Team Oracle pilot Sean Tucker, above, soars over Oakland with Grace Rofii, 11, during her introductory flight Thursday as part of Fleet Week. At right, Grace’s mother, Jill Rofii, celebrates the successful flight as Grace receives congratulations from Tucker, chairman of the Experimental Aircraft Association’s Young Eagles program. For more Fleet Week activities, visit www.fleetweek.us.
Curtiss Warhawk - the plane renowned for it's duty flights in China with the Flying Tigers squadron. The Warhawk was used by most Allied powers during World War II, and remained in frontline service until the end of the war.
"Phantom II" (BuNo from Fighter Squadron "Free Lancers" intercepting a Soviet Tupolev "Bear". was assigned to Carrier Air Wing 2 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Ranger for a deployment to the Western Pacific from 21 February to 22 September
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Jim Meads :: Test pilot George Aird [flying an English Electric Lightning ejected from his English Electric Lightning aircraft at a fantastically low altitude in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, September 1962 / the history behind the photo