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Heavy Bombers Weekend July 25-27

Posted on June 19th, 2014 by

MADISON, Wisconsin — In a second annual rare gathering of World War II-era aircraft, the Commemorative Air Force and the Experimental Aircraft Association are joining forces for a “Heavy Bombers Weekend” in Madison the weekend before EAA AirVenture. The three-day... Continue Reading →

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South Shore Air Show returns

Posted on June 18th, 2014 by

FIAR OAKS, Ind. — The South Shore Air Show is returning in 2014 at a new location. Fair Oaks Farms, home to multiple attractions, will play backdrop to the airshow, slated for July 11-13. Continue Reading →

AirVenture tempts teachers with freebies

Posted on June 17th, 2014 by

You don’t have to be a pilot or an aircraft mechanic to enjoy the largest general aviation gathering in North America. To prove that point, Build A Plane, in partnership with AirVenture, is offering teachers a very special perk for... Continue Reading →

FreeFlight Oshkosh drawing includes ADS-B transceiver

Posted on June 17th, 2014 by

FreeFlight Systems has launched the “Wrangle A RANGR” promotion for U.S.-registered aircraft owners, offering a grand prize of RANGR FDL-978-XVR ADS-B Universal Access Transceiver (UAT) at no charge, a $3,000 installation credit, and an iPad Mini. The drawing also includes a... Continue Reading →

10th Annual Jets Over Kentucky roars into Lebanon

Posted on June 16th, 2014 by

LEBANON, Ky. — Rolling, looping, spinning, racing — expect to see plenty of action in the air above the Lebanon-Springfield Airport when the 10th Annual Jets Over Kentucky Week gets underway July 6 to 13. About 200 pilots from around the... Continue Reading →

LiveAirShowTV to provide live coverage of Star-Spangled Spectacular

Posted on June 16th, 2014 by

This September, LiveAirShowTV will be right in the middle of the action as America celebrates the Bicentennial of our national anthem, “The Star-Spangled Banner.” Continue Reading →

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F-22 Raptor to make return appearance at Reno Air Races

Posted on June 14th, 2014 by

RENO, Nev. – The F-22 Raptor will be one of the headliners at this year’s National Championship Air Races, officials from the Reno Air Racing Association (RARA) report. Continue Reading →

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Great Galena Balloon Race takes off June 20

Posted on June 13th, 2014 by

GALENA, Ill. – The staff at Eagle Ridge Resort & Spa has started to plan for one of the most popular summer events in Galena: the 13th Annual Great Galena Balloon Race. Weekend events take place from Friday, June 20,... Continue Reading →

Free waffles at PilotMall Open House at SUN ‘n FUN

Posted on June 13th, 2014 by

SUN ‘n FUN Radio and PILOT MALL will be serving up free waffles Saturday morning, June 21, on the SUN ‘n FUN grounds at Lakeland-Linder Airport (KLAL) inLakeland, Fla. Breakfast festivities run from 8 a.m. until 11 a.m. The Open House continues until 2 p.m. at the Pilot... Continue Reading →

Air Race Classic takes off June 16

Posted on June 13th, 2014 by

Buchanan Field Airport in Concord, Calif., will be the start of this year’s Air Race Classic (ARC), which spans over 2,338 nautical miles. The 2014 Air Race Classic will be held June 16-19. Racers will zoom through 10 intermediate stops in... Continue Reading →