Friday, June 27, 2008

Indy Transponder 27-June 0950z

Wild blue yonder beckons pilots National Post
I was at the Arrow's rollout because my father was in the Royal Canadian Air Force and my mother and I attended the event.

The Red Arrows have flown over New York City for the first time in their history. Ten aircraft from the aerobatic team made their way over from their base ...

Red Arrows' first New York display The Press Association
The world-famous RAF aerobatic team flew over central Manhattan and performed a fly-by of the Statue of Liberty as they swept over New York Harbour on ...

Those planes doing rolls, loops and spins over Cape May are just ... Press of Atlantic City, NJ
It’s all part of an aerobatic flying competition making it’s first-ever appearance here. The 2008 Wildwoods Acroblast Aerobatic Competition features ...

Women’s Air Race ends in Mansfield with celebration Enterprise News, MA
The first female pilots to complete this year’s Women’s Air Race Classic are expected to begin landing this afternoon at Mansfield Municipal Airport, ...

Air show is a favorite of performers Providence Journal, RI
... an Army jump team, and Colleen Tucker, far right, wife of stunt pilot Sean Tucker, enjoy Rhode Island hospitality last night at the home of Col. ...

Author : Rocket Racing League; EAA Earthtimes (press release), UK
OSHKOSH, Wis. , June 26 -- EAA AVIATION CENTER -- The Rocket Racing League is moving ahead with its plans to have a major presence at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh ...

Rocket Racing League to Unveil Competition Aircraft, More at AirVenture from News from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
The Rocket Racing League is moving ahead with its plans to have a major presence at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, “The World’s Greatest Aviation Celebration,” with the unveiling of its competition aircraft, flight demonstrations and special presentations during the weeklong event.

Media Advisory: Canadian Military Aircraft at Air Show Ottawa Market Wire (press release)
"Our Air Force men and women are honoured by the themes of this year's air show," said Commander of Air Command and Chief of Air Staff Lieutenant-General ...

Lake in the Sky Air Show soars Saturday Tahoe Daily Tribune
The Lake in the Sky Air Show reaches new heights Saturday, June 27, at the Lake Tahoe Airport. “We really have a big lineup,” airport director Rick Jenkins said of the 19th annual event.

City stars could turn Fiesta Bowl into an air show Los Angeles Wave Newspapers
JUN.08 One thing is almost certain regarding Saturday’s LA Army Strong Fiesta Bowl High School All-Star Game - the football is going to be in the air. At least that figures to be the case for the City Section in the City vs.

Snowbirds fly over Goderich Bayshore Broadcasting News Centre, Canada
The beach in Goderich was packed with thousands on-lookers who gathered for the Canadian Forces' Snowbirds. Their precision jet aerobatic team carved hearts ...

Military tribute Saturday at Padres game San Diego Union Tribune, United States
The tribute also will include Navy Leap Frogs parachuting into Petco Park and a fly-by of four Navy F-18 fighter jets.

Geraldo jumps into war’s media coverage, NC
On Wednesday morning before the jump, he toured the Golden Knights Museum on Fort Bragg. Rivera said he had been planning the jump for about two weeks, ...

Upside-down over the ocean: a reporter learns how to fly Boston Globe, United States
By Maddie Hanna, Globe Correspondent A thousand feet above the Atlantic, John Klatt decides he's going to test how tight my harness is. Our plane flips. ...

Pioneering member of Tuskegee Airman dies at 87 The Associated Press
"He was not just a part of American history; he helped to make it," museum founder Nick Snider said Thursday. Dryden's 21-year military career included combat missions in Korea and assignments in Japan, Germany and US bases.

Win Air Tattoo 2008 tickets, UK
Win a pair of tickets to the Royal International Air Tattoo 2008 at RAF Fairford this July, in’s high-flying competition. ...

Military buffs revisit history in Northwest Florida's Air Force ... Splash, FL
There are over 25 different aircraft that have found a home at the Air Force Armament Museum including an AC-130, B-17, B-25, B-52, P-51, A-10, F-15, F-16, ...

Airport open house and car show kicks off Kennebunk-Kennebunkport Post, ME
Air show performers include Manfred Radius, Rob Holland and three Red Star Rally pilots, McDougal said. He suggested people bring lawn chairs so they can ...

26 aircraft for Air Rally of Malta this weekend (Times of Malta) A total of 26 light aircraft from seven European countries will be taking part in the International Air Rally of Malta this weekend.

Tiger Meet 2008 from Military Photos by Galileo
First images of the Tiger meet 2008 in France, here the official 11F Tm2008 website with a good galery of images

Wolverley's war role marked Kidderminster Shuttle, UK
That will be preceded at 1.45pm by a flypast over the village by Hurricane and Spitfire planes. A parade of dignitaries, including a representative of the ...

Air Force Link Top Stories by (Staff Sgt. Julie Weckerlein )
For 50 years, Dub Southers recalled the grueling hours he worked at an air base in northern Germany at the start of the Berlin Airlift, not the historical significance of what he helped achieve as a flight engineer and crew chief. He remembered well the stacks of coal being shipped in from local coal fields, the 196 missions he flew over Berlin and being a 20-year-old Air Force staff sergeant keeping the C-54 Skymaster aircraft flying. "Coal was our basic cargo," said Mr. Southers, 81, of Texas. "Occasionally, we flew flour, but I can't recall anything other than coal."

South Bend Regional Airport Upset About Study from Headlines - Inside INdiana Business with Gerry Dick
South Bend Regional Airport Executive Director John Shalliol is upset with the recent report identifying three Indiana airports that could lose service as major airlines deal with rising fuel prices and other financial difficulties. Shalliol questions how the information was gathered by the Pennsylvania-based Business Travel Coalition. He is only aware of cuts by Allegiant Air (NASDAQ: ALGT). Shalliol understands that this is a tough time not only for airports but for any other fuel-dependent industry. He would not be surprised if more airlines implement changes to deal with economic conditions.

For the latest
News @ Full Throttle and additional features visit © You may also subscribe for daily automatic E-mail delivery directly to your Inbox!

No comments: