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move over top gun maverick devotion is authentic aviation cinematography
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Move Over ‘Top Gun: Maverick’, ‘Devotion’ Is Authentic Aviation Cinematography

“Devotion” tells the true story of Korean War pilots Ensign Jesse Brown and Capt. Thomas Hudner. (Photo: via Sony Pictures) Devotion Tells Harrowing True Story with Incredible Aerial Scenes and Solid Cast. Let me save you some time: director J.D. Dillard’s new film, “Devotion”, really is better than “Top Gun: Maverick”. It really is. “Devotion” …

flying on fifi what its like to relive history on a b 29 and why its so important
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Flying on ‘Fifi’: What It’s Like to Relive History on a B-29, And Why It’s So Important.

Some photographs of our flight in B-29 Fifi. (All images credit: Tom Demerly/The Aviationist) Living the Legacy of One of History’s Greatest Aircraft, and Its Greatest Generation. This suddenly seems right. After two hours of never-ending Michigan road construction, I exit the main I-75 north-south freeway and am transported back seven decades. It could be …

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That Time A B-52H Stratofortress Bomber Lost Its Tail Over New Mexico But Managed To Land 6 Hours Later.

B-52 61-0023 on Jan. 10, 1964. (USAF) The story of the first and only B-52H Stratofortress’s tailless landing! On Jan. 10, 1964, Boeing civilian test pilot Chuck Fisher and his three man crew launched from Wichita, Kansas, for a mission aboard B-52H serial number 61-0023. The aircraft was involved in a test mission whose purpose …

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Interesting Video Of Low-Flying Argentine A-4s and Daggers Fighting Royal Navy Ships In The Battle Of San Carlos

A screenshot shows an Argentine A-4 flying at low altitude during the Battle of San Carlos. (Image credit: RN via Youtube). In May 1982, the Battle of San Carlos, between Argentine jets and British aircraft and warships during the British landings on the shores of San Carlo Water, was one of the most interesting chapters …