Archive for the ‘warbirds’ Category

Part 2: More Warbird Photos from the 2018 EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Week

  Here are even more photos of some of the 500+ warbirds that descended into Oshkosh Wisconsin during the EAA AirVenture shows.  Just think, almost every one of them flew in, although a few on display were part of the EAA’s Museum collection. The sound of a quartet of Rolls Royce Packard Merlins running up […]

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 […]

Pioneer Aero, Ardmore NZ, 28 March 2018

  Article first run on Australia’s Aviation Report, published here with the writer’s kind permission – ed. Steven Cox and Paul McSweeny run this small business which punches above its weight in rural New Zealand. During our tour of the North Island, Aviation Report were welcomed through the doors of Pioneer Aero, a company renowned […]