Saturday, July 24, 2010

Indy Transponder 24-JUL-10 Airventure Edition

Air Venture Cup Race starts Saturday in Mitchell - KSFY
The general public is welcome to come to the Mitchell airport and be a part of the 13th running of Air Venture Cup Race. The event kicks off tomorrow and ...

Air Race Offers Up-Close Experience With Planes - KELOLAND TV
MITCHELL, SD - The world's largest cross-country air race is making a pitstop this weekend in South Dakota. Dozens of pilots are bringing ...

Famed B-17 bomber celebrates 75th anniversary
from The Oshkosh Northwestern Latest Headlines
Its called the Flying Fortress and theres good reason for the nickname.

AirVenture Is Ready After Storm - AVweb
But north of MKE the airshow grounds of Wittman Regional Airport (aka AirVenture Oshkosh) saw only about an inch and a half of rainfall. ...

New Arrivals Caught Off-guard by Mess on EAA Grounds - -WBAY
Just days before the start of EAA AirVenture, RVs and campers lined up outside the EAA campground hoping to get in despite flood waters ...

Frustration with Rain "Sinks In" at EAA Grounds - WBAY-TV
Frustration with the rainy weather is building in Oshkosh, where tens of thousands are expected to arrive this weekend for EAA AirVenture.
"The term Oshkosh is known to pilots from all around the world for the event as the Mecca of aviation," EAA spokesman Dick Knapinski said.
But EAA hasn't been traditionally known for unusually muddy surroundings.
"This is unique because all the rains came in July and they've come in fairly rapid order, so it's not just a lot of water but a lot of water quickly," Knapinski said.

LiveATC Streams at Oshkosh 2010! from The Kathryn Report
LiveATC is carrying Oshkosh ATC streams from EAA's 2010 AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin:

Video: Piper Jet In the Making - Engineering Piper Aircraft's New Single-Engine Jet
from The Kathryn Report  | This film debuts at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh.
Piper Aircraft has assembled 100 of the best and brightest aerospace engineers in the world in Vero Beach to create a final design for Piper's breakthrough single-engine jet. Former CBS and ABC News anchor Morton Dean hosts an intimate look inside the Piper engineering center to tell the story of the PiperJet, which is on track for first customer delivery in 2013.

WWII plane leaves for Oshkosh - Oshkosh VIDEONETWORK

FLYABOUT returns to Air Venture - Facebook
For the third year in a row, FLYABOUT will be showing at AIR VENTURE, the world's biggest air show that takes place in Oshkosh, WI, each year.
The film will be showing multiple times that week in the Skyscape Theater (inside the Air Venture Museum).  ...

On the Verge of AirVenture 2010 from Alabama Aviator - Aviation News
It is the time of year that excites aviators worldwide, the opening of the 58th edition of EAA AirVenture 2010. The ultimate fly in is without contest, "The World's Greatest" as Tom Poberezny, EAA chairman/president and AirVenture chairman often calls it. Nowhere on earth is the "Spirit of Aviation" more alive, active and well as in Oshkosh, Wisconsin during this annual pilgrimage.  ...

On to Oshkosh! from Letters from Flyover Country
Got in from a quick trip through Boston this afternoon and immediately headed for the hangar and packed the car for the trip to Oshkosh. There was quite a bit of activity with amphibs -- more so than usual, since Wipaire is on the field -- but driving out I saw this beauty. ...

Weekly travel agenda: EAA AirVenture Oshkosh - Independent
From July 26, the 58th EAA AirVenture OshKosh is set to turn the normally quiet Wittman Regional Airport in the US state of Wisconsin into a festival of ...

Uncontrolled Airspace #198-alpha "By the North 40 Fence"
UCAP Daily! Back once again at the world's greatest aviation celebration, the boys take a moment, three days before the official event start, to report on the happenings at Wittman Field. All this and more on Uncontrolled Airspace #198-alpha "By the North 40 Fence"

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