You might be in Naval Aviation if…

You’ve ever worked at, or done at least 1 or more of the following things: Slept on the concrete under a wing. Wished your jet would drop a Mk 84 on Ho Chi Min’s/Saddam Hussein’s house. Ever said, “Oh yes … Continue reading

Memories…

Bill put up a post HERE about ‘marking time’ in our lives… This is one of the ways the Navy tends to do it, is the inevitable patch collection or picture from your co-workers, crew or bosses… This particular one … Continue reading

Touch and go…

Or as we called em, crash and dash… Hopefully with most of the parts remaining attached to the airplane!  X-47’s first touch and go’s at sea, on USS GHW BUSH. Full arrested landings coming this summer to a carrier near … Continue reading

Flyin and lyin…

Pilots…. In air combat there isn’t anything called cheating…The stakes are too high…. This story is attributed to former CNO ADM Jim Holloway, USN retired. One thing about Air Force pilots is that they lie a lot. You simply can’t trust them … Continue reading