Moments in History

Cool Pic of the day

In celebration of this weekend’s Fleet-week in San Francisco, we bring you this awesome old photo.

50 years ago, 1961, the aircraft carriers USS Intrepid (CV-11), USS Saratoga (CV-60) and USS Independence (CV62) gathered to celebrate Naval Aviation’s 50th birthday.

A neat look back 50 […]

Airborne Awesomosity, Technostalgia

Naval Aviation Turns 100 and Goes Old School

Hellcats, c. 1945

If you haven’t notice, we love WW2 around here. It was a boom era for technology on all facets, driven by a war against insane dudes. Well, the Navy’s flyboys heart WW2 as well, and pay homage to the era where naval aviation grew into its own in several tribute paint schemes as part of their celebration of 100 years of naval aviation. Continue reading Naval Aviation Turns 100 and Goes Old School