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by BruceK
Wed Jul 14, 2021 4:52 pm
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Thunder Over Michigan 2021
Replies: 256
Views: 70922

Re: Thunder Over Michigan 2021

The Blues just removed the post with the updated schedule that announced TOM, maybe to let TOM make the big splash announcement?
by BruceK
Tue Jul 06, 2021 2:35 am
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Thunder Over Michigan 2021
Replies: 256
Views: 70922

Re: Thunder Over Michigan 2021

Always enjoy the Warbird Digest articles on TOM: http://warbirdsnews.com/warbirds-news/thunder-over-michigan-2021-worlds-largest-b-25-mitchell-gathering.html There's already some "discussion" about what a record means. Pretty simply, anything over TOM's previous record of 15 will be a rec...
by BruceK
Wed Jun 16, 2021 3:19 pm
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Thunder Over Michigan 2021
Replies: 256
Views: 70922

Re: Thunder Over Michigan 2021

Just announced on their FB page that B-25J "Wild Cargo" will attend.
by BruceK
Tue Jun 15, 2021 4:08 am
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Thunder Over Michigan 2021
Replies: 256
Views: 70922

Re: Thunder Over Michigan 2021

Per their website, EAA's B-25 "Berlin Express" will be attending and selling rides. A recent restoration "Berlin Express" is the scheme it wore in the movie Catch 22.
by BruceK
Tue Jun 08, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: EAA Air Venture Oshkosh 2021
Replies: 116
Views: 25411

Re: EAA Air Venture Oshkosh 2021

Anyone know of any other warbirds or Military aircraft coming? Been very quiet announcement wise on any of them lately. "Among the aircraft featured will be the P-40 Warhawk, Supermarine Spitfire, P-38 Lightning, F6F Hellcat (likely Fagan), C-47 Skytrain, Hawker Hurricane, P-51 Mustang, F4U Co...
by BruceK
Wed Jun 02, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Thunder Over Michigan 2021
Replies: 256
Views: 70922

Re: Thunder Over Michigan 2021

I'm assuming the static displays will be available from the time the parking gates open until a set time to help expedite the arrival/departure process, as well as allow the aircraft that are on static display to fly. That just means we're going to have to be there right when the parking gates open...
by BruceK
Tue May 25, 2021 7:17 pm
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: The Great Tennessee Air Show
Replies: 12
Views: 5430

Re: The Great Tennessee Air Show

Class of '45 added, Scooter was originally doing a solo demo in Quicksilver then fly the Corsair for the Legacy Flight. Flagship Detroit DC-3 apparently going to fly during the show. Statics: Memphis TN Guard C-17 Knoxville TN Guard KC-135 E-2 Hawkeye Coast Guard Beechcraft Baron Coast Guard Piper G...
by BruceK
Sat May 08, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Thunder Over Michigan 2021
Replies: 256
Views: 70922

Re: Thunder Over Michigan 2021

Aircraft list is up: https://yankeeairmuseum.org/airshow/aircraft-list/
B-25 Take Off Time not listed but announced last night.
by BruceK
Wed May 05, 2021 7:04 pm
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Thunder Over Michigan 2021
Replies: 256
Views: 70922

Re: Thunder Over Michigan 2021

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/michigan/2021/05/05/thunder-over-michigan-air-show-return-ypsilanti-august/4954969001/ The article is a little misleading about the showtimes. The gates open at 7:30 and noon, the shows don't start then. Morning Show Grounds Open: 7:30AM Air Show Starts:...
by BruceK
Tue May 04, 2021 5:59 am
Forum: General Airshow Discussion
Topic: Tips for air show?
Replies: 1
Views: 737

Re: Tips for air show?

I am going to the air show first time this weekend. Any tips you could pass along to make the day a great day? Is there seating available? Should I take a chair? How is parking? Thanks in advance. What airshow is it? The show's website should have a FAQ that will answer what the viewing options are...