Friday, April 18, 2008

Indy Transponder 17-April 2305z

Fly in a B-17 Bomber this weekend! -, CO
If you ever wondered what it would be like to fly in a Bomber, you're in luck. The "Liberty Belle," a newly restored World War II B-17 Bomber will take to ...

Getting Ready for Take Off - Central Illinois Proud, IL
Some of the features will include the Golden Knights sky diving team, and Skip Stewart, the world renowned aerobatic performer. The A-10 Warthog Jet, ...

Air Show Rolls into Peoria - WEEK-TV, IL
Major John Klatt with the Air National Guard took News 25's Emily West for a spin today... showing her a few of his moves. Klatt returns to Peoria hoping to ...

Podcast: Uncontrolled Airspace #77 "Waffles"
from Uncontrolled Airspace: General Aviation Podcast
On Location from Sun 'n Fun 2008. Guests: John Burton, Ric Reynolds, Dan Johnson, and some UCAP listeners. The second of two episodes recorded (and aired live!) from the deck of Sun 'n Fun Radio in Lakeland Florida. All this and more on Uncontrolled Airspace, Episode #77 "Waffles"

One-of-a-Kind Restored Boeing 40 Flying To AirVenture
from News from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
EAA AirVenture 2008 attendees will have an opportunity to view an airplane that's been resurrected after 80 years, and a aircraft model that has not graced the sky for 65 years, when a fully restored Boeing 40C arrives at Wittman Regional Airport for the annual summer gathering.

EAA Plays Prominent Role In Public Enemies
from EAA - The Experimental Aircraft Association
People who live outside the Oshkosh area may not be aware of the "buzz" that's been happening around here the past couple of weeks, but EAA's hometown has been in the throes of movie mania. Its downtown and Wittman Regional Airport have been serving as locations for the feature film Public Enemies, starring Johnny Depp and set for release in July 2009.

Scott Crossfield Foundation Formed to Support Aerospace Education - from EAA - The Experimental Aircraft Association
Establishment of the Scott Crossfield Foundation, announced this week, will continue and expand upon the lifelong work of the legendary aviator.

Pentagon selling aviation history - bit by bit - Guardian, UK
... April 17 (Reuters) - From the Cold War to the space race, from Vietnam to Iraq, the US military is selling bits and pieces of its aviation history. ...

Did one of Snow White's dwarfs sink off Malta? - Times of Malta, Malta
"In the case of the Liberator, they did not need any message because the aeroplane practically grazed the roof of their depot as it flew out to sea when the ...

Yushchenko suggests restoring Ukrainian Falcons - UNIAN News Agency, Ukraine
In his letter President drew Prime Minister’s attention to situation with the aerobatic demonstration team the Ukrainian Falcons. “I believe that disbanding ...

Night flashes in Kokomo likely were meteorites - Journal and Courier, IN
Authorities at Grissom Air Reserve Base near Kokomo and Indianapolis International Airport told police they had no aircraft missing, the Kokomo Tribune ...

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