Navy F-4.  By December of 1972, the last month of any significant action over North Vietnam by American pilots, the Navy had shot down 24 MiGs in air-to-air combat, while losing only 2 fighters to MiGs.

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Randy Cunningham describes 1972 shooting down MiG over Vietnam - and his future

Among the few Navy fighter pilots still around with actual combat experience

Randy Cunningham taxied the F-4 Phantom onto the catapult aboard the USS Constellation, and both he and Bill Driscoll, the radar intercept officer in the back seat, turned to look at the spinning fingers of ...

Duke Cunningham's dogfight with MiGs over North Vietnam

An extraordinarily long and complex aerial chess match

Randy Cunningham taxied the F-4 Phantom onto the catapult aboard the USS Constellation, and both he and Bill Driscoll, the radar intercept officer in the back seat, turned to look at the spinning fingers of ...

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