After more than thirty years of service as one of the Navy's top aviators, Pete Mitchell is where he belongs, pushing the envelope as a courageous test pilot and dodging the advancement in rank that would ground him.
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The World War II P-51 Mustang seen in this movie is actually Tom Cruise
's own airplane, him being an accomplished pilot in real life. See more
The end is inevitable, Maverick. Your kind is headed for extinction.
Maybe so, sir. But not today.