Heard of when Colombia’s Cali Cartel planned to take out Pablo Escobar…with an air strike! And they came kind of close to pulling it off!
Playlist - Oddball Military History
The Pearl Harbor Aviation Museum is asking for help to restore a PBY Catalina flying boat for display at Ford Island, Hawaii.
After my piece on the XP-47J caused a bit of a row, I thought I’d dig into the origins of the “Jug” nickname. I was surprised by what I found…
Americans celebrate July 4th with gusto. But few can match the efforts of one young Marine…who stole an A-4 Skyhawk for a joy ride.
You’d think it wouldn’t need saying – don’t put artillery projectiles up your bum -but apparently, as a recent case has demonstrated, it does!
A totally serious investigation of the alleged massacre of US personnel by an unknown entity on a transport flight over the Pacific in 1939. Honest.
The Pledge of Allegiance is a key part of American culture. But it has a rather interesting and surprising history.
A gamer upset with the modelling on the Challenger 2 tank in War Thunder decided to help improve it…by posting classified info online!
With the release of the preliminary report by the Unidentified Aerial Phenomenon Task Force, now seems a good time to start asking questions.
In 1977 the British Army was called in to deal with a vicious monster. Despite armour support and sappers, they failed to dispatch to beast.