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Slightly out of order, but I just came across these links and really felt they should be first - Added 17 Aug 2011 - Tim Bruce

Flickr - Official Air Force Photostream - http:/./www.flickr.com/photos/usairforce/

Flickr - Official Navy Photostream (not just aircraft, unfortunately) - http://www.flickr.com/photos/usnavy/

 

Airbus lands with no instruments / smoke in New Orleans (5 April 2011 from Yahoo):

    http://news.yahoo.com/video/politics-15749652/jet-makes-blind-landing-in-new-orleans-24793997 - Yahoo link now missing (24 May 2011)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y0gp85Zxkqo (Added to replace Yahoo link on 24 May 2011).

 

A pilot who joked through an Emergency landing (5 April 2011 from Yahoo):

    http://gawker.com/#!5789363/listen-to-the-pilot-who-joked-through-an-emergency-landing

 

The Scariest Flight Ever Seen

    http://gizmodo.com/5800701/this-is-the-scariest-flight-ive-ever-seen

 

747 Aircraft aborts take-off (with deliberatly worn brakes to test the braking). - Added 18 May 2011

http://gizmodo.com/5803096/this-is-what-happens-when-a-one+million+pound-boeing-747-aborts-a-take-off

 

Military Boeing 707 Crashes on Take-off at Point Magu - Added 18 May 2011

http://gizmodo.com/5803346/military-boeing-707-crashed-in-point-mugu-california

 

Landing Helicopters at Sea just horribly wrong - Added 24 May 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://gizmodo.com/5804583/landing-an-helicopter-at-sea-seems-horribly-hard/gallery/

 

P-51 Mustang collides with a A-1 Skyrider over England - Added 11 July 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://gizmodo.com/5820005/p+51-mustang-collides-and-crashes-over-england

 

F35 Launch from a catapult (simulation from a runway) - Added 28 July 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://gizmodo.com/5825544/watch-the-screaming-first-ever-catapult-launch-of-the-killer-f+35

 

Visualized: Boeing 747-8 makes its longest flight to date, writes name in the sky - Added 03 Aug 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://www.engadget.com/2011/08/04/visualized-boeing-747-8-makes-its-longest-flight-to-date-write/

 

Video from a drone crashing into a AC-130 in Afghanistan - Added 17 Aug 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://gizmodo.com/5831849/heres-what-it-looks-like-when-a-drone-crashes-into-a-c+130

 

Video / photos of a pilot ditching his twin engine aircraft at sea. - Added 09 Oct 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://gizmodo.com/5848024/watch-a-pilot-cooly-calmly-ditch-his-plane-in-the-pacific-ocean

 

Video / Article of a Boeing 767 Landing with no gear in Poland - Added 01 Nov 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://gizmodo.com/5855278/video-of-boeing-767-belly-landing-perfectly++no-injuries-or-casualties

 

Line-up of 17 F-16s prior to Take-off  - Added 10 Dec 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://gizmodo.com/5866971/you-have-never-seen-so-many-f+16-lined-up-in-your-life

 

Sorry about the ad at the beginning, but a Cool 2 minutes of the Air Force's Aircraft - Added 14 Dec 2011 - Tim Bruce

http://gizmodo.com/5868195/the-mighty-united-states-air-force-summarized-in-two-minutes

 

Aircraft landing at Newark, NJ on Runway 22L.

     http://gma.yahoo.com/video/news-26797925/emergency-landing-in-newark-plane-lands-on-belly-28449209.html

 

Remote Controlled SR-71 Model. (Added 01 Apr 2012 - Tim Bruce)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch_popup?v=SDbQ5xvsrIU

 

Low Pass by a B-52...EXTREMELY Low Pass (Added 01 Apr 2012 - Tim Bruce)

    http://gizmodo.com/5893585/is-this-insane-low-pass-flyby-the-craziest-thing-youre-going-to-see-today-most-probably-yes

 

B-52 Mission out of Barksdale.  10 minutes.  (Added 25 June 2012 - Tim Bruce)

    http://gizmodo.com/5920895/watch-an-entire-b+52-stratofortress-mission-in-ten-minutes

 

Twisted 767 Fuselage on Landing (Added 25 June 2012 - Tim Bruce)

    http://gizmodo.com/5920192/this-airplanes-landing-was-so-violent-that-it-twisted-its-fuselage

 

SR-71 Stories.  (Make sure you click on the links in the comments section to some additional and very cool stories) (Added 28 Jun 2012 - Tim Bruce)

    http://www.reddit.com/r/aviation/comments/vouxj/this_sr71_holds_the_flight_airspeed_record_at/c56rwsn

 

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