Wednesday, April 29, 2009

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Air Show always a delight - Macon Telegraph, GA
By David Cranshaw - I have never missed an Open House or Air Show at Robins Air Force Base. I have walked the flightline when temperatures were over 100 degrees and ducked into hangars when strong winds chased them into the 40s. ...

Commentary: NASCAR driver Crawford feels the Blues - Pensacola News Journal, FL
A race car driver fulfills a dream by flying with the Blue Angels, a local track athlete shines in senior amateur meets, and the Andrews Institute provides free physicals for thousands of prep athletes. When he drove into victory lane 20 years ago as ...

Air Show Buzz from
Here is some video of the Horsemen Bearcat routine from Sunday's airshow at NAS Corpus Christi. This is the entire demo minus the final break...I decided to take pictures of that instead. The original footage is HD, but I had some rendering issues with Sony Vegas that I'm still trying to figure out. Until then, here is a slightly lower quality version.

Greatest of ease - Comox Valley Record, Canada
Sean Hanson, flying in Snowbird No. 6, keeps his position as the Snowbirds fly in formation during their photo flight over the Comox Glacier and Beaufort Mountains. By Lindsay Chung - Comox Valley Record The Snowbirds' annual aerial pilgrimage to the ...

Pilot reunion celebrates 100 years of flight -, Canada
The Golden Hawk aircraft, present with the guests inside the hangar along with the Snowbirds CT-114 Tutor jet and the CF-18 Century Hornet, was rebuilt and refurbished by Vintage Wings of Canada, founded by philanthropist Michael Potter. ...

For the air show family, the show at Cecil Field in Florida was a success the minute Alan Henley landed with his family in a C-47. The immense joy and support for the Henley family was immeasurable, but the organizers say it was a financial success as well.
How Much Money Was Raised?

Air show memories needed for new book - Evening Post
I AM currently researching the history of British air shows in order to produce a book marking the 100th anniversary of the first British event in 1909.

Jones Beach Air Show 2009 from by Editor
Located on the south shore of Long Island, New York State, the Jones Beach State Park is considered to be one of the most beautiful beaches on the east coast of the United States and is a popular family oriented leisure venue. On the Memorial Day Weekend (23 and 24 May 2009), the Jones Beach Air Show will once again showcase the skill of pilots and the capabilities of their aircraft to appreciative spectators gathered on the more than six miles of sandy beach.

Robins Air Force Base - airshow from
Two of the nation's premier aerial demonstration teams will highlight the 2009 Robins Air Force Base Air Show, scheduled for May 2-3. The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will perform precision aerobatics in their F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft, traveling at more than 400 mph with their wingtips only inches apart. They will be joined by the U.S. Army Parachute Demonstration Team, the Golden Knights, whose precision skydiving abilities are renowned worldwide.

YouTube - Double Trouble Highlights from 2009 FIAS from
"Highlight" video of Double Trouble American Barnstormer performance at the 2009 Florida International Air Show. Special thanks to Jenny Forsythe, Tyson Rininger and Walt Pierce for a wonderful show!

Collaborators Aerobatic Team from - Video

Students take to the skies - Superior Telegram, MN
Smith, along with 33 other students from Solon Springs, got the chance to fly as part of the Young Eagles program sponsored by Experimental Aircraft Association 272. “We just want to introduce the kids to the world of general aviation at a young age,” ...

Revamped Space Museum Offers a Trip to Mir - The Moscow Times
Located under the monument of a rocket permanently swooping into the air, the museum is now three times bigger, with numerous interactive exhibits and, a rarity in Moscow, handicapped access.

General Aviation :: RE: Sexiest airplanes of all time... from FlightAware > Discussions

United States - California - Pacific Coast Dream Machines Fly-In & Show 2009 - Half Moon Bay - 0 from FenceCheck Forums
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