Sunday, June 13, 2010

Indy Transponder 13-JUN-10 0300z

Air And Water Show Canceled Due To Weather - WISN Milwaukee
Disappointment for hundreds of people along Milwaukee's lakefront.
The Air and Water show has been canceled for Saturday, June 12 because of the unfavorable weather.
The show made the call around 3:30 p.m. Saturday as the Blue Angels were supposed to fly.They weren't able to take off because of weather and safety concerns.
The show will resume Sunday June 13. Organizers said "tickets and wristbands for Saturdays show, will be honored on Sunday.The show starts at 11:00 a.m.


2010 Indy Air Show Pic Stream #3 - B-17 'Yankee Lady' Ride! by Martt
This near-perfect B-17 sitting on the ramp at the Indy Air Show is 'Yankee Lady' from the Yankee Air Museum in Belleville, Michigan, just outside of Ypsilanti.  In addition to being on display, this WWII bomber was scheduled to do a fly-over of Victory Field, the home of the Indianapolis Indians minor-league baseball team on Friday evening June 11th.  I found out on Thursday that I was given the golden opportunity to be one of the people INSIDE the airplane for the fly-over! ...

Air show's organizers betting on clear skies Sunday - Indianapolis Star
Indianapolis Air Show officials are hopeful that weather conditions will allow a full show Sunday, after they endured their first cancellation in the ...
   
6/12 - 6/13 - High Flying, Lo-Fi-ing, Country Goodness - NBC Dallas-Fort Worth
Yes, Midlothian is playing host to Dallas-Fort Worth's Summer Balloon Classic and Airfest this weekend. Judging by the list of events it's worth the drive ...

WDEL 1150AM - Air show this weekend in ChesCo
If you see a B-2 stealth bomber flying overhead this weekend, don't panic. It's all part of this weekend's New Garden Air Show in Toughkenamon, Chester County. Airport manager Jon Martin says in addition to the B-2, the B-17 Memphis ...

Plenty In Store For Upcoming Airshow - Northland's NewsCenter
Airshow spokespeople say they have something unique up their sleeves this year. "It's gong to be really a site to behold," said Ryan Kern, Duluth Airshow ...

Tricolour Arrows for summer Stintino - Alguer.it
The highlight of the show will air July 11 on the day, during which it is planned to the Tricolour Arrows aerobatic display. ...

First Person: Pete McLeod hits the right altitude - National Post
Pete McLeod, 26, at last weekend's Red Bull Air Race in Windsor. He was the only Canadian in the aviation race I've spent so much time in the air that's ...

Fw190 crashed in Hyeres, France - pilot OK from FenceCheck Forums
So sorry to hear about the loss of this aircraft. Very glad that the pilot is reported to be OK. The aircraft turned in a wonderful performance at Flying Legends last year. I was looking forward to a repeat performance at this years show.  According to ...
The Story through Google translator 

Spitfire leads RAF Queen's birthday flypast over Palace - East London Advertiser
... such as the Spitfire and Hurricane and a Lancaster bomber, alongside modern multi-role Typhoon fighters and the Red Arrows aerobatic display team. ...


Lacey Lady B-17: 'It can't stay out there' - KVAL
The family also runs the popular Bomber Restaurant behind the B-17 and curates the museum next door that is dedicated to preserving war-time memorabilia. ...

Tuskegee pilot dies, hosted B-17 event at Museum of Flight - Westseattleherald.com
He participated in the Memorial Day Weekend B-17 flights at Boeing Field adjacent to the Museum of Flight. Museum staff also participated. ...

Day -9: Flexible planing from Flying Across America 
“There will be a large part of improvisation in this project.” These words seem to be our leitmotiv at this moment. 9 days before starting our flight across America, from Florida to California and back, many questions remain unanswered. The mention in AOPA Online generated good reactions and lots of new contacts.
Light aviation is highly dependent on weather. Even if N512R is IFR equipped and ...

Lyle Shelton - Rare Bear Air Race Team
The entire Rare Bear Team is saddened by the loss of Lyle Shelton. His 6-time Unlimited Class Gold Championships, Time to Climb and Speed Record are all proof of his passion for the sport and his determination to win. No one to date has surpassed his commitment to Air Racing. We will all be surrounded by his spirit at this year's Reno Air Races.
Rod Lewis, The Lewis Family and the Rare Bear Team

Pacific Flying Club General Aviation Group: June 19, 2010 Pilot ... by Pete
GA Fly-Out - Reno Air Races. Yes, we are planning our third trip to Reno in September. You must have a Mountain Check, a US Cross Border Check, and a reasonable number of hours as PIC to participate in this flight. ...

Former airline captain gets hero's welcome at Hayward airport ... By Rob Dennis Correspondent | Sullenberger and his first officer on Flight 1549, Jeffrey Skiles, took over as co-chairmen of the EAA Young Eagles program last year. Launched in 1992, the program has provided more than 1.5 million free flights to young people ages 8 ...

Aviation group gives kids free plane rides over Belfast - Bangor Daily News
Jordan Brown of Unity watched in awe as he flew over Fort Knox, the Penobscot Narrows Bridge, schools, cars and farms Saturday.
It was the 10-year-old’s first airplane ride.
“Look at the ocean,” Brown said, craning his neck to the right and pointing out the small window of the 1976 Cessna Cardinal RG.
“You can see a long ways in the air,” his cousin Jon Thomas, 11, of Brooks, replied over his radio headset.
The two boys sat in the back of the four-person plane Saturday after waiting in line at Belfast Municipal Airport.
The free rides were given to kids ages 8-17 by the ...

Pilots fly children over Hartsville for EAA event - South Carolina Now
Carlton Purvis | Morning News Jeanne Rudick Young Eagles coordinator for EAA Chapter 1058 (right) and EAA member Linda Yarborough sit in the shade of a ...

British scrapyard clips jets’ wings - and then everything else from The Kathryn Report 
In its heyday, this Boeing 747-200 cargo jet soared high in the sky to such destinations as Halifax, Miami, Panama, Dakar, Harare, Tehran, Bangkok and Shanghai.
But the final destination for the MK Airlines plane was a small airfield in the scenic hills of the Cotswolds of Britain, where all that remained of it after about 12 weeks of dismantling was a pile of scrap aluminum that was taken away to be recycled into Coca-Cola cans and other everyday items. ...

Chute Shots - Planeshots | Mig29, Caravelle, A-3, F-102, SR-71, B-47 and more... >>>

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