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The Swiss Kickass

By Jolly on January 9, 2012 in The Swiss Again

When it comes to kickass videos, the Swiss are hard to beat. Hornets and F-5s in the Alps to some cool music, cool ridge crossing, and awesome footage.Read More >


By Jolly on December 28, 2011 in Nature of the Beast

Here’s an old promotional film for, what was at the time, a state of art fighter-interceptor. It’s the England Electric Lightning, a kickass fighter of its day.Read More >

Air Raid Pearl Harbor

By Jolly on December 7, 2011 in Nature of the Beast

December 7th 1941 at 7:58L the following message was sent from Hawaii to Washington: AIR RAID PEARL HARBOR, THIS IS NOT A DRILL.Read More >

Wild Weasel-YGBSM!

By Jolly on November 9, 2011 in Nature of the Beast

The F-100F was the original Wild Weasel, and it was followed by the F-105F/D Thud during the Vietnam War. I remember seeing Thud Weasel patches with the words “Wild Weasel – YGBSM!Read More >

Nature of the Beast 101

By Rowdy on October 19, 2011 in Nature of the Beast

The Fighter Pilot Say what you will about him: arrogant, cocky, boisterous, and a fun loving fool to boot. He has earned his place in the sun.Read More >

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