Original Top Gun Dale "Snort" Snodgrass flew for the movie, and has flown >4800 hours in the F14 Tomcat. This photo: "Lets Buzz the Tower", was snapped during a 1988 airshow as he whipped his jet past the USS America. This is a popular post.
Pre-delivery photograph of the first F-14A built for Iran, taken during a test flight. This aircraft was re-serialled as 3–6001 immediately upon delivery to Iran in January 1976. Northrop-Grumman photo