This Video Proves the A-6 Intruder Was One Tough Strike Jet
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Dario Leone

Security, Americas

Time for a comeback?

Composed by a former A-6 crew member (who spent many happy flight hours with the aircraft), the nostalgic, cool video in this post reminds us that the Intruder was a no-nonsense, payload carrying, bomb droppin’, butt kickin’ machine.

The Grumman A-6 Intruder was the ‘Main Battery’ of carrier aviation throughout the Vietnam War, and it remained in service with the US Navy and US Marine Corps (USMC) until 1996.

It represented the most capable...

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