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 →

Great Galena Balloon Race

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 →

Two fund-raisers prepare way for Warbird Weekend

Posted on June 12th, 2014 by

GRANGEVILLE, Idaho – Warbird Weekend is approaching — July 12-13 — and two upcoming fund-raisers are planned to help fund fuel costs that support bringing more aircraft for the two-day show at the Idaho County Airport. Continue Reading →

Scenes from the Planes of Fame Airshow

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by

Frederick A. Johnsen attended the Planes of Fame Museum airshow at Chino, Calif., held May 2-4, and sent us these photos: Continue Reading →


AirVenture Cup Race now accepting entries

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by

This July, fast airplanes, race pilots, and aviation enthusiasts will once again be descending upon Mitchell, South Dakota, (KMHE) in advance of the 17th annual EAA AirVenture Cup. This year’s race is planned to start from KMHE and have a... Continue Reading →


Zenith ships One Week Wonder kit to AirVenture

Posted on June 10th, 2014 by

The Experimental Aircraft Association‘s program to build a complete aircraft during AirVenture-Oshkosh 2014 has moved a step closer. Zenith Aircraft President Sebastien Heintz has put the final screws into the crate holding all of the materials needed to assemble the airframe... Continue Reading →


John Klatt Airshows partners with Butler Watch Co.

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by

John Klatt Airshows has selected Butler Watch Co. as The Official Timepiece of John Klatt Airshows. Continue Reading →

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 →