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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 2021 EAA AirVenture Oshkosh Warbird Photo Album #1

‘Nuff said! Here’s a group of photos featuring some of the diverse warbirds present at this year’s EAA extravaganza at Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Look for two more albums to be published here in the next two weeks too!    

MASDC, AMARC and AMARG, Better Known as the “Boneyard”

Davis Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson, Arizona is home to the United States military’s storage and regeneration center for warplanes. I was privileged to have the opportunity to visit the facility on multiple occasions during the 1980s, 1990s, and the early 2000s and have seen many relics and historic aircraft that don’t exist today. […]

Our L-Bird Review

Prior to World War II, the US Army, Navy and Marines utilized various light aircraft to act as observation craft for spotting long-range cannon fire, photography and general communications duties. These aircraft were usually identified with the letter “O-”  for “Observation”. During the war, the O changed to “L-“, for “Liaison”, but their prior duties […]