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sun n fun day 1 gallery
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Sun ‘n Fun Day 1 Gallery

Sun ‘n Fun is off to a great start, and while a Tuesday kickoff usually guarantees a gradual start to the show–with bands of severe weather keeping south-going planes stranded up north—this year’s Tuesday couldn’t have gone much better. The new head of the show, Gene Conrad, has made changes galore around the grounds, all …

declassified video shows how b 52 crews would conduct nuclear strikes during cold war
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Declassified Video Shows How B-52 Crews Would Conduct Nuclear Strikes During Cold War

Screenshots from the video showing the B-52 during the fictional nuclear strike and a B-57 bomber navigating near a nuclear explosion. A 1960 Strategic Air Command training video familiarized B-52 crews with the devastating effects of nuclear weapons and how to navigate through a nuclear battlefield. The U.S. National Archives and Records Administration (NARA) recently …

a beech crash lands on the beach
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A Beech Crash-Lands on the Beach

In what was certainly a terrible St. Patrick’s Day event, a Beechcraft V-35 Bonanza crash-landed on a beach in northeastern Long Island. The two onboard both walked and/or waded away with minor injuries, according to reports. The mishap was recorded by a person walking their dog on the beach. [embedded content] The sequence started with …