Airborne Awesomosity

Cuba of the Skies

There exists a magical land in the mists off of south Florida, where American automobiles from times gone by continue to thrive along the streets. Since the US embargo was enacted in the early 1960, the Cubans have prided themselves on their ability to keep these machines operating.

In a land much farther from the American shores, there exists another place of wonder, where two aircraft that once captivated multiple generations of Americans still rule the skies. Picture a Vietnam-era air superiority fighter, the last US fighter to attain ace status in the 20th century, being flown alongside the ultimate in 1980s aircraft performance, as documented on the silver screen.

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