Peter Inglis in an RAAF F-111 at Amberley Air Force base, 1995.
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23rd October 2000

Cold War Warriors

Gordon Permann's site www.web-birds.com/permann/permann.phpl has pictures and stories from the Cold War - specifically his encounters with Russian Aviators at sea - great reading!

B-17 Flying Fortress 2

B-17 Flying Fortress 2 - The Mighty Eighth in the Flight Sim Museum

New screenshots of B-17 Flying Fortress: The Mighty Eighthwhich show the amazing amount of detail on the ground and in the aircraft.

Rolling Thunder

Not the Vietnam War bombing campaign but a book covering the history of jet combat. - Rolling Thunder : Jet Combat from World War II to the Gulf War by Ivan Rendall - Rolling Thunder

Attention Southern Hemisphere!

MiGMan and PC Pilot Magazine have teamed up to bring you this special offer :
PC Pilot Magazine - PC PILOT GOES DOWN UNDER! -  >> 2004 update - offer no longer valid <<  - but the magazine is still available and essential reading for the flight sim fan in my opinion.

Back to Baghdad

Fritz Gunter has made his graphics upgrade to Back to Baghdad available again with good before and after shots of the modified F-16 cockpit here Back to Baghdad.

Download it here - http://atroxgraphics.8m.com/portfolio/b2baghdad.phpl This web link is no longer valid >>

Air Force One

Bob "De Janitor" Roberts took some great snaps of Air Force One arriving at Boeing Field.

sim-arena.com/editorials/airforce1/airforce1.phpl This web link is no longer valid >>

Amiga Interceptor

F/A-18 Interceptor

Greg Stewart remembers the reverse thrust and track view - very popular with budding Spielbergs!
- F/A-18 Interceptor

Flight of the Foxbat

TJ was kind enough to point out to me that Viktor Belenko's famous flight to freedom took place in 1976 - not in 1972 as I had stated.

Here is an interview with Viktor Belenko www.fullcontext.org/people/belenko.php This web link is no longer valid >>

Lynx

Flightsim by Psion for the Sinclair Spectrum

Howard Jones remembers these classic sims -



Fair Go Mate!

MiGMan on usage - About MiGMan's Flight Sim Museum

F-111 Dump 'n' Burn

Andrew Rogencamp was on the 30th floor of a building in Brisbane, Australia when he glanced out the window and saw this RAAF F-111 practising urban-terrain-following... F-111 Aardvark

New B-24 book

Lt. Charles H. Cook flew a B-24D named "Cookie" with the 90th Bombardment Group in the southwest Pacific in 1942-1943.

B-24 Mitchell Units of the Fifteenth Air Force by Robert F. Dorr

Don't forget to read Citizen Soldier in the Air - our interview with Lt. Charles H. Cook. -
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