Category Archives: F/A-18A+ Hornet

B-17G “Sentimental Journey” — part 2

I was privileged to fly aboard the “big bird” on a VIP/media flight during the June 17 to 21 visit to Springfield, Illinois. This would be my third flight in this B-17, so I was happy to  sit in the rear-most seat in the airplane for the flight while others — particularly the TV news …

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F/A-18 Hornet Aggressors – part 1

In mid-afternoon June 29, 2013, three  VFC-12   F-18A+  Hornets landed at Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport, Springfield, Illinois. I was lucky to be at the fence as they arrived.                                                     …

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