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Forum: Naval Aviation August 10th 17, 03:56 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military.naval,alt.war.world-war-two
Replies: 1
Views: 1,269
Posted By a425couple
The Battle of Midway

On 8/4/2017 9:35 AM, Daryl wrote:
http://www.militaryvids.com/the-battle-of-midway_360131df9.html

The Battle of Midway," directed by John Ford, provides a relatively
brief account of the...
Forum: Aviation Photos December 24th 15, 08:02 PM Posted to alt.binaries.pictures.military,alt.binaries.pictures.aviation
Replies: 6
Views: 94
Posted By a425couple
Merry christmas to all the wonderful posters

"PVK" wrote in message...
Bob (not my real pseudonym) wrote:
clairbear wrote:
You guys still make the usenet great to visit and share
May...
Forum: Naval Aviation November 14th 15, 05:16 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 6
Views: 2,746
Posted By a425couple
Former Navy Seal smashes wingsuit distance record in daring flight

"george152" wrote in message...
On 11/14/2015 6:03 AM, a425couple wrote:
Former Navy Seal smashes wingsuit distance record in daring flight
...
Forum: Naval Aviation November 14th 15, 04:45 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 6
Views: 2,746
Posted By a425couple
Former Navy Seal smashes wingsuit distance record in daring flight

"Vaughn Simon" wrote in message ...
On 11/13/2015 1:03 PM, a425couple wrote:
So, the plane's 25,000 ceiling was souped up to 37,000?

Service ceiling refers to the max...
Forum: Naval Aviation November 13th 15, 06:03 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 6
Views: 2,746
Posted By a425couple
Former Navy Seal smashes wingsuit distance record in daring flight

Former Navy Seal smashes wingsuit distance record in daring flight
http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/11/12/former-navy-seal-smashes-wingsuit-distance-record-in-daring-flight.html?cmpid=NL_SciTech

One...
Forum: Naval Aviation January 28th 15, 07:29 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 11
Views: 2,281
Posted By a425couple
Interesting picture Yorktown in reverse, landing plane

"john szalay" john.szalayatatt.net wrote in message...
"a425couple" wrote in
The Yorktown steams full astern to land a TBF Avenger over the bow,
July 1943. Though...
Forum: Naval Aviation January 28th 15, 06:21 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 11
Views: 2,281
Posted By a425couple
Interesting picture Yorktown in reverse, landing plane

Here is what is to me an interesting picture,
the USS Yorktown is sailing in reverse, the aft end of
her flight deck is full, and a airplane is preparing to
land, flying in over her...
Forum: Naval Aviation January 7th 15, 04:15 PM Posted to rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 3
Views: 1,434
Posted By a425couple
F-8 Crusader in Aeronavale service

"Tom Docherty" wrote in message...
No responses yet. Where have all of the Crusader pilots gone?

It is likely that you will get much better responses to
your original...
Forum: Naval Aviation August 26th 14, 03:30 PM Posted to rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 1
Views: 1,305
Posted By a425couple
CH-46 crash near Sicily 11/19

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Yes I was the crew chief

How did you enjoy your time on the Iwo Jima?
Forum: Naval Aviation July 3rd 14, 04:10 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 13
Views: 1,951
Posted By a425couple
Current status of carrier landings?

"Jeff Crowell" wrote in...
a425couple wrote:
In 1972 they were working on automated carrier landings.
What is current status?

Coupled landings are still...
Forum: Naval Aviation July 2nd 14, 04:05 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 13
Views: 1,951
Posted By a425couple
Current status of carrier landings?

In 1972 they were working on automated carrier landings.
What is current status?

"August 1972
5--A Naval Air Test Center pilot made the first fully automated landing
aboard the carrier Ranger...
Forum: Naval Aviation February 5th 13, 03:41 PM Posted to rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 1
Views: 1,001
Posted By a425couple
S-3B down off of Israel

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- S-3B down off of Israel
This is Chad Potter. Wendy Potter was my wife.
- The squadron was S-3 squadron VS 22 .

I am sorry, but I do not know what...
Forum: Naval Aviation September 20th 12, 04:29 AM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 8
Views: 1,973
Posted By a425couple
HMS Revenge -into Dreadnought

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Forum: Naval Aviation September 17th 12, 04:49 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 8
Views: 1,973
Posted By a425couple
HMS Revenge -into Dreadnought

"Moramarth" wrote in message...
"a425couple" wrote:
#3B, if that is not an optical rangefinder, where
is the rangefinder?
#3C,...
Forum: Naval Aviation September 13th 12, 02:29 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 8
Views: 1,973
Posted By a425couple
HMS Revenge 1916 & aircraft

While trying to get a better view of a WWI era
British RN BB gun turret, I found:
http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/da/HMS_Revenge_%281916%29_profile_drawing.png

IMHO a nice set of...
Forum: Naval Aviation April 2nd 12, 05:19 PM Posted to sci.military.naval,rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval,alt.history.british
Replies: 27
Views: 2,332
Posted By a425couple
B-17s straffing & IJN Aoba, & UK POWs

While reading about the Japanese Heavy cruiser Aoba
(Unusual looking, with undulating decks, and remodel drasticly
changed what some consider 2 of the class, from 6 turrets to 3.)...
Forum: Piloting March 11th 12, 12:32 AM Posted to rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.piloting
Replies: 19
Views: 827
Posted By a425couple
Anyone seen this Google map feature?

"John Szalay" john.szalayATatt.net wrote in message...
"a425couple" wrote in
a dry lake bed, lots and lots of dirt, the headings layed out years ago
are fading,...
Forum: Piloting March 10th 12, 10:10 PM Posted to rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.piloting
Replies: 19
Views: 827
Posted By a425couple
Anyone seen this Google map feature?

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Sam...
Forum: Piloting March 10th 12, 04:20 AM Posted to rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.piloting
Replies: 19
Views: 827
Posted By a425couple
Anyone seen this Google map feature?

"John Szalay" john.szalayATatt.net wrote in message ...
Sam wrote in
On Tue, 6 Mar 2012 07:06:49 -0500, Quaalude wrote:
On Tue, 6 Mar 2012 07:04:01...
Forum: Soaring February 10th 12, 04:43 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring,rec.aviation.piloting,rec.aviation.military
Replies: 75
Views: 2,533
Posted By a425couple
How difficult, Jeb Corliss wing suit stunt?

"John Doe" wrote in message...
Sorry, I should have been more specific.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=rFQc7VRJowk#t=81s
The point of...
Forum: Piloting February 10th 12, 04:43 AM Posted to rec.aviation.soaring,rec.aviation.piloting,rec.aviation.military
Replies: 80
Views: 4,455
Posted By a425couple
How difficult, Jeb Corliss wing suit stunt?

"John Doe" wrote in message...
Sorry, I should have been more specific.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_detailpage&v=rFQc7VRJowk#t=81s
The point of...
Forum: Naval Aviation January 17th 12, 04:03 AM Posted to rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval,sci.military.naval
Replies: 16
Views: 1,868
Posted By a425couple
Hercs used for anti-ship bombing by Argentina

"John Szalay" john.szalayATatt.net wrote in message...
"David E. Powell" wrote in
The problem with the Hercules bomber was rather more fundmental.

KC-130J...
Forum: Naval Aviation January 16th 12, 04:25 PM Posted to rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval,sci.military.naval
Replies: 16
Views: 1,868
Posted By a425couple
Hercs used for anti-ship bombing by Argentina

Yes, a Herc was used for anti-ship bombing.
You gotta love people who improvise in wartime!
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nigel_Ward

"the Argentinians had been using a C-130 to attack merchant...
Forum: Naval Aviation December 1st 11, 03:00 PM Posted to rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 2
Views: 1,045
Posted By a425couple
Q: anyone know of a sea-rescue of an airman by the USS North Dakota?

"Gordon" wrote in message...
On Nov 30, 8:58 pm, Gordon wrote:
I have a photo of a whale boat returning to the ship, titled "USS
North Dakota...
Forum: Naval Aviation December 21st 10, 03:46 PM Posted to rec.aviation.military,rec.aviation.military.naval
Replies: 4
Views: 965
Posted By a425couple
C130 on a carrier, landing and take off

C130 on a carrier, landing and take off.
Of interest to me, perhaps to others.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BjNyQvhsQE8&feature=related
C-130 takes off and lands on a Carrier USS...
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