Archive for the ‘Warbird Fighters’ Category

A Review of the Air Force 60th Event at Nellis AFB

This year, 2022, is the 75th Anniversary of the founding of the U.S. Air Force (USAF). In 2007, a major celebration of military flight was presented at Nevada’s Nellis Air Force Base, noting the 60th anniversary of the USAF. Not only were many American warbirds and active Air Force aircraft in the air and on […]

Pearl Harbor Survivor: Collings Foundation’s Curtiss P-40B Warhawk

The American Heritage Museum in Stow, Massachusetts, is a must-stop visit for any military enthusiast. The museum operated by the Collings Foundation has an incredible display of military vehicles and equipment. The vehicles and equipment are displayed in 20 exhibits chronicling pivotal military conflicts throughout history, including the Revolutionary War, World War I, World War […]

AFTER OCEANA 2019 – “THE MILITARY AVIATION MUSEUM”

It was Sunday, September 22nd, 2019, in Virginia Beach. Yesterday, Saturday, was my last day at the 2019 NAS Oceana Air Show, always one of the best military shows in the United States. As I exited at 5:30 to the Hanger 404 Lot, I walked past the very last birds on the ramp before I […]

Bob Finch Visits the Military Aviation Museum

Bob Finch visited Virginia’s Military Aviation Museum earlier this year, and toured a few of the hangars at the Virginia Beach facility. He also got to watch some of the flight operations from the grass runway. We’ve featured this museum in ClassicWarbirds.net in the past, and here’s a fresh look at some of the aircraft […]