U.S. Navy Aircraft History
By Tommy H. Thomason
Friday, November 16, 2018
Birth of a Legend, McDonnell F4H-1 Phantom II
I've been perfecting my latest and very likely last monograph/book for almost as long as my first, U.S. Naval Air Superiority . At s...
Thursday, October 25, 2018
F-4 Flying Under the Golden Gate Bridge
Peter Greengrass, my go-to guy for F4H Phantom stuff, provided some additional information about this incident and another photo. This...
Saturday, August 25, 2018
Was the Navy's F-111 Really That Bad?
It was with some trepidation that I awaited the subject article by Robert Bernier in the September 2018 issue of Air&Space Smithsoni...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Grumman TS-2A on Fire
Every once in a while, a picture of a Grumman TS-2A (S2F-1T) with the port-engine propeller feathered and the engine nacelle engulfed in fla...
Friday, July 6, 2018
United States Marine Corps Aircraft Since 1913
The latest aircraft reference book from E.R. Johnson is United States Marine Corps Aircraft Since 1913, published by McFarland. The brea...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Strike from the Sea
Specialty Press has formally notified me that they have zero stock and it will not be reprinted. It got pretty good reviews on Amazon. If...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Naval Aviation Centennial Newsletters
While looking for something else, I discovered that the Centennial of Naval Aviation newsletters issued beginning in 2009 to publicize the y...
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