The Touch-Roll-Touch Was One Of The Craziest Maneuvers Done In A Fighter

The Lockheed F-104 Starfighter, also known as the "Missile With A Man In It," is known for many things. It was the first operational mach two capable fighter, it was designed by the legendary Kelly Johnson and served with 15 nations for almost 50 years. One thing it is not known for is its slow-speed handling. »3/27/15 2:23pm3/27/15 2:23pm

This Badass Is The First African American Female U-2 Dragon Lady Pilot

It is one of the hardest aircraft to fly, soaring at altitudes where a change of just a few knots could mean an over-speed or a stall, and landing it is an art form all in itself. The 60 year old U-2 Dragon Lady program has been a male dominated one, with just eight women being qualified to fly it, but never an… »3/04/15 10:26am3/04/15 10:26am

This Batshit Dog-Legged Jungle Runway Scares The Crap Out Of Me!

Bush flying is clearly not for the faint of heart, yet for some pilots it is just a job. Once in a while I will see an airstrip so terrifying that looks like it was drawn by a five year old and not an actual aircraft operating surface. The video below happens to be one of the cases. The pilots that do this type of… »10/06/14 8:00pm10/06/14 8:00pm