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    That Time a Navy Hornet Shot Down a Navy Hawkeye

    On July 8th 1991, a US Navy Grumman E-2C Hawkeye early warning and control aircraft was shot down by a US Navy McDonnell Douglas F/A-18C Hornet approximately 40 miles southeast of Cyprus in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. The Hornet utilized its M61A1 20 millimeter Vulcan cannon to splash the Hawkeye. There were no casualties. This […] More

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    The Red Devils: One of the Oldest And Most Awarded Marine Corps Squadrons

    This gorgeous high definition video, titled “The Man of Red Devils” features Marine Fighter Attack Squadron TWO THREE TWO (VMFA-232) Red Devils operating their McDonnell Douglas (Boeing) F/A-18C Hornet strike fighters from Ibaraki Airport/Hyakuri Air Base near Tokyo in Japan. It’s not often such visually striking footage is available to the general public, so don’t […] More

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    Watch as the US Navy Blue Angels Thrill the Crowds at EAA AirVenture 2017

    During the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) AirVenture 2017 at Oshkosh in Wisconsin there were scores of thrilling airshow performances by everything from single aircraft to group formations and mass flyovers. But the highlight of the show was, for many in attendance, the performance by the US Navy Blue Angels on Fly-In Friday. The Blues were […] More