Click the link to learn more, readers – particularly if you are a veteran or active member of the Marines, the Navy, the Army, or the Air Force: Veteran, family, community at the core of Indianapolis Post 522 The American Legion MAR 04, 2021 When Stacy Bohem initially tried to join an American Legion post, … Continue reading A Noble Mission
Check out the article and decide for yourselves, readers! The Air Force Is Putting Death Rays on Fighter Jets. Yes, Death Rays. Lasers will help older fighters stay alive while flying the deadly skies. BY KYLE MIZOKAMI NOV 11, 2020 The U.S. Air Force is working with Lockheed Martin to deploy lasers on fighter jets by 2025. The … Continue reading Is it a Death Ray, a Shield, or a Prototype Droid Co-Pilot System?
Check out this Popular Mechanics article on Project Blue Book, readers: 50 Years Ago, the Air Force Tried to Make UFOs Go Away. It Didn't Work. By MJ Banias Dec 17, 2019 Fifty years ago today, the U.S. Air Force announced the closing of its most famous UFO investigation program, Project Blue Book. While the government’s goal was … Continue reading The Little Blue Book
If not, the article below has a pretty good description of the installment where a veteran of the United States’ Air Force was literally knocked off his feet by the appraiser’s good news. Though it is not unusual for visitors to the show to become flustered when they find out how much their item is … Continue reading Did You See This Episode of Antiques’ Roadshow?
There were fears that the military would begin phasing out the A-10 Thunderbolt – affectionately known as the A-10 Warthog for its ugly appearance – this year by not replacing the wings on forty percent of the planes. Luckily, the Pentagon approved plans to exchange the old wings for new ones. So the A-10 will … Continue reading Re-Winging the A-10 Warthog
Check out the amazing footage included in this Popular Mechanics’ article! Watch Four Air Force Transports Thread Through a Valley MC-130Js usually fly at night to avoid being spotted by the enemy, but this clip captures them in broad daylight. By Kyle Mizokami May 23, 2019 A new Twitter video shows a formation of U.S. Air … Continue reading Daring Flights
I posted this article last year for Independence Day and, seeing no reason to elaborate on what was stated then, I have reposted it below. Enjoy, readers, and have fun celebrating our nation’s birthday! “Words fail to convey how deeply I love my country. From childhood I have loved the Stars and Stripes that snap … Continue reading America – My Beautiful, Inspirational Home
American ingenuity strikes again! This is one plane I want to see up close someday! Made in 1962, the plane that would eventually become the Super Guppy was designed to haul booster rockets for NASA. Transporting these items to the East Coast of the U.S. prior to this plane’s birth took eighteen days. But after … Continue reading An Amazing Plane – The Super Guppy
Apparently the U.S. Air Force is considering replacing C-5 cargo flights with rocket launches. Yes, you read that right; our military is considering moving materiel around the world via rocket launches. This would cut ten hour flights down to thirty minute deliveries of necessary and life-saving supplies. Does your country need a vaccine to help … Continue reading Special Delivery – via Rockets!
I am pretty sure this beautiful plane has been retired, readers. Nevertheless, if you want to learn more about one of my favorite aircraft, look up the link below: Why The B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Might Be America’s Most Dangerous Weapon By KYLE MIZOKAMI, THE NATIONAL INTEREST on September 29, 2017 The B-2 Spirit is one … Continue reading Spirit of Defiance – A Look at the B-52 Spirit Bomber