Falcon Real Name: Samuel Wilson Affiliation: Avengers, S.H.I.E.L.D. Powers/Abilities/Skills: Telepathic link to birds, flight, peak human conditioning, high tech gadgets. Short Bio: After a brief brainwashing at the hands of Red Skull, Sam Wilson was freed by Captain America. Grateful for the rescue, Sam decided to become Cap's sidekick, going by the nom de guerre Falcon. Loyal, hardworking, and tough, Falcon has proven to be a powerful ally for Captain America and the forces of good around the world.