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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: 13410

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: 13410

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: 619

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: 13393

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: 46296

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 ...
by awal2049
Thu Dec 07, 2023 10:47 pm
Forum: 2024 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: 2024 Charleston Airshow “Heroes of Flight"
Replies: 7
Views: 6476

Re: 2024 Charleston Airshow “Heroes of Flight"

Has anyone on the forum attended a show at Charleston before? Charleston has been on my list of places to visit for a while now, and what better excuse than an air show, but I'm wondering how they manage to work the show at a joint civil/military facility amid what appears to be a fairly busy airli...