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by awal2049
Sat Feb 24, 2024 12:17 am
Forum: 2024 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: 2024 MCAS Cherry Point Air Show
Replies: 21
Views: 6935

Re: 2024 MCAS Cherry Point Air Show

Does anyone know why this show skews so heavily on civilian acts, whereas Yuma is more the opposite? Is there no MAGTF demo at this show? I was under the impression every major Marine base does one for their airshow. Believe that is the second “performer to be announced” as that’s a 2 hour block. F...
by awal2049
Tue Feb 06, 2024 5:35 pm
Forum: 2024 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: 2024 NAS Oceana Air Show
Replies: 19
Views: 13542

Re: 2024 NAS Oceana Air Show

Does this sound doable (other than we will be tired), and are we missing somewhere or could do with replacing a stop with another? Thanks in advance One other thing you could do if you're spending some time in the Virginia Beach area is the Battleship Wisconsin in Norfolk. Not much plane stuff, but...
by awal2049
Tue Jan 30, 2024 7:59 pm
Forum: 2024 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: 2024 NAS Oceana Air Show
Replies: 19
Views: 13542

Re: 2024 NAS Oceana Air Show

Top gun maverick wrote: Mon Jan 29, 2024 5:43 pm Let's hope the Blue Angels fly Fat Albert again. Was awesome seeing a Bert demo again at Oceana last year
In general, Bert is a Saturday only performer. I wish shows did a better job advertising that. But yeah, it has flown at every show I've seen them at since they went to the C-130J.
by awal2049
Tue Jan 02, 2024 8:12 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: Cavanaugh Flight Museum Addison Location to Permanently Close, Museum Relocating to Sherman Texas
Replies: 1
Views: 631

Re: Cavanaugh Flight Museum to Permanently Close

According to Facebook comments, the airport at Addison refused to renew their lease as they want the real estate for more aircraft hangars. According to the website, the aircraft are being moved to North Texas Regional Airport (formerly Perrin AFS) in Sherman, TX. It looks like they plan to reopen t...
by awal2049
Tue Jan 02, 2024 5:50 am
Forum: 2024 Airshow Performer Info and Schedules
Topic: Frecce Tricolori North American Tour 2024
Replies: 14
Views: 13803

Re: Frecce Tricolori North American Tour 2024

Dan Gagnon wrote: Mon Jan 01, 2024 9:42 am One event added:

August 21 - Norfolk, VA

It will be interesting to see what that event is.
That's a Wednesday. Doubt that will be a public event. Perhaps they meant NAS Oceana, September 21, but I don't think so. Mystery for now.
by awal2049
Thu Dec 07, 2023 10:57 pm
Forum: 2024 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: What Are Your 2024 Airshow Plans?
Replies: 44
Views: 47821

Re: What Are Your 2024 Airshow Plans?

My list is pretty simple JB Charleston, SC - April 19-21 MCAS Cherry Point, NC - May 11-12 Ocean City, MD - August 24-25 NAS Oceana, VA - Sept 21-22 Considering: Rochester, NY NAS Jax, FL Cherry Point looks pretty good because of the USMC assets, and you get a MAGTF as well. Possibly the final USMC ...