So, people seemed to really like last week’s Tomcat Tuesday… We suspected they might! We all love – and miss – seeing this charismatic beast thundering through the skies, so we thought we would bring you a few more beautiful US Navy images of the Tomcat and her crews and maintainers in action. We did also here from a number of people who worked in, on, or around the mighty F-14, and hope more of you write in with some of your own stories too. We look forwards to hearing from you! In the meantime, here is the second selection of images and captions for your enjoyment!
Don’t forget to tune in to WarbirdsNews next Tuesday morning for the next episode of Tomcat Tuesday! We’ll probably to do this for a couple more weeks, then space issues a little further apart so as not to overdo things… mind you, there can never be too many Tomcats, can there?
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