Superbowl Sunday flyby by Thunderbirds

5th Feb 2017 Superbowl 51 in Houston NRG Stadium between the New England Patriots and Atlanta Falcons. What a game we had but for us Aviation geeks its all about the fly by. This year we have the honor of the USAF Thunderbirds doing the fly by over the NRG stadium. For the flyby , Read More …

Tulsa 138th FW F-16C Blk 42

KEFD Ellington Field Houston, TX April 15, 2016 (This page best view in PC or Mac ) A friend of mine told me there were four F-16Cs in town for 3 days flying multiple sorties per day. Three of them were from the 138FW, 125FS (nickname: Tulsa Vipers) based in Tulsa, OK and the other Read More …

Tulsa Vipers and Salty Dogs in KEFD

We would like to end 2015 posting with Bill’s special catch for this year. Looking forward for a good year ahead for 2016. Tulsa Vipers and Salty Dogs……   It had been two months since my last aircraft spotting outing and I was beginning to think that is how 2015 will end…….in a dry spell.  Read More …

KEFD Hornets and Viper 8/26

                    Ellington Field ( KEFD) : 8-26-2015  It having been just a little over a month since I’d seen some military traffic come through KEFD, I was pretty excited about the prospect that some fast movers were to be stopping by.  Shortly after arriving I heard Read More …

Fist of the Fleet VFA25 and Tulsa Alert Vipers

Hungry for some jet noise, I made the trip over to EF in hopes of catching a few Super Hornets from VFA-25 that I heard were to be stopping by for some fuel. Upon arrival I parked at the FedEx complex south of the base along HWY 3. Within 20-25 minutes or so the first Read More …