The Thud: F-105s Did the Dirty Jobs and Took Crippling Losses
The F-105 served for 27 years and changed the way the Air Force thought about supersonic bombers. On February 25th 1984, the Air Force Reserve’s 466th Tactical Fighter Squadron, a part of the 508th Tactical Fighter Wing, made the last operational fight of the Republic F-105D Thunderchief or Thud. The flight occurred 19 years nearly […] More