Archive for the ‘airshows’ Category

The Magic of AirVenture

“Magical” is one of the many words one could use to describe EAA’s AirVenture, staggering is another one to describe this years event held at Oshkosh Wisconsin’s Wittman Regional Airport. The statistics are in for this years event which was held from July 23rd to the 29th, approximately 601,000 people attended this year. More than […]

2018 EAA AirVenture Warbird Photos, Part 1

The EAA’s AirVenture brought together an estimated five Hundred warbirds of various shapes, sizes, purposes and colors.  Here’s a slide show with highlights from the first half of the week-long presentation…

THE 2018 QUONSET POINT AIR SHOW

The Quonset Point Air Show for 2018, officially called the “2018 Rhode Island National Guard Open House Air Show”, was held on Saturday and Sunday, June 9th and 10th, at the Quonset State Airport in North Kingston Rhode Island. Considering that their prime supplier of static warbird airplanes – The Quonset AIr Museum – went […]

A Salute to Veterans and Avengers

  Illinois Valley Regional Airport (KVYS) also known as Walter A. Duncan Field is located approximately 1 mile from Peru IL. Illinois Valley Regional has 2 runways, runway 8/36 which is 6,000 feet long and Runway 7/25 which is 4,000 feet long. OSF Life F light has a base of operations here with an American […]