Hosting the Testers

Naval Base Ventura County had the sound of afterburners again when they played host to two squadrons from NAWS China Lake in February 2014. All images copyright of Alan Kenny. NAS Point Mugu used to be home to Air Test and Evaluation Squadron Four (VX-4) and VX-5 until the Tomcat was retired in 1994. Since then, the […]

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The Last Growl

On Wednesday 31st August 2016, the final RAF Jaguars made their last movements under power. Turn ‘n’ Burn‘s Alan Kenny was there to witness history. The RAF and 54(F) Squadron first received the SEPECAT Jaguar back in 1974. The cat was initially going to be an advanced jet trainer, but lack of strike aircraft meant that it was […]

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