2015 Thunder Over Louisville Lineup Announced

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Organizers with the Thunder over Louisville “Boom with A View” airshow have announced a pretty solid lineup for this year’s show. Headlining the event will be the USAF Thunderbirds! Other performances include a USMC Harrier Demo, US Navy Super Hornet Demo from VFA-106 and the U.S. Army Golden Knights among many civilian performers! Make sure… Read more

BREAKING: 2015 Offutt AFB Air Show Canceled

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There will be no 2015 airshow at Offutt AFB due to funding issues. Base officials announced the cancelation recently, telling WOWT that the 55th Wing has withdrawn a request to host the event after learning that funding has been approved for runway repairs. The work is in front of hangars which typically house airshow performer’s… Read more

RCAF Announces Pilot and Theme for 2015 CF-18 Demo Team

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In a press release last Friday, the Royal Canadian Air Force announced that Captain Denis “Cheech” Beaulieu will be the CF-18 Demonstration pilot for the 2015 season. A native of Sherbrooke, Quebec, Capt. Beaulieu joined the Canadian Armed Forces in 2006 with the goal of becoming a fighter pilot. In 2011, he completed CF-18 training… Read more

US Navy and Marine Tactical Demos Are Back for 2015!

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The US Navy and Marine Corps will both participate in aerial demonstrations during the 2015 season, per the Navy/Marine Forum at the International Council of Airshows Convention. The US Navy will support a full Blue Angels and Leap Frogs schedule and 20 Hornet tactical demos. Ten of these tactical hornet demos will be performed by… Read more

[Updated x2] Canadian Forces CF-18 Hornet Demo 2015 Schedule Released

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Here is the 2015 airshow schedule for the Canadian Forces CF-18 Hornet demonstration team! Will you see them in 2015? Let us know! Post on our Facebook page and make sure you share pictures after the show! {Updated 5/19/15 to add Eau Claire} {Updated 4/14/15 to remove Wasaga Beach} {Updated 4/2/15 to remove Waterloo} May… Read more

[Updated x2] Canadian Forces Snowbirds 2015 Airshow Schedule Released

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Here is the 2015 Canadian Forces Snowbirds schedule. Will you see them in 2015? Let us know! Post on our Facebook page and make sure you share pictures after the show! {Updated 4/14/15 to remove Wasaga Beach} {Updated 4/2/15 to remove Waterloo and add Winston-Salem, Saint-Isidore, Evansville, and Medicine Hat} May 1 – Moose Jaw… Read more

A New Home and New Name for the Yankee Air Museum

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Exciting changes are in store for the Yankee Air Museum near Detroit! After a long campaign to “Save the Bomber Plant”, YAM has finalized the purchase of a portion of the former Willow Run Bomber Plant to act as the museum’s new home. The plant was used by Ford to produce thousands of B-24 Liberator… Read more