09:26, 8 June 1966. General Electric Aerial Publicity Photo Shoot. Flight Level 320, 17 Miles northeast of Barstow, California. “MIDAIR! MIDAIR!” … Continue reading Crash of The Valkyrie.
By Tom Demerly for ALERT 5. It flew at nearly Mach 7, seven times the speed of sound and twice … Continue reading 47 Years Ago Today: The Fastest Manned Aircraft Flight Ever.
On the 1st of this month, we reported on the loss of an F/A-18C Hornet during a TOPGUN exercise out … Continue reading Captain Reid Nannen Memorial Children’s Fund
Eleven years ago today, the Space Shuttle Columbia was tragically lost with all hands on reentry. – Mission Commander Col. … Continue reading STS-107
On this day in aviation history in 1986, the Space Shuttle Challenger was lost with all hands shortly after liftoff. … Continue reading STS-51-L