Daily Archives: September 9, 2018

The Sea Eagle: How America’s F-15 Fighter Almost Became a Aircraft Carrier Jet

Had events worked out differently, the aircraft that Tom Cruise flew in Top Gun could have been an… F-15 Eagle?

By Michael Peck, The National Interest

Back in the 1980s and 1990s, a Dynamic Duo symbolized U.S. military airpower. The Air Force had its powerful F-15 Eagle air superiority fighter. … read the full article

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Why the Navy Misses the Old F-14 Tomcat (Despite All of the Problems)

The United States Navy retired the venerable Grumman F-14 Tomcat in 2006 after more than three decades in service. However, the Tomcat’s demise has left gaps in the carrier air wing that are only now being felt.

By TNI Staff, The National Interest

While speed and range are priorities, the Navy remains skeptical of stealth technology as it always has.read the full article

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Bud Shank – The Bud Shank Quartet ( Full Album )

Bud Shank – Alto Sax, Flute….

Claude Williamson – Piano….

Don Prell – Bass….

Chuck Flores – Drums….

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1. “Bag of Blues” – 6:47

2. “Nature Boy” – 4:25

3. “All This and Heaven Too” – 4:50

4. “Jubilation” – 5:43

5.… read the full article

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