A couple odds and ends

We mentioned USS Coronado firing a SeaRAM missile for the first time. We’re unimpressed, but the video is at least cool.

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MuRxtVEclT8?feature=player_embedded]

We’ve long known the US Army used to operate a couple of P-51 Mustangs in a variety of roles. What we don’t recall is that they tested 106mm recoilless rifles mounted on the wingtips!

Mustang RR