The year is 1954. The war in Korea has just ended and the superpowers stand by each side of the border. The peace in Europe is fragile and the cold war is imminent. At F8 - Air Force Base, the yellow squadron stand ready with its J29 fighters. Written by
Did You Know?
Near the end of the movie, the rear part of a J29 is seen burning after a crash-landing. This tail was from an aircraft that had been involved in a fatal accident at the airfield where most of the film was made. See more
In a scene a squadron of J29's make a practice-attack with air to ground rockets. The problem is, that the planes have no rockets under their wings in all shots leading up to the rocket-firing shot. See more
"Crusaders of Freedom"
Music by Frank Tapp (as Graeme Stuart) See more