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by Dan Gagnon
Tue Aug 25, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: 2020 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)
Replies: 158
Views: 44746

Re: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)

Looks like the US air crews will qualify for an exemption for the 14 day quarantine rule to enter Canada for Skydrive. Also discusses the "Plan B" in case they cannot. About 100 U.S military personnel from four United States air crews are expected in the city American pilots and support cr...
by Dan Gagnon
Mon Aug 24, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: 2020 Airshow Performer Info And Schedules
Topic: 2020 RCAF Snowbirds Schedule
Replies: 12
Views: 6551

Re: 2020 RCAF Snowbirds Schedule

Operational pause of the CT-114 Tutor fleet has been lifted. The Commander of 2 Canadian Air Division, Brigadier-General Denis O’Reilly, has today lifted the operational pause on the CT-114 Tutor fleet. The operational pause was implemented following a Snowbirds CT-114 Tutor accident in Kamloops, B....
by Dan Gagnon
Sat Aug 22, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: 2020 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)
Replies: 158
Views: 44746

Re: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)

Holy crap this announcement! TWO B-52s performing fly-bys on Saturday, and 1 on Sunday! Big Bomber Announcement! Not just one but TWO B-52 Bombers will appear in the skies over London at #SKYDRIVE. On Saturday, September 12th, fans will see two B-52s in the air at the same time! Sunday, September 13...
by Dan Gagnon
Tue Aug 18, 2020 9:08 pm
Forum: 2020 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)
Replies: 158
Views: 44746

Re: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)

KC-135 confirmed!
**Confirmed**

#TANKERTUESDAY isn't over yet! 😎

In addition to the KC-10, we also have confirmed the KC-135 Stratotanker for this year’s #SKYDRIVE✈️
https://m.facebook.com/story.php?story_ ... 0703997112
by Dan Gagnon
Tue Aug 18, 2020 3:52 pm
Forum: 2020 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)
Replies: 158
Views: 44746

Re: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)

KC-10 confirmed for Skydrive!

**Confirmed**

Tankers away! A United States Air Force KC-10 Extender is coming to London to perform at #SKYDRIVE September 12th & 13th✈️


https://www.facebook.com/42855070399711 ... 646717307/
by Dan Gagnon
Mon Aug 17, 2020 1:09 am
Forum: 2020 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)
Replies: 158
Views: 44746

Re: Airshow London 2020 (Now "Sky Drive" Presented by ASL)

It's good to see they have a back-up plan. Obviously their(organizers) first choice is to have planes based at London, but if they need to be based at Selfridge in order to put on the show, then so be it. Selfridge would allow for tanker support to make this feasible as well. I think this show has t...
by Dan Gagnon
Mon Aug 03, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: 2020 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Red Flag 2020 - Nellis AFB
Replies: 23
Views: 9299

Re: Red Flag 2020 - Nellis AFB

Red Flag 20-3 has officially kicked off today! It runs from August 3-August 14. Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. -- To keep the force tactically and technically sound, intense training is a must - even in the midst of a pandemic. In line with the Air Force’s priority to restore readiness and win any figh...
by Dan Gagnon
Mon Jul 27, 2020 5:16 pm
Forum: General Airshow Discussion
Topic: Blue Angels Comment on Super Hornet Transition
Replies: 20
Views: 10922

Re: Blue Angels Comment on Super Hornet Transition

First Blue Angels Super Hornet departs from Cecil Field to NAS Pensacola. Capt. Eric Doyle, Director of the Blue Angels Super Hornet Transition Team, departs Boeing Cecil field for Naval Air Station Pensacola, in the first Blue Angels F/A-18 Super Hornet, July 27. “Acquiring our first Super Hornet i...