30 Mar '12, 5pm

Chilling Audio: B-52s Being Shot at Over Hanoi | Defense Tech: via @AddThis

Chilling Audio: B-52s Being Shot at Over Hanoi | Defense Tech: via @AddThis

Most loses to BUFFs over North Vietnam came early in the campaign 3 reasons. Due to fear over NVA AAA B-52s flew at very high altitude and where in range of the SA-2s the NVA had. The USAF had a disastrous plan to have the bombers turn right after there bomb release and this broke apart the ECM protection the bombers in formation had together and most B-52 losses where to this. the Air Force soon changed this and allowed the bomber to fly out to the Gulf of Tonkin to turn and loses lowered dramatically. Most B-52s used where B-52Ds older models while newer Gs where used in smaller numbers the G did far better in protection and survivability over the North than the older Ds did. The coolest fact though that the NVAF MiG-21s once thought to be the biggest threat to BUFFs over Vietnam where only able to Kill 1-2 B-52s and B-52s tail gunners shot down 3 MiG-21s making a favora...

Full article: http://defensetech.org/2012/03/30/chilling-audio-b-52s-sh...

Tweets

Top Ruby Article: Double Shot #848:

afreshcup.com 30 Mar '12, 11am

Friday, March 30, 2012 at 6:10AM Ending the week with a bang. Rails 3,2,3rc2 has been released! - Not too many changes her...

Sunset in Hanoi, #Vietnam #travel #photo #ttot #photography

Sunset in Hanoi, #Vietnam #travel #photo #ttot ...

blog.malaysia-asia.my 28 Mar '12, 4am

According to the locals, it is very rare that you get to see the full sun in it's orange color therefore I was very lucky ...

dream street

dream street

fashiontoast.com 05 Apr '12, 8am

About to become joyously over-blogged by yours truly: Lover’s Serpent dress and my Isabel Marant Zora wedges . Absolute WT...

Folks, AOSHQ had an audio expert clear up the Z...

ace.mu.nu 05 Apr '12, 3pm

« Oprah Cancels Rosie O'Donnell's Show Due To Poor Ratings; Slashes 20% Of Force at OWN Network, Also Due To Poor Ratings:...

The links, c'est moi:

afreshcup.com 04 Apr '12, 10am

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 5:21AM Enjoying a blast of high-intensity light. Pixen - I needed a simple OS X image editor t...

A Fresh Cup:Double Shot #852

afreshcup.com 05 Apr '12, 11am

is Mike Gunderloy's software development weblog, covering Ruby on Rails and whatever else I find interesting in the univer...

This Day In Sneaker History: Michael Jordan's Game-Winning Shot in '82 NCAA Final

This Day In Sneaker History: Michael Jordan's G...

nicekicks.com 29 Mar '12, 7pm

March 29, 1982, will forever be marked as the day “A Star Was Born.” 19 year-old Freshman guard, Michael Jordan nailed the...

A Fresh Cup:Double Shot #853

afreshcup.com 06 Apr '12, 10am

Friday, April 6, 2012 at 5:28AM End of the week? Hooray! Schnitzelpress 0.2.0 - New release of this blogging engine is eve...

Top Ruby Article: Double Shot #847:

afreshcup.com 29 Mar '12, 9am

is Mike Gunderloy's software development weblog, covering Ruby on Rails and whatever else I find interesting in the univer...

Outsourcing industry needs shot in arm - omg Tech News: By JO TIMBUONG COME JOIN US: Wong addressing attendees a...

Outsourcing industry needs shot in arm - omg Te...

sfluxe.com 31 Mar '12, 4am

Published: Friday March 30, 2012 MYT 4:05:00 PM Updated: Friday March 30, 2012 MYT 4:06:43 PM By JO TIMBUONG bytz@ COME JO...