HOUSTON, TEXAS – Civil Air Patrol’s Texas Wing flew Jan. 24 and will fly again Jan. 31 and Feb. 2 in southeast Texas to help the Air Force ensure the safety and security of airspace around NRG Stadium and Super Bowl 51, slated for Feb. 5. [Read more…]
By K.D. LEPERI
In a lonely stretch of desiccated Sonoran Desert lies the ghosts of many an aircraft. Their ages and missions vary and some relics are in better shape than others. However, whether reciprocating engine, propeller, or jet powered, all have a wonderful backstory.
Located in Tucson, Arizona, The Pima Air & Space Museum is the resting grounds for one of the largest and best collections of aircraft in the United States. From a Wright Flyer to a contemporary Boeing 787 Dreamliner, the museum’s aircraft inventory is both rare and diverse. [Read more…]