Archive for the ‘airshows’ Category

An Incomplete Review of the Train Wreck That Was 2020

The tumultuous year of 2020 has ended, leaving many dreams shattered, lives changed forever, and the aviation world a very different place than it was just one year ago. The so-called global pandemic caused by the COVID-19 virus has led to nationwide quarantines, mass commercial passenger reservation cancellations and corresponding airline flight eliminations – changing […]

Random Warbirds #10

A pair of North American F-86/Canadair Sabres at Nellis AFB. Well, the end of 2020 is almost upon us, and here’s our final Random Warbirds scrapbook… including this one, we did ten of them this year beginning in March. Enjoy! Hawker Andover C.1 at RAF Fairford, U.K. KAMAN HOK (OH-43D) at NAS North Island for […]

Wings Over Houston 2020

  With an unused airline ticket in my bank, I returned to the Wings Over Houston Airshow for a second year in a row after the official announcement that it was a go for October 9-11. In this Covid-19 year of 2020, any airshow is a reason to be thankful. A trend that had begun […]

Remembering the Manchester, New Hampshire Air Shows…

  Geneseo, New York based B-127 and London, Ontario based P-51D on the ramp at Manchester, New Hampshire in the 1990s. Manchester, New Hampshire is located in the southern tier of state. It’s a fifty-minute drive to the Seacoast area and into the Atlantic Ocean, and about the same amount of driving south, to the […]