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Wings Over Houston 2019

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The Wings Over Houston Airshow is an annual, privately operated show taking place at Ellington Field in Houston, Texas during the month of October. It was my first time attending the airshow on October 19th and 20th but one I have had my eye on for awhile.

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The Edinburgh Air Show in South Australia: “Vimy to Fifth Generation in 100 Years”

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Australia’s latest airborne defence capabilities were on show in Adelaide the weekend of November 9th & 10th 2019, when the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) hosted its first major air show in more than three year’s… since 2007.

The Edinburgh Air Show in South Australia included air and ground displays of many of the Royal Australian Air Force’s latest acquisitions.

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The Past, Present, and the Future. A look at the Heritage and Legacy Flights of AirVenture 2019

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We continue our look at the year of the fighter at AirVenture 2019 with a closer look at the United States Air Force Heritage Flight and the United States Navy Legacy Flight. AirVenture 2019 was fortunate enough to showcase the past present and future of United States Air Force and United States Naval Aviation at the same time. Previous Heritage and Legacy Flight aircraft have included the McDonnell Douglas F-4 Phantom, Boeing F-15C and E model Eagle and the Boeing FA-18C Hornet. Both the Heritage Flight and Legacy Flight are among the most popular acts at airshows today. Here are some photos from previous years Heritage and Legacy at AirVenture Oshkosh.

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Honoring an Aviation Legend

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Family and close friends turned out recently to honor the life of legendary aviation test pilot Robert J. “Bob” Gilliland. The private event was held on September 28th 2019 at the March Field Air Museum Riverside, CA.

This location was a fitting place to hold such an occasion, as almost one year prior to the date, Gilliland became the museums’ first Champion of Flight. This award calls attention to and celebrates the accomplishments of one aviation or aerospace innovator each year.

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