The RAAF’s Centenary was commemorated on 31 March with a spectacular fly past by over 60 aircraft.
The little told story of the USAAF’s 5th ASR and how they rescued war weary P-47’s and in turn, rescued almost a thousand downed airmen in the North Sea and English Channel.
How does a squadron of trainee pilots return to base in the event bad weather when they don’t have radios in their aircraft? The recall bird goes up; here’s mine.
What to do with a spare Spitfire?
Something a little different; a jet for one thing. However, this one is a little lighthearted compared to most and I hope you enjoy it.
Ray Hanna served as Red Leader for three consecutive years until 1968 and was recalled to supersede Squadron Leader Timothy Nelson for the 1969 display season, a record four seasons as Leader, which still stands.