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Triple Tree: The fly-in upgraded

Posted on September 21st, 2014 by

By JONI M. FISHER Aside from the 7,000-foot long, 400-foot wide pristine grass runway, the manned control tower, the granite countertops in the restrooms, and the hospitality of more than 80 volunteers, this year’s Triple Tree Fly-In, held Sept. 3-7... Continue Reading →

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‘Every flight is a pinnacle’

Posted on September 21st, 2014 by

By JONI M. FISHER The hardest part of flying the P-51 for 91-year-old retired endodontist John D. Hartness of Rocky Mountain, North Carolina, was climbing into the plane. He rented time in the P-51, owned by the Dixie Wing of... Continue Reading →

Sebring LSA Expo expands its focus

Posted on September 18th, 2014 by

The U.S. Sport Aviation Expo recently expanded the categories of aircraft that it will welcome. Starting with the 11th annual Expo, Jan. 14-17, 2015, at Sebring Regional Airport in Florida, visitors will be able to review light-sport aircraft, homebuilts, rebuilt certificated... Continue Reading →

Sheltair offers specials for NBAA2014

Posted on September 18th, 2014 by

ORLANDO, Florida — For this year’s National Business Aviation Association convention (NBAA2014), Sheltair Aviation’s FBO at Orlando Executive Airport will provide special offerings, including continuous free shuttles between Sheltair ORL and the NBAA static display of aircraft, buses to and from the... Continue Reading →

100 Young Eagles to soar from Southeast Aviation Expo

Posted on September 17th, 2014 by

On Saturday, Sept. 27, beginning at 9 a.m., the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) Chapter 249 of Greenville, S.C., will offer free flights to the first 100 8- to 17 year-old kids that ask for a Young Eagles flight at the Southeast Aviation... Continue Reading →

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Commemorative Air Force to host Education Day for local students

Posted on September 17th, 2014 by

DALLAS - The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) will host a free Education Day for students across North Texas on Thursday, Oct. 2, at Dallas Executive Airport as part of the CAF WWII Air Expo. Continue Reading →

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Video: Championship Sunday at the Reno Air Races

Posted on September 15th, 2014 by

Steve Hinton flew to another Unlimited Class Gold Championship at the Reno Air Races on Sunday. Airailimages was on hand and filed this video report… Continue Reading →

Pilot Mall hosts free BBQ

Posted on September 15th, 2014 by

LAKELAND, Florida — Pilot Mall will host a free BBQ for lunch for fly-in/drive-in pilots, as well as the teachers attending “Classroom to the Sky” at SUN ‘n FUN Saturday, Sept. 27, at Lakeland-Linder Airport (LAL). Continue Reading →

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Reno Air Races Saturday Highlights

Posted on September 14th, 2014 by

Airailimages was back on site at the Reno Air Races on Saturday and captured some exciting video. Enjoy 2.5 minutes of the sights and sounds of Reno. Continue Reading →

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Friday at the Reno Air Races

Posted on September 13th, 2014 by

Airailimages is on the pylons for General Aviation News this year. Here is some action from Friday’s races. Continue Reading →