New photos added to cockpit gallery

03/13/2014Comments: 0

Just added two new cockpit shots to the gallery, a Mig 23 and a Mig 29. The first Eastern Bloc aircraft in the gallery.

New gallery added for NAF El Centro and MCA Yuma

11/01/2013Comments: 0

A new gallery of photos from a base visit to NAF El Centro on October 24th was added. Photos from a visit to MCAS Yumas the next day are also shown in this gallery.

 

New gallery added for the 2013 Thunder Over Michigan Airshow

09/03/2013Comments: 0

Thunder Over Michigan has always been one of the premier warbird airshows in the country. The 2013 show continued that trend.

While there was no US military involvement this year, there was no lack of jet action. The highlight being the North American F-100F Super Sabre jet expertly flown by Dean Cutshall. In addition there was a Douglas Skyhawk and an F-86 Sabre to round out the jet participants.

This years theme was a "Gathering of Skyraiders" and there were four variants (...)

New photos added to cockpit gallery

08/31/2013Comments: 0

We have added 5 new photos to the cockpits special feature gallery. Aircraft featured are the P-51 Mustang, P-40 Warhawk, A-4 Skyhawk, F-86 Sabre and a very rare one - the beautiful F-100F Super Sabre.

These photos were taken at Willow Run Airport in Michigan and Republic Airport in Farmingdale, New York

 

New NAF El Centro base visit gallery added

06/01/2013Comments: 0

On February 20 and 21 we visited NAF El Centro, which is the winter home of the US Navy Blue Angels. We were fortunate enough to visit the base while they were practicing.

In addition to the Blue Angels, there were some Growlers and Prowlers from VAQ-129 practicing touch and gos as well some transient visitors from the VMFAT-101 Sharpshooters and more.

As always the PAO and her staff were very professional and gracious to allow us to visit and deserve much thanks.

2013 Jones Beach Air Show Gallery added

05/30/2013Comments: 0

The 2013 Jones Beach Airshow took place as usual over the Memorial day weekend with some challenges.

Since all US military demonstration teams were grounded, the show was left without a jet headliner team. However the Canadian Air Force came through with their highly respected CF-18 Demonstration team. Captain Patrick “Flocho” Pollen flew a professional and well executed routine.

Other performers included the Raiders Flight Demonstration Team, the Yankee Air Museum's B-17 (...)

Red Flag 13-3 Gallery added

03/11/2013Comments: 0

Red Flag 13-3 took place in late February and we were there to bring back some images of all the action.

The US Air Force, Navy and Marines as well as the RAF took part in the 3 week long exercise.

Full report coming soon...

Aviation Nation 2012 Gallery Added

12/19/2012Comments: 0

This gallery contains some photos from the 2012 Aviation nation air show.

Once again the organizer outdid themselves with an awesome show this year. Despite some unseasonably cold weather and high winds, the show was perfomed flawlessly.

 

2012 Oceana Air Show gallery added

12/18/2012Comments: 0

On September 12-14 2012, NAS Oceana hosted their annual air show. A new gallery has been added with photos from the show.

The weather was great this year and the show was well organized as usual.

2012 Jones Beach Air Show Gallery added

12/17/2012Comments: 0

A new gallery has been added with photographs from the 2012 Jones Beach Airshow.

Held over the Memorial Day weekend, this show always attracts a good contigent of warbirds. This year the Navy was well represented with 3 Growlers, a Prowler, 2 Super Hornets and the headlining Blue Angels demonstration team.

The Air Force contributed a Raptor Demo to the show as well. The Canadian Air Force sent the graceful Snowbirds to perform.