Work is underway to complete the Rising Sun, War in the East, series.
Carrier Qualification lessons on the CVA-16 Lexington. I have been stuffing too many traps so it was time to go back to flight school.
Cleared Deck Nimitz with 3 Grumman aircraft.
Strait of Hormuz Heavies
USS Makin Island to Relieve USS Bataan
Iran is a big country. It has a history as long as history itself. The first empire. The first civilization. Today, most of its people live in cosmopolitan cities. Many still live in villages or work along the shore of the Persian Gulf. Iran sits atop huge oil reserves. Currently, they are unable to sell(…)
A-10’s are rumored to be currently operating in the area of the Persian Gulf. Possibly, they are at their old base at Jubail in Saudi Arabia or Minhab Airbase in the Emirates. The Warthog is targeted for retirement by the Air Force…again. The main complaint is that it cannot survive against modern defenses. But ISIL(…)
Ground warfare equipment in the Persian Gulf.