Archive for the ‘World War II’ 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 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 […]

The 40th Anniversary Geneseo Airshow – The Incomplete Story

Also known as The Greatest Show on Turf, The National Warplane Museum titled their 40th Anniversary airshow, “Operation Thanks from Above”, which took place on July 10th and 11th, 2021. This represented a carryover from the area flybys conducted in 2020 to honor First Responders, Healthcare Professionals and Essential Workers. Due to a family event […]

First Look – EAA AirVenture 2021

Here’s our first report from the EAA’s AirVenture 2021, in the form of photos. After a year off due to the COVID19 crisis, early estimates point to a resumption of the same levels of attendance seen at 2019, with just a few differences. Some areas of participation were up significantly, like the Antique/Classic aircraft participation […]