T.I.N.S. TALES           

FLASHES OF FLYING!   The difference between War Stories and Fairy Tales is:  Fairy Tales begin with "Once upon a time" while war stories begin with "This is no sh..." 

SELECT A TITLE AND READ THE STORY.  *Indicates Vietnam

"HIGH FLIGHT"--John Gillespie Magee, Jr.

1. Trader Jon's

2. Rebel Yell and NAVCAD Liberty

3. Bloody Barin

4  High Flying at NAAS Edenton, NC- Skyraider Flying.

5  Skyraider FCLP Accident Into MOREST-Horse Lowery, LSO.

6. VMA-211 A-1 New Bern Fly-By Accident 1956.

7.  North Carolina UFO.

8.  No Outstanding Lieutenants

9.  Skyhawks on the Intrepid--VMA-211

10.  Bad Day at Koon Ni, Korea.

11. Dead Stick Landing Fitzgerald, GA--VT-3 1961 

12.  MCAS Beaufort, SC-Introduction to Crusaders.

13.  VMF(AW) 451 Warlords-1000 MPH Pin.

14.  USS Saratoga, CVA 60-Welcome Aboard!

15.  Rum Goodies and Terror-VMF(AW)451 on The Sara.

16. The Squirrel Cage-Air to Air Gunnery.

17.  Highboy V-Non-Stop Trans-Atlantic Flight in VMF(AW)451.

18.  USS Shangri La, CVS 38-VMF(AW)451 Sends Shang to Dry Dock.

19.  Guantanamo Bay, Cuba-VMF(AW)451 Hotpad Duty 1963-64.

20. Almeria, Spain-Operation Steel Pike-451 Trans-Lant and SATS.

21. Welcome to Parris Island, SC.

22. Fissure of the Anus

23. Parris Island Marine

24. Parris Island Close Air Support

25. Steve Szabolcs, United States Marine.

26. Ask and Tell

27. Parades and Bladders

28. Marksmanship Training-Parris Island

29. Platoon 285, 1965--Parris Island

30. Duck Hunting With Sport At Parris Island

31. Battle of Torii Shima-VMF(AW)235 People to Pieces Training.

32. Da Nang Air Base, South Vietnam-Death Angels in 1967.  *

33. Delta Six Charlie-2000 lb GP Bomb With Chemical Fuse.  *

34. Mandatory Missions-Death Angels Night Scramble to An Hoa.  *

35. A Shau Valley-235 Night Armed Reconnaissance Mission.  *

36. Trees and Sams-Trees in the Open and Hotpad Scramble to DMZ.  *

37. Lessons Learned-Laotian Highway Patrol TACA Check Ride.  *

38. Charlie Cronkrite-"And He'll Never Fly Home Again!"  *

39. MAG-11 Compound-Hobo Camp or Fighter Pilot Paradise.  *

40. Last Flight North-Four Plane Flight to North Vietnam.  *

41. The Beaver  *

42. Rocket City, Da Nang, South Vietnam.  *

43. Operation Beacon Torch  *

44. Force Recon Escape--Close Air Support.  *

45. Night Infamy and Folded Wings  *

46. The Ides of March--A Da Nang Tragedy  *

47. Escort in A Shau--Emergency Diverts  *

48. Accident or Sabotage-Da Nang 1967   *

49. Dutch DeJong in Combat-Death Angels 1967  *

50. Taboos and Superstition  *

51. Bottle to Throttle and a Fighter Pilot's Breakfast.  *

52. The CVA-43 USS Coral Sea Close Call.  *

53. Black Sheep Test Hop

54. VMA-214 Blacksheep Amphibious Landing Air Support

55. Helicopter Transition HMMT 301 and HMM 161 in 1971.

56. Hawks of VMA(AW)533-Naha, Okinawa and Iwakuni, Japan.

57. Riots at MCAS Iwakuni, Japan, January 1, 1972.

58. Captain Leonard Robertson US Marine Corps  *

59. First Lieutenant Joseph William McDonald US Marine Corps   *

60. Brown Dog  *

61. Last Arrested Landing El Toro--Foam Landing North Island.

62. Hap Halloran Hero.

63. Gunny Bush, Marine, Warrior, Patriot.

64. Silverhill by Bob Lawrence

65. May 16, 1967 NVA Shoot Down of Mike Carson & Bud Haye  *

66. Happy Hour Stories by Lou Pritchett  *

67 Sea Service Logs by Dirck Praeger  *

68. Orange County Flying Samaritans-Accident at El Arco, Baja Calif.

69. Home-built Aircraft Testing

70. Old Greyback--Aircraft Magnet

71. USS Boxer Rescues Cuban Children 1969

72. Invader Havoc with Bob Mosley USAF*

73. Royce Williams-MIG Killer Fighter Pilot

74. Bob Ballantyne-Marine

75.  Colonel Joseph Kittinger USAF*

76.  Colonel James A. Ruffer USAF*

77.  Jim Schwartz, Marine HAC 1968

78.  Jack Ruffer, Marine Sea Stories*

79.  Ron Knott, USN Fighter Pilot

80. VMA-214 Blacksheep History

81. Marius Burke Major USMCR & Air America Pilot

82.   Lt. Vincent R. Capodanno, Jr. USNR Medal of Honor*

83.   Carrier Night Qualifications in the F8E Crusader.

84.   USS Coral Sea (CVA-43) Duty and Liberty 1960-1961.

85.   What Happened to Captain Harley Hall US Navy

86.  J.D. Wetterling-Warrior for God and Country.