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Magnificent four-ship at the Greatest Show on Turf! (Photo by Tom Pawlesh)

The Greatest Show on Turf 2017 – Geneseo Air Show Report

The Greatest Show on Turf! Photos and Article by Tom Pawlesh In the Finger Lakes region of New York sits the small village of Geneseo. When you get there you will find, down an unassuming gravel road, the National Warplane Museum with its grass runway nearby, carved from the corn field which used to dominate the landscape. At this sleepy little airfield, for one weekend every July, the museum[Read More…]

Oshkosh Cobra Flight – Four of Bell’s Finest Fighters Together in the Air!

Oshkosh Cobra Flight – Four of Bell’s Finest Fighters Together in the Air!

“Only at Oshkosh!”… Anyone who’s been to AirVenture Oshkosh is familiar with the phrase, but it so often proves true. The event is so prestigious that it has an almost unique ability to bring together rare and amazing aircraft in combinations impossible to arrange anywhere else. This year is no exception. First of all, we are going to see two B-29[Read More…]

by July 19, 2017 0 comments Airshow News, Warbirds News
2017 Atlanta Warbird Weekend to Salute Tuskegee Airmen

2017 Atlanta Warbird Weekend to Salute Tuskegee Airmen

The amazing accomplishments of the Tuskegee Airmen in World War II and beyond will be celebrated as the theme of the third annual Atlanta Warbird Weekend Oct. 7-8, 2017, at Dekalb-Peachtree Airport, Chamblee, Ga. Hosted by the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Dixie Wing, the weekend will feature the CAF Red Tail Squadron’s RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit mobile movie theater along[Read More…]

Attendees at the 2013 Warbirds In Review presentation on the F-86 Sabre Jet. (Photo by Paul Bowen)

WarbirdsNews to Livecast ‘Warbirds in Review’ Sessions From AirVenture

WarbirdsNews is bringing aviation history to more audiences by joining up with UflyTV to broadcast – live – the popular Warbirds In Review sessions at the Experimental Aircraft Association’s (EAA) AirVenture Oshkosh 2017, between July 24th-30th. Warbirds in Review brings history to life through legendary wartime aircraft and the heroic veterans who flew them. Hosted by EAA Warbirds of America, these informal[Read More…]

by July 12, 2017 0 comments LIVE Streaming, Warbirds News
AVI-8 Launches Flyboy LaFayette Edition

AVI-8 Launches Flyboy LaFayette Edition

Many of the 38 Americans who flew with the French in the Lafayette Escadrille were household names across the United States during WWI. They became famous dueling ‘the Hun’ in the skies over France and Belgium, first joining the fight in May, 1916,  when the war seemed remote and romantic to many back home, and well before the US officially entered the Great[Read More…]