2015 USAF F-22 Raptor Demonstration Schedule Released

posted in: Airshows, Military, Schedules | 3
The much-anticipated schedule for the United States Air Force’s F-22 Raptor demo was just released by Air Combat Command. Check your calendars and put in your time-off requests now, because here is where you can find the Raptor flying this year: Mar 21-22 – Melbourne, FL Mar 28-29 – Tuscaloosa, AL Apr 11-12 – Tyndall… Read more

Gordon Bowman-Jones Passes

posted in: Miscellaneous | 1
It is with great sadness that we report Gordon Bowman-Jones passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 15th after complications from an injury sustained in late January. Since 1971, Gordon has been “The Voice of Aviation” at airshows across the world. From Australia to Las Vegas to the sandy beaches of Atlantic City, NJ, Gordon’s witty… Read more

EAA Skiplane Fly-In 2015 – Oshkosh, WI

posted in: Airshows, AirshowStuff, Event Recap | 0
Winter in the northern Midwest means not much flying, and certainly no airshows. Except, that is, for one special event put on by the Experimental Aircraft Association in their hometown of Oshkosh, WI. In the middle of the harsh winter, a few dozen planes gather at EAA’s private Pioneer Airport for one afternoon of flying… Read more

2015 F-16 Fighting Falcon Demo Team Schedule

posted in: Airshows, Military, Schedules | 1
The USAF’s Air Combat Command has released the 2015 Fighting Falcon Demo Team (aka Viper East) schedule! Will you see the team this year? They will perform 15 shows in both the United States and Canada! Mar 21-22 – Melbourne, FL Apr 11-12 – MCAS Beaufort, SC May 30-31 – North Kingstown, RI June 20 Read more

USMC AV-8B Harrier II and MV-22 Osprey Schedule Announced

posted in: Airshows, Military, Schedules | 0
The United States Marine Corps (USMC) has released the AV-8B Harrier II and MV-22 Osprey schedules for this year’s airshow season. If you’re a fan of VTOL hardware, get excited because here are the dates and places where you catch them in action! MV-22 Osprey Mar 21 – Melbourne Air and Space Show- Melbourne, FL… Read more

FLYOVER ALERT: Super Bowl XLIX

posted in: Flyovers, Jet Teams | 0
Airshow fans! Tune into NBC Sunday at 6pm to see the USAF Thunderbirds flyover the Super Bowl! Six red, white, and blue F-16 Fighting Falcons from the USAF’s aerial demonstration squadron will flyover around 6pm Eastern time at the end of the National Anthem to showcase the pride and professionalism of the United States Air… Read more