Posts Tagged ‘UH-1’

Bill Sarama’s Quonset Point Weekend

Well, I had a little fun this last weekend. I went up to what is officially called the “Rhode Island National Guard Air Show 2016”, held at the Quonset Point State Airport on beautiful Narragansett Bay. Located about 8 miles north of Newport, Rhode Island, it’s the home of raspberry pants, raspberry drinks and raspberry […]

Take Me Home Huey Project Heads for the East Coast

The Take Me Home Huey on its way to Virginia. Take Me Home Huey is a non-profit project that was conceived and brought to realization by Dave Barron of Light House Legacy, Inc. and artist Steve Maloney. Known as ship 174, this former Army air ambulance Huey helicopter was shot down in 1969 while on […]

Warbirds on Display at Quonset’s Silver Anniversary Air Show

The Rhode Island Air National Guard Open House and Air Show was held at the former NAS Quonset Point airport at the end of May, 2015. It was the 25th edition of the show since the annual event began in 1991. Following a familiar format, this year’s show featured several warbirds in the air and […]