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Articles of Interest
Note: links preceded by "Off-site reading" are links to articles on websites other than this one.  Clicking on those links will take you to another website.

About the Photographer

"I'm not surprised that you have a lot of photos your dad took. I don't think I ever saw him without a camera."

- former 336th pilot

JET GAZETTE
Online

Read articles from the July 16, 1954 2nd Anniversary edition of the JET GAZETTE. Learn about squadron profiles & combat records; base & fighter wing history, and much more.

Off-site reading
Mig-15 defects to K-14

The above link will take you to the Historic Wings website where you can read their article about the first defection of a Soviet Mig fighter to the west.

Out of the Blue

In the late 1950s,  Folksinger & bawdy balladeer Oscar Brand produced his famous Air Force ballad albums. Here's what dad and other US airmen did to help get that project rolling.

Off-site reading
About the F-86 Sabre Jet Fighter

Visit Joe Baugher's website and learn all about this famous fighter jet.  His articles cover both technical & historical aspects, and are extensive, well-researched and  included sources.

The Other Sabre

What does a  modern sport parachute and the F-86 Sabre jet have in common?  Not a lot -- unless you're me.  Included here are several photos & articles about skydiving.