Posts Tagged ‘United States’

Shearwater International Air Show – Hey… I Remember That

Every few weeks or so, you’ll see a new report here about an air show or event that contains some recollections and images from a bygone era.  Some reports will review air shows no longer produced while others may feature some notable past military exercises; all will contain some long-since retired aircraft.  As we here […]

Ottawa Ontario – Hey… I Remember That!

Every few weeks or so, you’ll see a new report here about an air show or event that contains some recollections and images from a bygone era.  Some reports will review air shows no longer produced while others may feature some notable past military exercises; all will contain some long-since retired aircraft.  As we here […]

National Championship Air Races 2013

The period beginning in the early 1930’s and culminating in the late 1940’s saw the most dramatic advancement of the aircraft in history. At the hands of designers and engineers such as Dutch Kindelberger, Lee Atwood, Don Berlin, Howard Hughes, Kelly Johnson and Willie Messerschmitt, aircraft matured from wire and strut braced designs to streamlined […]

Fokker DR1 Mini Documentary

Chris Grube and his father spent 15 years building their own RED BARON also known as the Fokker DR1 Tri-plane. It is a exact flying reproduction of an aircraft made famous by German World War I Fighter Ace Manfred von Richthofen known as “The Red Baron” who earned 80 kills in the DR1. The only […]