - At approximately 11:30 AM on 7 July, 2015, an F-16CM of the 55th Fighter Squadron, 20th Fighter Wing from Shaw AFB, South Carolina collided in midair with a civilian Cessna 150.
I hijacked this from Facebook. Read on Loyal Reader....
Verbatum from F-4 Phantom Memories. I couldn't say it any better.
It was the Best of Times and it was the Worst of Times. The men and women I served with in the 313th TFS/AMU were and ARE the finest people I've ever met. Here is evidence that they are STILL awesome. Yes this isn't everyone. Add your awesome picture.
If you've spent any time in the military you know it's a true war/sea story when it starts, "This is no shit".