Engine Issues Force USAF F-35 Demo Team To Cut Back 2021 Schedule

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The USAF F-35 Lightning II Demonstration Team will be cutting a number of planned airshow performances this year due to fleet-wide engine issues. This surprising news was confirmed by the team earlier today. The Pratt & Whitney engines in the Air Force F-35A fleet have reportedly been operating at higher than expected temperatures. This, combined… Read more

Aftershock Jet Truck Coming To Airshows In 2018

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Darnell Racing Enterprises is adding a new jet truck to their lineup! Claimed as the world’s fastest fire truck at an amazing 407 mph, as certified by the Guinness Book of World Records, the “Aftershock” jet truck is a new addition to the Darnells’ already popular collection of jet vehicles. The Darnell family also owns… Read more

Restored B-29 Superfortress ‘Doc’ Will Roar To Life This Friday

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According to Warbirds News, the B-29 Superfortress known as ‘Doc’ will have its first engine run this Friday at 8:00 a.m. The event will take place at Air Capital Flightline in Wichita, Kansas. Warbird fans have been eagerly awaiting news of the B-29 ever since its ‘rollout’ announcement back in March. Once ‘Doc’ becomes airworthy,… Read more