Wednesday, August 12, 2009

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Chicago Air & Water Show - Metromix Chicago
... Golden Knights parachute team, the F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter plane, the Firebirds, the Lima Lima Flight Team, Sean Tucker and Team Oracle and others. ...

Planning ahead for the 2009 Chicago Air & Water Show -
... is will be claimed by squatters before the show even starts and let's face it, it is an air show so being in the shade means you can not see the show. ...

Concert, fireworks to launch air show - Port Huron Times Herald
21 to help launch the 2009 Selfridge Air Show & Open House. Mitch Ryder and The Romantics will perform outdoor concert at Selfridge Air National Guard Base ...

Air show viewers advised to 'make a day of it' - Shore News Today
ATLANTIC CITY – If you plan on attending the annual Atlantic City Thunder Over the Boardwalk Air Show Aug. 19, consider making your ...

MCAS Miramar Air Show Is Back ... from Google
Three times Best Military Air Show award winner from the International Council of Air Shows (ICAS), the MCAS Miramar Air Show is back again this year. And it promises to be even better this time. With the buzz that has already been made ...

Pilots at Alberta International Air Show living a dream by marylee
by Pamela Roth Reprinted from the Lethbridge Herald Paul Kissman can't help but feel extremely fortunate these days and it's easy to see why. The former Canadian military pilot is only one of two people who get to step into the cockpit of the Hawk One F-86 Sabre and soar into the sky performing demonstrations for the [...]

August 2009 Airshow at Borgata from Technorati
The Borgata Casino in Atlantic City is hosting an Airshow on the beach front. The big day is Wednesday, August 19, 2009 starting at 11 am and going until 3:30 pm. They will be opening the beach front at 9 am. They will also be offering a complimentary shuttle bus from the casino to the beach. Do not miss out on the thunder on the boardwalk! You will get to enjoy USAF Thunderbirds, US Golden Army Knights Parachute Team and many other performers. Plan your trip now! Not to mention if you're headin...

Russia to Showcase Su-35, MiG-35 Fighters at MAKS Air Show. from Planenews Aviation News Portal
MOSCOW (RIA Novosti): Russia's leading combat aircraft manufacturers Sukhoi and MiG will exhibit their most advanced aircraft, the Su-35 Flanker and the MiG-35 Fulcrum-F multirole fighters at the MAKS-2009 air show in Russia. Over 711 companies, including 465 Russian firms, will participate in the biennial air show outside Moscow on August 18-23...

Russia to showcase Su-35, MiG-35 fighters at MAKS air show - RIA Novosti
Over 711 companies, including 465 Russian firms, will participate in the biennial air show outside Moscow on August 18-23. The Sukhoi company said it will ...

The Innocent Cadet
Becoming a WWII Bombardier
Saturday August 15, 2PM
For Charles Steven's earning his bombardier's wings was much more difficult than he imagined. Physical training was brutal, academics rigorous and flying exhausting, but he had a passion for succeeding. Come listen to Mr. Steven's talk about earning his silver bombardier's wings. He will also be signing his latest book "The Innocent Cadet."
Event included with museum admission
The Hiller Aviation Museum is located at 601 Skyway Rd in San Carlos . For more information call 650-654-0200 or visit

Red Bull Air Race moves to Europe - (press release)
The Red Bull Air Race World Championship moves to Europe for the second half of the 2009 season on 19/20 August when 15 pilots will be back to battle it out ...

Women to take flight in 2-state airplane race - Statesman Journal
... residents Bev Clark and Debra Plymate will climb into the smallest plane eligible to participate in the 40th annual Palms to Pines Air Race from Aug. ...

Tuskegee Airmen convention recognizes top Airmen from Air Force Link Top Stories
Four honorees received awards during the 38th Annual Tuskegee Airmen, Inc., convention at the Palace Station Hotel Aug. 7 here.
Among dozens of original and later-generation Tuskegee Airmen, the honorees at the Aug. 6 through 9 convention were recognized for outstanding leadership, professionalism and community service.
"We want to make sure we recognize some of the outstanding men and women in the U.S. Air Force, and through their interaction with the Tuskegee Airmen, we hope to inspire, motivate and hold high the standards and excellence that represent our Air Force," said retired Lt. Gen. Russell C. Davis, the TAI national president.

Museum officials launch virtual tour from Air Force Link Top Stories
National Museum of the U.S. Air Force officials here launched a free museum tour podcast on their Web site so visitors have access to a wealth of information as they tour the museum.
The podcast, available at, acts as virtual tour when visitors are exploring the application on a computer.
A map of the museum galleries, called a pod map, shows the arrangement of aircraft with "hotspots" on which more information such as the audio podcast, images or additional links can be accessed.

Aviation heritage figures in marketing plans from AviationDayton
DAYTON, Ohio – Despite tight budgets, aviation heritage and aerospace groups are working together on plans to promote Dayton region and Ohio aerospace business at the 2010 Farnborough International Air Show and other venues in coming years in light of positive experiences over the past 12 months, according to leaders who spoke at an annual meeting on Tuesday, Aug. 11.

Online Videos: Screamin' F2H Banshees, Ploesti B-24s & "Back Door" P-38s from Military Photos by zeno303
Zeno's Warbird Video Drive-In Big August 2009 Newsletter
You're invited to drop by Zeno's Drive-In to take in this month's six exciting air combat documentary films playing over the Internet. There's a Drive-in Premier and four films commemorating the 66th anniversary of the daring low level B-24 raid on the Ploesti oil fields on August 1st, 1943 plus P-38 Action with "The Back Door Gang." ...

Amelia Earhart - (2009) The Movie . . . from FlightAware

Aircraft engine maker to shut Indy plant from - Top Stories
Pratt & Whitney cites poor economy for shuttering Kentucky Ave. site; 100 to get severance, job hunt help.


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