Category: Military

F-15 PILOT’S NAME RELEASED BY U.S. AIR FORCE AFTER NORTH SEA CRASH

F-15 pilot's name released by U.S. Air Force after North Sea crash

RAF LAKENHEATH, ENGLAND – After all next of kin notifications were complete, the U.S. Air Force confirmed on Tuesday morning that the pilot killed in yesterday’s F-15 crash in the North Sea was 1st Lt. Kenneth ‘Kage’ Allen from the 493rd Fighter Squadron. 1st Lt. Allen was conducting a routine training mission over the North

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A USAF F-15 FROM RAF LAKENHEATH HAS CRASHED INTO THE NORTH SEA

A USAF F-15 fighter jet has crashed into the North Sea

NORTH SEA, ENGLAND – A USAF F-15C Eagle from RAF Lakenheath has crashed in the North Sea this morning. The single-seat fighter jet crashed around 9:30 AM (GMT), about 75 nautical miles off the English coast, near the county of Yorkshire. It’s unclear if the pilot ejected and survived the crash. The pilot is still

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MARKET GARDEN VETERAN SANDY CORTMANN DIES AT THE AGE OF 97

War veteran Sandy Cortmann dies at the age of 97

ABERDEEN, SCOTLAND – Market Garden veteran Alexander ‘Sandy’ Cortmann died on Saturday night at the age of 97 in his hometown Aberdeen in Scotland, 75jaarvrijheid reports. Last year, Sandy became nationally known in The Netherlands and the U.K. when he attended the commemoration of Operation Market Garden for the first time in 75 years. Until

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VIDEO – McLAREN SPEEDTAIL VS. F-35 LIGHTNING II

Top Gear Race - McLaren Speedtail vs. F-35 Lightning II

RAF MARHAM, ENGLAND – Do you love fighter jets and fast sports cars? Well, check this out! This spectacular video brings the two of them together in an awesome race. This time a race between 2 beasts – the high tech and stealthy RAF F-35B Lightning II versus the powerful McLaren Speedtail with its futuristic

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FORMER SNOWBIRD PILOT ANALYZES FOOTAGE OF CRASH IN KAMLOOPS

Former Snowbird Pilot Analyzes Crash Footage in Podcast

Watch in this video as former Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) F/A-18 pilot and two-time Snowbird Lt.Col Robert ‘Scratch’ Mitchell joins The Fighter Pilot Podcast on YouTube – hosted by a former U.S. Navy F/A-18 and F-16 pilot – to evaluate footage from the tragic and fatal Snowbird crash in Kamloops, B.C., Canada on Sunday,

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