Tag Archives: P-47 Thunderbolt

Roar of a Tiger

Things you learn from researching a book. You get an idea, you act on it, and you learn so much. I decided to write about one of my favorite airplanes, the P-51 Mustang. Dropping the term “MOH P-51” into Google, … Continue reading

Posted in Aviation, Aviation History, Flying, History | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Look Ma! No Propellers!

Today, the jet age truly turns 65 years old. It was born when the prototype XP-84 Thunderjet flew for the first time at Muroc Army Airfield on this day in 1946. Current jets are far more powerful than the first … Continue reading

Posted in Aviation, Aviation History, Life in General | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment