Tuesday, October 20, 2015

USS Midway (CVA-41) 1971


I was looking for some old pictures today and found my album of pictures taken on the USS Midway (CVA-41) in 1971. So I scanned some of them I took of flight operations in the Gulf of Tonkin. And, here they are.

The first one is of me, AMH1 Roberts, in 1971.


Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Top Ten U.S. Fighter Jets

The Washington Post has selected what they consider the top 10 fighter aircraft and posted the following pictures and rankings on their web pages.

Here are the pictures and the Post's rankings..

 1:  Raptor
 2:  Lightning II.
 3:  Eagle
 4:  Falcon
 5:  Nighthawk
 6:  Hornet.
 7:  Thunderbolt (Warthog)
 8:  Harrier
 9:  Tomcat
10:  Phantom II

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Tuscaloosa, AL

These pictures were taken of aircraft on display at a Tuscaloosa, AL military memorial in a shopping mall parking lot, 10-8-15.