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 …

OK and OH Vipers in Ellington Field.

Ellington Field (KEFD): March 18, 2016 ( Best View with PC or MAC )   The 138FW, 125FS Flies F-16C/D block 42s and is based out of Tulsa, OK. With the added responsibility of flying the alert mission out of KEFD they keep four F-16s on station 24/7 known as Det1.  Periodically, Tulsa will send 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 …