Robin Olds

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Col Robin Olds, the triple ace USAF fighter pilot, with a combined 16 victories in WWII and Vietnam. Olds was particularly mentioned in regard to an "old pirate" handlebar mustache he sported throughout his Vietnam deployment. He died in

Col. Robin Olds. Triple ace with 12 kills in WWll and four in vietnam. One of the best fighter pilots that has ever flown.

Colonel Robin Olds shot down a interceptor with this McDonnell Phantom II, (U. Air Force) Brigadier General Robin Olds, United Stat Fighter Pilot, Fighter Aircraft, Air Fighter, Fighter Jets, Us Military Aircraft, Military Jets, Robin Olds, F4 Phantom, Aircraft Pictures

2 January 1967 - This Day in Aviation

2 January 1967: This painting, MiG Sweep, by aviation artist Keith Ferris, depicts “Olds 01” during OPERATION BOLO. The twin-engine all-weather jet fighter, a McDonnell F-4C -21-MC Phantom II, serial number 63-7680, was flown by Colonel Robin Olds, USAF, with First Lieutenant Charles C. Clifton, USAF, as the Weapons System Operator. The Phantom is shown … Continue reading 2 January 1967 →

Colonel Robin Olds shot down a interceptor with this McDonnell Phantom II, (U. Air Force) Brigadier General Robin Olds, United Stat Fighter Pilot, Fighter Aircraft, Air Fighter, Fighter Jets, Us Military Aircraft, Military Jets, Robin Olds, F4 Phantom, Aircraft Pictures

2 January 1967 - This Day in Aviation

2 January 1967: This painting, MiG Sweep, by aviation artist Keith Ferris, depicts “Olds 01” during OPERATION BOLO. The twin-engine all-weather jet fighter, a McDonnell F-4C -21-MC Phantom II, serial number 63-7680, was flown by Colonel Robin Olds, USAF, with First Lieutenant Charles C. Clifton, USAF, as the Weapons System Operator. The Phantom is shown … Continue reading 2 January 1967 →

 Robin Olds was a World War II fighter ace who became an aviation legend by commanding the Air Force wing that shot down seven MIGs over North Vietnam in the biggest air battle of the Vietnam War.

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Robin Olds after his 100th mission over Vietnam.

Col Robin Olds & Col. Robin Olds. Triple ace with 12 kills in WWll and four in vietnam. Col Robin Olds & Col. Robin Olds. Triple ace with 12 kills in WWll and four in vietnam. Aviation Theme, Aviation Art, North Vietnam, Vietnam War, Air Vietnam, Vietnam Veterans, Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Fighter Pilot

Col. Robin Olds with his F-4C SCAT XXVII, which is on display at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. Olds named all his aircraft after his West Point roommate Scat Davis, who could not become a military pilot due to poor eyesight. (U.S. Air Force photo).

 Robin Olds, WWII and Vietnam fighter ace sporting his famous non-regulation mustache.

General Robin Olds, United States Air Force, a fighter pilot and triple ace.Brigadier General Robin Olds, United States Air Force, a fighter pilot and triple ace.

This Day in Aviation - Page 2 of 306 - Important Dates in Aviation History

This Day in Aviation - Important Dates in Aviation History

The only privately owned (Collings Foundation) Phantom currently painted in the colors of the jet flown by Robin Olds during Operation Bolo, Phantom II, is being flown by Ret. Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Fighter Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Air Fighter, Fighter Pilot, Robin Olds, Jas 39 Gripen, Jets

The only privately owned (Collings Foundation) F-4 Phantom currently painted in the colors of FP-680 (AF63-7680), the jet flown by Robin Olds during Operation Bolo, F-4D Phantom II, AF65-0749 is being flown by Ret. LtCol. Jerry 'Jive' Kirby

Data shows that American fighter planes performed poorly vs. the enemy early in the war—or does it? Fighter Pilot, Fighter Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Vietnam History, Vietnam War Photos, Military Jets, Military Aircraft, Robin Olds, F4 Phantom

Col. Robin Olds painting a victory star on the McDonnell F-4 "Phantom II" he was flying on May 4, 1967, when he shot down a MiG-21.

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Operation Bolo, 2 Jan 1967 ~ Led by ace Colonel Robin Olds ~ analysts in… North Vietnam, Vietnam War, Fighter Pilot, Fighter Jets, Robin Olds, First Indochina War, American Fighter, Mystery Of History, Us Air Force

Operation Bolo - Planned and led by Robin Olds

Aerial ambush of Vietnamese MiGs on 2 Jan 1967, Operation Bolo; the USAF F-4 Phantoms downed 7 MiGs in one day.

The widely anticipated memoir of legendary ace and Cold Warrior American fighter pilot, Robin Olds The widely anticipated memoi. Fighter Pilot, Fighter Aircraft, Fighter Jets, Aviation Theme, Aviation Art, Vietnam History, Vietnam War, Robin Olds, Plane Photos

Cold War Veterans Blog

The widely anticipated memoir of legendary ace and Cold Warrior American fighter pilot, Robin Olds The widely anticipated memoi...

An poster sized print, approx (other products available) - Olds, Robin, Major USAAF in his - Image supplied by Mary Evans Prints Online - Poster printed in the USA Gi Joe, Robin Olds, Aviation Theme, F-14 Tomcat, Flying Ace, P51 Mustang, Aircraft Photos, Ww2 Planes, Fighter Pilot

Maj. Robin Olds, 434th Fighter Squadron commander, in the cockpit of one of his P-51Ds. (U.S. Air Force photo)

Colonal Robin Olds Veitnam War 1966 North Korea

Robin Olds (fighter pilot)