LiveAirShow TV profiles Jerry ‘Jive’ Kerby

Posted on March 19th, 2014 by

Every wonder why a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel who’s flown some of the most powerful jets around would want to get into an RV-8 for an airshow act? The folks at LiveAirShow TV wondered that very thing, and caught up... Continue Reading →

The great ones use leverage

Posted on March 17th, 2014 by

A fairly bright man from the ancient world said something to the effect of give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum to place it on, and I can move the world. Admittedly, it’s been at least 2,200 years... Continue Reading →

Revised date set for Aviation Summit

Posted on March 16th, 2014 by

Lift Event Management recently adjusted the date of its planned 2014 Aviation Summit in Palm Springs to Oct. 31-Nov. 2. Continue Reading →

Blind man to drive motorcycle at Thunder in the Valley Air Show

Posted on March 14th, 2014 by

COLUMBUS, Ga. — The National Federation of the Blind today announced that one of its members, Dan Parker, an experienced race car builder and driver who lost his sight as the result of a racing accident in 2012, will again... Continue Reading →

Aero

Breitling Jet Team to fly for first time in U.S. next year

Posted on March 14th, 2014 by

The Breitling Jet Team will perform in the U.S. for the first time ever in 2015. The aerobatic display team is comprised of seven L-39 C Albatros jets that can reach speeds of up to 565 mph, and have flown... Continue Reading →

Bob Hoover to receive Outstanding Aviator Award

Posted on March 12th, 2014 by

NEW YORK, N.Y. — The Wings Club and International Aviation Women’s Association (IAWA) will honor Bob Hoover with the fifth annual Outstanding Aviator Award. Continue Reading →

WomenVenture to return to Oshkosh

Posted on March 11th, 2014 by

EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wis. — The annual WomenVenture gathering, designed to encourage and inspire women in aviation and those who want to fly, will welcome hundreds of female aviators on Wednesday, July 30, during the annual EAA AirVenture Oshkosh... Continue Reading →

Stallion's Crazy Horse Low Pass

Flight of a lifetime for $20

Posted on March 10th, 2014 by

Stallion 51 has donated the flight of a lifetime to Mercy Flight Southeast to raise funds for this critically-needed charity. In this raffle, you can win a chance to fly a P-51 Mustang while helping others. Continue Reading →

EAA 677 awards scholarship to Young Eagle

Posted on March 10th, 2014 by

COLUMBUS, GA. — Chattahoochee Valley Chapter 677 of the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA 677), based at Columbus Airport (CSG), has awarded a full scholarship to the EAA Air Academy to 17-year-old Kennedy Davenport of Columbus, Georgia. Continue Reading →

Soaring

Sailplane racers to compete in Nationals

Posted on March 9th, 2014 by

Sailplane racers will gather in Minden, Nevada, this June 10-19 to compete in the 18 Meter Nationals. Continue Reading →