29 January 1991 – An American F-15C shot down an IRAF MiG-23 fleeing to Iran with an AIM-7 missile. “During the Air War over Iraq, the mighty Eagle proved to be a very robust airframe, bringing back its pilots after suffering serious damages. After the first ten days of the first Gulf Air War, to
Charles Blair Hennessey
Preferred Name: C. Blair
Date of Birth: August 4, 1931
Highest Military Grade: 0-6 – Colonel
C. Blair Hennessey flew the F-100 from 1957-1961 with the 80th Fighter-Bomber Squadron/8th Fighter-Bomber Wing out of Itazuke AB, and from 1961-1964 with the 356th Tactical Fighter Squadron/354th Tactical Fighter Wing, Myrtle Beach AFB, SC.