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(Photo by Matt Savage/Mach One Photography)

Australia’s Centenary Squadrons – A Celebration of 100 Years Defending The Country

Australia’s Centenary Squadrons – A Celebration of 100 Years Defending The Country Words and Photography by Matt Savage On 28 October 2016, the Royal Australian Air Force marked the Centenary of Australia’s first flying squadrons, Numbers 1, 2, 3 and 4 Squadrons (1916 – 2016) with both ceremony and celebration at RAAF Base Williamtown, New South Wales. With the theme ‘Celebrating the[Read More…]

by November 30, 2016 0 comments Air Show Report, Airshow News
CAF Introduces Prowlers of the Pacific AirShow Act

CAF Introduces Prowlers of the Pacific AirShow Act

“Prowlers of the Pacific” is a new Commemorative Air Force (CAF) re-creation of the American air war in the Pacific Theatre.  “Prowlers of the Pacific” is a living history lesson and serves as a memorial to all the soldiers, Marines, airmen and all other victims on both sides who gave their lives for their countries. The act features an SB2C[Read More…]

(photo by Richard Mallory Allnutt)

Collings Foundation Wings of Freedom Tour 2016 – Last Few Days

As they do every year, the Collings Foundation flies a number of their warbirds around the USA in an extensive 100+ city tour reminiscent of the barnstorming days of yore. This year was no different, and it was a real delight to see three of their bombers and their newly-minted, dual-control TF-51D arrive in Roanoke, Virginia a couple of weeks[Read More…]

by October 31, 2016 4 comments Airshow News
The heart of the Texas Flying Legends fleet of aircraft will be heading to Oshkosh, Wisconsin in a few days to take part in EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2015. (photo by Jake Peterson)

CAF Wings Over Houston Airshow Lineup Finalized

PRESS RELEASE -Only a few more weeks until the U.S. Navy Blue Angels come to Houston to fly their heart-stopping performance in the 32nd Annual Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Wings Over Houston Airshow, scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 22-23, at Ellington Airport. A variety of ticket options are available at www.wingsoverhouston.com or by calling 888-4-FLYSHOW, purchasing at the gate[Read More…]

by October 10, 2016 0 comments Airshow News, Press Releases
Announcing WWII AirPower Expo 2016

Announcing WWII AirPower Expo 2016

PRESS RELEASE – The National WWII Museum, Commemorative Air Force (CAF) and Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation are proud to present WWII AirPower Expo 2016 – a celebration of historic 1940s warbirds and the American aviators who flew them. Taking place at the New Orleans Lakefront Airport, the three-day air show will offer thrilling aerial demonstrations, up-close aircraft tours, authentic[Read More…]