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An air-to-air right side view of two Fighter Squadron 1 (VF-) F-14A Tomcat aircraft in formation. The aircraft in the background is flying in an inverted position. 6 March, 1987.

“A side view of a section of the carrier Yorktown (CV-10) that shows the hangar deck (with hangar deck catapult) and flight deck, an F6F-3 Hellcat of Fighting Squadron (VF) 1 visible on the latter with its engine running.“ 1943.

(National Museum of Naval Aviation: NNAM.1996.253.7171.001)

So I made a playlist for the wonderful fic ‘Flyboys’ by @gefionne featuring time appropriate music! It is both on 8tracks and Playmoss for those who cannot use or prefer not to use 8tracks for some reason or another. Hope you enjoy!

8tracks link: http://8tracks.com/yulicia/flyboys

Playmoss link: https://playmoss.com/en/yulicia/playlist/flyboys

Link to Flyboys: http://archiveofourown.org/works/8668108

Track List:

  • 1. Eagle Squadron - Kenneth J. Alford.
  • 2. Into The Wild Blue Yonder -The King Sisters
  • 3. This Is The Army Mr Jones - Irving Berlin
  • 4. Coming In On A Wing And A Prayer - Anne Shelton
  • 5. Its a Pair of Wings for Me - Nat Gonella
  • 6. Those Magnificent Men In Their Flying Machine - Ron Goodwin
  • 7. The White Cliffs Of Dover - Vera Lynn
  • 8. I Fell In Love With An Airman - Tessie OShea
  • 9. Cheek To Cheek - Fred Astaire
  • 10. Bless Em All - Billy Cotton & His Band
  • 11. He Wears A Pair Of Silver Wings - Kay Kayser
  • 12. You’re A Sweet Little Headache - Bing Crosby
  • 13. Be Careful It’s My Heart - Frank Sinatra
  • 14. Practice Makes Perfect - Bob Chester, Al Stuart
  • 15. I’ll Get By - Harry James
  • 16. There I’ve Said It Again - Vaughn Monroe
  • 17. Shhh, It’s A Military Secret - Glenn Miller
  • 18. Love Is The Sweetest Thing - Henry Hall
  • 19. I Can’t Believe That You’re In Love With Me - Helen Forrest
  • 20. Temptation - Bing Crosby
  • 21. (Why Couldn’t It Last) Last Night - Glenn Miller, Ray Eberle
  • 22. I Could Write A Book Eddy - Duchin, Tony Leonard
  • 23. I Guess I’ll Have To Dream The Rest - Glenn Miller
  • 24. I Can’t Stand Losing You - Ink Spots
  • 25. People Will Say We’re In Love - Bing Crosby & Trudy Erwin
  • 26. 11 60 P.M. - Harry James, Kitty Kallen
  • 27. Kiss Me Goodnight, Sergeant Major - Arthur Askey
  • 28. The Way You Look Tonight - Billie Holiday
  • 29. Call Me Irresponsible - Bobby Darin
  • 30. I Can’t Give You Anything But Love, Baby - Doris Day
  • 31. Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered - Ella Fitzgerald
  • 32. I’ve Got You Under My Skin - Frank Sinatra
  • 33. I Know Why (And So Do You) - Glenn Miller
  • 34. Someone To Watch Over Me - Helen Forrest
  • 35. If I Didn’t Care - Ink Spots
  • 36. Lets Misbehave - Irving Aaronson
  • 37. It Can’t Be Wrong - Dick Haymes & The Song Spinners
  • 38. Little Things Mean A Lot - Kitty Kallen
  • 39. For Sentimental Reasons - Nat King Cole
  • 40. Mr. Wonderful - Peggy Lee
  • 41. I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) - Peggy Lee, Benny Goodman
  • 42. They Cant Black Out The Moon - Sam Browne
  • 43. You Always Hurt The One You Love - The Mills Brothers
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Arab Legionnaires guard the landing ground at H4 pumping station on the Iraq Petroleum Company pipeline in Transjordan, as Gloster Gladiators of No. 94 Squadron RAF Detachment refuel during their journey from Ismailia, Egypt, to reinforce the besieged garrison at Habbaniyah, Iraq. On arrival at Habbaniyah these aircraft formed No. 1 Flight of ‘A’ Squadron for operations against the Iraqi rebels.

Sea Harrier XZ 499 of No 800 Naval Air Squadron takes off from the aircraft carrier HMS Hermes for Combat Air Patrol. The two aircraft on either side are GR 3 Harriers of No 1 (F) Squadron RAF. HMS Hermes was the Flagship of the British Task Force.

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Did anyone else notice that when Ford was trying to defeat Bill HE ENDED UP DESTROYING A PINE TREE?!?!?!??!?!?!?!?!?! FORESHADOW MUCH?????!!!