Tag Archives: A-7E Corsair

It Seems As If Only Yesterday

It is the start of the new term. It is difficult to believe it is the Spring 2018 term. As part of the introduction to my classes, I used a scene from the movie, “The Dead Poets Society.” It was … Continue reading

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Cruising

We have the ability today to stay in contact immediately with anyone around the globe.  Facebook is a case in point.  As I was thinking of a topic for tonight’s blog, I stopped in on Facebook to check in and … Continue reading

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The Navy Corsairs

Whenever someone mentions the name “Corsair,” most aviation enthusiasts immediately think of the inverted gull-winged F-4U Corsair from World War II.  A few will think of the A-7 Corsair which gained fame as a light attack bomber in Vietnam.  Even … Continue reading

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Vacuum Cleaners

My friend Mike commented he wanted to “see/hear” more A-7E stories.  I read his email just before going to sleep last night, so of course, I was thinking of the days of the Corsair as I drifted off to sleep.  … Continue reading

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