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Robert F. Dorr

Robert F. Dorr is an author, U.S. Air Force veteran, and retired American diplomat who has contributed articles to Faircount Media Group since 1997. He writes a weekly opinion column for Air Force Times and a monthly feature for Aerospace America. He is the author of 75 books and about 10,000 magazine articles, mostly on aviation and military history.

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Vought F6U Pirate

The F6U Pirate fighter arrived at a critical juncture in naval aviation history, the time when propeller-driven warplanes were beginning …

The Rescue of Vega 31

When the Air Force’s F-117 stealth fighter, the supersecret “Black Jet,” was shot down by a Serbian surface-to-air missile on …