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Topic: air power

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The Air Force turned over picturesque Howard Air Force Base - with its terracotta-roofed homes - to Panama in September 1999. Built 57 years ago in the midst of a tropical jungle, it was the bastion of US air power in the region. This photograph is part of the November 1999 AIRMAN Magazine article "Adios Amigos"

The Air Force turned over picturesque Howard Air Force Base - with its...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Panama Canal Country: Panama (PAN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Gary Coppage, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Di... more

The Air Force turned over picturesque Howard Air Force Base - with its terracotta-roofed homes - to Panama in September 1999. Built 57 years ago in the midst of a tropical jungle, it was the bastion of US air power in the region. This photograph is part of the November 1999 AIRMAN Magazine article "Adios Amigos"

The Air Force turned over picturesque Howard Air Force Base - with its...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Panama Canal Country: Panama (PAN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Gary Coppage, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Di... more

The Air Force turned over picturesque Howard Air Force Base - with its terracotta-roofed homes - to Panama in September 1999. Built 57 years ago in the midst of a tropical jungle, it was the bastion of US air power in the region. This photograph is part of the November 1999 AIRMAN Magazine article "Adios Amigos"

The Air Force turned over picturesque Howard Air Force Base - with its...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Howard Air Force Base Country: Panama (PAN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Gary Coppage, USAF Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military S... more

An US Navy (USN) F/A-18C Hornet aircraft from Fighter Attack Squadron Three Four (VFA-34) releases countermeasure flares during an air-power demonstration conducted over the Mediterranean Sea, for the Hungarian Minister of Defense, who is visiting aboard the USN NIMITZ CLASS: Aircraft Carrier USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN 73) (not shown). (Duplicate image, see also DNSD0313084 or search 001028N6967M501)

An US Navy (USN) F/A-18C Hornet aircraft from Fighter Attack Squadron ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Shane Mccoy, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An US Navy (USN) F/A-18C Hornet aircraft from Fighter Attack Squadron Three Four (VFA-34) releases countermeasure flares during an air-power demonstration conducted over the Mediterranean Sea, for the Hungarian Minister of Defense, who is visiting aboard the USN NIMITZ CLASS: Aircraft Carrier USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN 73) (not shown). (Duplicate image, see also DNSD0313093 or search 001028N6967M501)

An US Navy (USN) F/A-18C Hornet aircraft from Fighter Attack Squadron ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Shane Mccoy, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An F-14 "Tomcat" from the Fighter Squadron One Zero Three (VF 103) "Jolly Rogers" releases countermeasure flares during an air-power demonstration

An F-14 "Tomcat" from the Fighter Squadron One Zero Three (VF 103) "Jo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Shane Mccoy, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Vapor streaks across the wings of a US Navy (USN) F/A-18C Hornet aircraft from Fighter Attack Squadron Three Four (VFA-34) as the aircraft dives during an air-power demonstration conducted over the Mediterranean Sea, for the Hungarian Minister of Defense, who is visiting aboard the USN NIMITZ CLASS: Aircraft Carrier USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN 73) (not shown). (Duplicate image, see also DNSD0313092 or search 001029N6967M102)

Vapor streaks across the wings of a US Navy (USN) F/A-18C Hornet aircr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Unknown Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Shane Mccoy, USN Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Captain (CPT), John Wilborne, USAF, F-15E Eagle aircraft pilot from the 492nd Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force (RAF), Lakenheath, UK poses for a photograph with Dr. Benjamin S. Lambeth (seated) prior to an orientation flight. Dr. Lambeth a senior staff member at the RAND Corporation and former Director of RANDS International Security and Defense Policy has published more than six dozen reports and articles on Soviet and Russian military affairs, air power, and other defense matters and has lectured widely on these subjects. Dr. Lambeth is visiting RAF Lakenheath for an F-15E Eagle aircraft orientation flight, with the 492ND Fighter Squadron

Captain (CPT), John Wilborne, USAF, F-15E Eagle aircraft pilot from th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Paul R. Caron Jr., USAF Release Status: Rel... more

An USAF, F-15E Eagle aircraft from the 492nd Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force (RAF), Lakenheath, UK receives a preflight inspection before taking off. The aircraft is carrying Captain (CPT), John Wilborne, (pilot) and Dr. Benjamin S. Lambeth. Dr. Lambeth a senior staff member at the RAND Corporation and former Director of RANDS International Security and Defense Policy has published more than six dozen reports and articles on Soviet and Russian military affairs, air power, and other defense matters and has lectured widely on these subjects. Dr. Lambeth is visiting RAF Lakenheath for an F-15E Eagle aircraft orientation flight, with the 492ND Fighter Squadron

An USAF, F-15E Eagle aircraft from the 492nd Fighter Squadron, Royal A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Paul R. Caron Jr., USAF Release Status: Rel... more

Captain (CPT), John Wilborne, USAF, F-15E Eagle aircraft pilot from the 492nd Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force (RAF), Lakenheath, UK adjusts the seat harness onboard the aircraft for Dr. Benjamin S. Lambeth (seated) prior to an orientation flight. Dr. Lambeth a senior staff member at the RAND Corporation and former Director of RANDS International Security and Defense Policy has published more than six dozen reports and articles on Soviet and Russian military affairs, air power, and other defense matters and has lectured widely on these subjects. Dr. Lambeth is visiting RAF Lakenheath for an F-15E Eagle aircraft orientation flight, with the 492ND Fighter Squadron

Captain (CPT), John Wilborne, USAF, F-15E Eagle aircraft pilot from th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Paul R. Caron Jr., USAF Release Status: Rel... more

Captain (CPT), John Wilborne, USAF, F-15E Eagle aircraft pilot from the 492nd Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force (RAF), Lakenheath, UK and Dr. Benjamin S. Lambeth (co-pilot) prepare for an orientation flight on board a USAF F-15E Eagle aircraft. Dr. Lambeth a senior staff member at the RAND Corporation and former Director of RANDS International Security and Defense Policy has published more than six dozen reports and articles on Soviet and Russian military affairs, air power, and other defense matters and has lectured widely on these subjects. Dr. Lambeth is visiting RAF Lakenheath for an F-15E Eagle aircraft orientation flight, with the 492ND Fighter Squadron

Captain (CPT), John Wilborne, USAF, F-15E Eagle aircraft pilot from th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Paul R. Caron Jr., USAF Release Status: Rel... more

Major (MAJ), Kurt Thielen, USAF, 492ND Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force (RAF), Lakenheath, UK gives Dr. Benjamin S. Lambeth (seated) F-15E Eagle aircraft cockpit familiarization in a simulator at the 48TH Operational Support Squadron, RAF Lakenheath, UK. Dr. Lambeth a senior staff member at the RAND Corporation and former Director of RANDS International Security and Defense Policy has published more than six dozen reports and articles on Soviet and Russian military affairs, air power, and other defense matters and has lectured widely on these subjects. Dr. Lambeth is visiting RAF Lakenheath for an F-15E Eagle aircraft orientation flight, with the 492ND Fighter Squadron

Major (MAJ), Kurt Thielen, USAF, 492ND Fighter Squadron, Royal Air For...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Paul R. Caron Jr., USAF Release Status: Rel... more

Lieutenant Colonel (LCT), Chris Choate, USAF, 492ND Fighter Squadron, Royal Air Force (RAF), Lakenheath, UK examines the book "The Transformation of American Air Power" given to him by the books author, Dr. Benjamin S. Lambeth (pictured right). Dr. Lambeth a senior staff member at the RAND Corporation and former Director of RANDS International Security and Defense Policy has published more than six dozen reports and articles on Soviet and Russian military affairs, air power, and other defense matters and has lectured widely on these subjects. Dr. Lambeth is visiting RAF Lakenheath for an F-15E Eagle aircraft orientation flight, with the 492ND Fighter Squadron

Lieutenant Colonel (LCT), Chris Choate, USAF, 492ND Fighter Squadron, ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Raf Lakenheath State: East Anglia Country: England / Great Britain (ENG) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Paul R. Caron Jr., USAF Release Status: Rel... more

FLYING LESSONS - ASSISTANCE BEING GIVEN TO NEXT GENERATION PILOTS IN THE VISIONSTATION AT THE WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE OPEN HOUSE - AIR POWER 2003, MAY 10-11, 2003 GRC-2003-C-00896

FLYING LESSONS - ASSISTANCE BEING GIVEN TO NEXT GENERATION PILOTS IN T...

FLYING LESSONS - ASSISTANCE BEING GIVEN TO NEXT GENERATION PILOTS IN THE VISIONSTATION AT THE WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE OPEN HOUSE - AIR POWER 2003, MAY 10-11, 2003

AEROBUS INFORMAS AND INSPIRES FUTURE SCIENTISTS AND SPACE ENGINEERS AT WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE OPEN HOUSE - AIR POWER 2003, MAY 10-11, 2003 GRC-2003-C-00899

AEROBUS INFORMAS AND INSPIRES FUTURE SCIENTISTS AND SPACE ENGINEERS AT...

AEROBUS INFORMAS AND INSPIRES FUTURE SCIENTISTS AND SPACE ENGINEERS AT WRIGHT PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE OPEN HOUSE - AIR POWER 2003, MAY 10-11, 2003

A spectacular maneuver by the US Air Force (USAF) Thunderbirds Air Demonstration Team during the Air Power over Hampton Roads, Langley Air Force Base (AFB), Virginias (VA), annual air show

A spectacular maneuver by the US Air Force (USAF) Thunderbirds Air Dem...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Langley Air Force Base State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: ACC Scene Camera Operator: A1C Au... more

US Air Force (USAF) Security Forces personnel from the 820th Contingency Response Group (CRG), Moody Air Force Base (AFB), Georgia (GA), demonstrate securing the airfield during Langley's Air Power over Hampton Roads Air Show, at Langley Air Force Base (AFB), Virginia (VA)

US Air Force (USAF) Security Forces personnel from the 820th Contingen...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Langley Air Force Base State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: ACC Scene Camera Operator: SSGT T... more

US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Mike Chandler, the Thunderbirds Aerial Demonstration Team Commander, swears in new recruits prior to a demonstration, at Air Power over Hampton Roads, Langley Air Force Base (AFB), Virginias (VA) annual air show

US Air Force (USAF) Lieutenant Colonel (LTC) Mike Chandler, the Thunde...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Langley Air Force Base State: Virginia (VA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Major Command Shown: ACC Scene Camera Operator: SSGT E... more

US Air Force (USAF) General (GEN) Richard B. Myers (left), The Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of STAFF (CJCS), speaks with US Navy (USN) Captain (CAPT) Ted Branch, Commanding Officer of the USN Aircraft Carrier USS NIMITZ (CVN 68), on the flight deck during an air-power demonstration. The Nimitz Strike Group is currently on a regularly scheduled deployment and is participating in Maritime Security Operations (MSO) in the Persian Gulf

US Air Force (USAF) General (GEN) Richard B. Myers (left), The Chairma...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: USS Nimitz (CVN 68) Scene Camera Operator: PH3 Elisabeth Ann Saccotelli Usn Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital P... more

More than 100 people gathered on historic Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (HI), for a groundbreaking ceremony for the US Navy (USN) Pacific Aviation Museum. The 75 million-dollar museum will encompass 16 acres and will tell the story of aviation during World War Two (WWII), Korean War, Vietnam War, Cold War and modern air power in general throughout the Pacific

More than 100 people gathered on historic Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, H...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pearl Harbor State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Dennis C. Cantrell, Usn Release Status: Relea... more

More than 100 people gathered on historic Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, Hawaii (HI), for a groundbreaking ceremony for the US Navy (USN) Pacific Aviation Museum. The 75 million-dollar museum will encompass 16 acres and will tell the story of aviation during World War Two (WWII), Korean War, Vietnam War, Cold War and modern air power in general throughout the Pacific

More than 100 people gathered on historic Ford Island, Pearl Harbor, H...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Pearl Harbor State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Dennis C. Cantrell, Usn Release Status: Relea... more

A U.S. Air Force Thunderbird F-16 Fighting Falcon flies somewhere over McConnell Air Force Base, Kan., Sep. 7, 2006.  The Thunderbirds Demostration Team will be the main attraction at the"Air Power in the Air Capitol"airshow.  (U.S. Air Force photo by MASTER SGT Maurice Hessel) (Released)

A U.S. Air Force Thunderbird F-16 Fighting Falcon flies somewhere over...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Mcconnell Afb State: Kansas (KS) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Maurice Hessell ,USAF Release Status: Relea... more

Rockwell B-1B Lancer

Rockwell B-1B Lancer

A U.S. Air Force Rockwell B-1B Lancer bomber and a Qatari Mirage 2000 fly in formation, Feb. 19, 2019. The aircraft participated with regional partners to test objective-based command and control actions during... more

Film to flying: Former producer finds new success in the sky

Film to flying: Former producer finds new success in the sky

Former film producer, now 2nd Lt. Aaron Doyle, finds new success as a student pilot at the Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training program at Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas. Student pilots with diverse backgrounds h... more

Supermarine Mk IX Spitfire.

Supermarine Mk IX Spitfire.

Spitfire LF Mk.IXc PV270 (ZK-SPI). Owned by businessman Brendon Deere and restored to an airworthy condition over five years at Feilding, New Zealand, she flew again on 18 March 2009. The aircraft is based in a... more

de Havilland DH.100 Vampire (2)

de Havilland DH.100 Vampire (2)

The origins of the Vampire date back to 1941 when the de Havilland Company began investigating the possibility of building a turbojet engine along with a fighter aircraft to go with it. Consequently, de Havilla... more

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fighter)

Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-21 (Fighter)

For more than half a century, if aerial combat was going on anywhere in the world, chances are good that MiG-21s were involved...MiG-21s are a family of jets from the Mikoyan-and-Gurevich Design Bureau, a Sovie... more

Douglas A3DNTA-3B Skywarrior (Bomber)

Douglas A3DNTA-3B Skywarrior (Bomber)

At the end of World War II, the Navy wanted to develop a nuclear strike capability. Missile submarines were far off, so the Navy decided to procure a carrier-based aircraft capable of carrying a 10,000-pound nu... more

Northrop F-5A Freedom Fighter (Fighter)

Northrop F-5A Freedom Fighter (Fighter)

The F-5A is a small, lightweight, low cost, easy-to-maintain supersonic fighter, well suited to the needs of friendly foreign countries who didn’t need, couldn’t afford, and couldn’t maintain the bigger, mor... more

Convair F-102A Delta Dagger (Interceptor)

Convair F-102A Delta Dagger (Interceptor)

The Convair F-102 Delta Dagger was an American interceptor aircraft that was built as part of the backbone of the United States Air Force's air defenses in the late 1950s. Entering service in 1956, its main pur... more

Lockheed F-104A Starfighter (Interceptor)

Lockheed F-104A Starfighter (Interceptor)

The Lockheed F-104 Starfighter is a single-engine, high-performance, supersonic interceptor aircraft originally developed for the United States Air Force (USAF) by Lockheed. One of the Century Series of aircraf... more

MiG-15.

MiG-15.

The MiG-15 made its first combat appearance, over Korea, in November of 1950. For the next three years, the MiGs, most often flown by Soviet pilots, would contest the United States Air Force for air superiority... more