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Large Model Aircraft Rally – RAF Museum Cosford

Large Model Aircraft Rally – RAF Museum Cosford

Press Release: Intricate scale models of iconic aircraft will take flight over Shropshire this month for a weekend of flying fun. Model enthusiasts from across the UK will travel to Royal Air Force Museum Cosford for this now famous air-show-in-miniature. The Large Model Aircraft Rally will take place over the weekend of the 19th/20th July, and is an absolute must-see for any aviation enthusiast.  This annual[Read More...]

Idaho Warbird Weekend 2014  Set For Saturday and Sunday, July 12-13

Idaho Warbird Weekend 2014 Set For Saturday and Sunday, July 12-13

The third annual Warbird Weekend runs Saturday and Sunday, July 12-13, at the Idaho County Airport, featuring historic aircraft, plane flights, aviation exhibits and related events.Free to the public, the annual event recognizes the role of aviation in Idaho County’s history and highlights the airport – located in Grangeville — as an economic development hub, as well as a gateway[Read More...]

by July 5, 2014 0 comments Air Show Report, Airshow News
The Berlin Candy Bomber

The Berlin Candy Bomber

For Friday’s Aviation book we have reviewed Gail S. Halverson’s “Berlin candy Bomber.”In June 1948, Russia laid siege to Berlin, cutting off the flow of food and supplies over highways into the city. More than two million people faced economic collapse and starvation. The Americans, English, and French began a massive airlift to bring sustenance to the city and to[Read More...]

by July 4, 2014 0 comments Aviation Books
Mudgee Air Show Report – Wings, Wheels and Wine

Mudgee Air Show Report – Wings, Wheels and Wine

WarbirdsNews’ regular correspondent in Australia, Phil Buckley, recently sent us an article and photographs from his visit to the Wings, Wheels and Wine Air Show in Mudgee, New South Wales. Mudgee is about 150 miles west of Sydney, and in the heart of Australia’s beautiful wine region. By Phil Buckley. The Mudgee Aero Club organized the annual Wings, Wheels and Whine air[Read More...]

Upcoming Events At Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor July ~ December 2014

Upcoming Events At Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor July ~ December 2014

July 4th – Sing the 4th of July!  Celebrating Independence Day with performances by choral groups Melemai Kapu’uwaimai, and from China, Liao Qiyu Opera Troupe, 12:00pm to 1:30pm, Hangar 37. Free with Museum admission and free to Museum members. July 15th- 17th – Aviation Adventure. A cross-cultural experience for young people as students from China will join our local students[Read More...]