Archive for the ‘Aviation History’ Category

More Warbird Photos… Howard German Went to Oshkosh This Summer!

While there’s plenty to do during the week-long EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, warbirds can take up hours of your time, both before and after the afternoon shows and during their showtime performances. Here’s what Howard German saw while he was there towards the end of the week.

The JASDF’s 50th Anniversary Photo Album

The 50th Anniversary of the Japan Air Self-Defense Force occurred in 2004. Masaki Komatsu shares some of the colors from that year here, in a scrapbook. You can hover over the photo to check the type, or click for an enlargement.

Book Review: Detail & Scale FJ Fury Part 1; Prototypes Through FJ-3 Variants by Bert Kinzey and Rock Roszak

Summary and Details: Title and ISBN: Detail & Scale: FJ Fury Part 1: Prototypes Through FJ-3 Variants By Bert Kinzey, art by Rock Roszak Detail & Scale Aviation Publication ISBN: 979-8-5241309-4-5 Contents and Media: Print Format; Print, iBook and Kindle Price: Print editions; $19.99, digital editions; $12.99 Review Type: First Read Advantages: Well written and […]

The Mid Atlantic Air Museum and the World War 2 Weekend out in Reading Pennsylvania.

John Freedman attended his first World War II Weekend, presented by the Mid Atlantic Air Museum, earlier in the year, and shares some of his images. he wrote a number of friends and included some great photos. In part, he wrote: “I had not been there before… This was unlike any show I had done […]