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    Sonic Boom! The Last USAF F-4s Went Out With A Bang!

    Retiring QF-4s performed supersonic pass during last flight at Holloman. The last US Air Force QF-4s took to the skies on December 21, 2016.  Those flights capped a full 58 years of F-4 Phantoms gracing the skies of the United States.  Avgeeks from all over the country gathered to watch and photograph an active F-4 […]

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    Boom! How a F-16’s Sonic Boom Kept Special Forces Alive

    Quick thinking and creativity of a F-16 pilot saved allied lives during Operation Iraqi Freedom. Ten days into Operation Iraqi Freedom, two F-16 aircraft cruised into the airspace. One was flown by Lt. Colonel Edward Lynch. They got a call to fly somewhere north of where they were, and got there as fast as they […]