Beautiful weather boosts Virginia Fly-in

Posted on June 8th, 2014 by

By DeWITT WHITTINGTON After low clouds and some rain up and down the East Coast, May 31 proved the beginning of a spectacular weekend of blue skies and intense sun, which brought out the colors of about 207 aircraft attending... Continue Reading →

Bearhawk takes first place at Texas STOL Roundup

Posted on June 8th, 2014 by

AUSTIN, Texas – Bearhawk Aircraft’s Bearhawk four-place aircraft scored a first place finish at the Texas STOL Roundup held April 11-13 in Llano, Texas (KAQO). The winning aircraft, a kit-built Bearhawk manufactured by AviPro of Austin, Texas, competed in the... Continue Reading →

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On your mark, get set…Air racing season begins

Posted on June 5th, 2014 by

For most aviators, air racing is on the Bucket List, somewhere between flying into AirVenture and getting a seaplane rating. The Sport Air Racing League can help you cross that one off the list — and you don’t need a... Continue Reading →

Summer fun with Jerry Trimble Helicopters

Posted on June 5th, 2014 by

McMINNVILLE, Ore. — Jerry Trimble Helicopters (JTH) is planning a fun summer with two upcoming events: The JTH 4th annual touchdown autorotation contest and a Poker Run. Continue Reading →

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Rocky Mountain Airshow moves to GXY for 2014

Posted on June 4th, 2014 by

GREELEY, Colo. — Due to construction at the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport, The Rocky Mountain Airshow is moving to the Greeley-Weld County Airport (GXY) for its 2014 event, August 22- 23. Continue Reading →

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Hayward Air Rally prepares for takeoff

Posted on June 3rd, 2014 by

Organizers note it’s less than 60 days from the start of the Hayward Air Rally from Hayward, Calif., to Oshkosh. More than 30 aircraft have entered to date, but organizers say they hope to have 50 to celebrate the rally’s... Continue Reading →

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Combat pilots and Warbirds to be featured at Oshkosh

Posted on June 3rd, 2014 by

OSHKOSH, Wis. — A rare opportunity to listen to combat pilots tell their stories and view wartime aircraft will be at this year’s Warbirds in Review at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014. Continue Reading →

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Win a chance to fly with the Breitling Jet Team

Posted on June 3rd, 2014 by

Breitling has launched an online video contest with a grand prize of a ride of a lifetime: A trip to Europe to fly with the Breitling Jet Team in a Breitling L-39C Albatros. The winner will fly with the Jet Team in their... Continue Reading →

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See Red Bull Air Race on TV tonight

Posted on June 2nd, 2014 by

In the sweltering tropical heat of Putrajaya, Malaysia, the third leg of the Red Bull Air Race World Championship airs Monday, June 2, at 7 pm ET/4 pm PT on FOX Sports 1. After two races, Hannes Arch of Austria... Continue Reading →

Air racer Mike Goulian flies clean — maybe too clean

Posted on June 2nd, 2014 by

On one hand, American pilot Mike Goulian saw some encouraging progress at the third stop of the Red Bull Air Race in Malaysia — but not nearly the kind of progress he’s looking for. For three races in a row, the... Continue Reading →