"NIGHT INTERCEPT"F-4J Phantom of VF-103 "Sluggers" shortly before scoring the Navys first and only night MIG Kill. on Aug. 10th, 1972, Lt Cdr Robert E. Tucker , Jr and Lt(jg) Stanley B. Edens fired two AIM-7E Sparrows at a MIG-21 while performing MIGCAP during an Alphastrike. The first and only Phantom crews in the US NAVY to claim a night kill.
Imperial Japanese Army . 大日本帝国陸軍航空第一飛行戦隊On the evening of 26 June 1939 Sgt Maj Mitsuyoshi Tarui and Cpl Shinji Arai on their Ki-27 were bounced by a large force of I-16 fighters, but quickly managed to turn the tables. With the help of Lt Fujio Honma who came to their rescue, they amnaged to shoot down two aircraft each before making their escape unharmed.
"SHEPHERDS" UNITED STATES AIR FORCE (USAAF WW2)P-51D Mustangs of the 369th FS/359th FG escort B-17G Flying Fortress bombers of the 418th BS/100th BG on their homeward journey after another raid on Germany."Wild Will" is a P-51D flown by Lt. Col. James W. Parsons. "Michigan Mauler" is a P-51K flown by Lt. Warner C. Jennings.