Category Archives: Wings

Suburban airports offer winter getaways, ease and convenience – The Journal News | LoHud.com

The Journal News | LoHud.comSuburban airports offer winter getaways, ease and convenienceThe Journal News | LoHud.comVINTAGE PLANES: World War II planes on display at county airport · PHOTOS: New York Air Show at Stewart. You can get to warmer c…

The First Flight of the Roseland Spitfire – Warbirds News

The First Flight of the Roseland SpitfireWarbirds NewsVintage Wings of Canada will now take TE294 through a lengthy, meticulous and methodical test process for the rest of the year to ensure she is in perfect order before she attends any distant air sh…

RAF Phantom “Black Mike’ Moves to RAF Cosford – Warbirds News

RAF Phantom “Black Mike’ Moves to RAF Cosford
Warbirds News
As our regular readers will know, WarbirdsNews believes strongly in championing the preservation of vintage aircraft whenever possible. When in 2014 we learned that a historic RAF McDonnell Douglas Phantom II FGR.1 XV582 nicknamed “Black Mike” was …

Chasing Planes: New Series Follows the Efforts to Run an Air Museum – Warbirds News

Chasing Planes: New Series Follows the Efforts to Run an Air MuseumWarbirds NewsMany WarbirdsNews readers will be well aware of Gordon Page, and his amazing efforts to save vintage military aircraft over the last three decades. Page first came to promi…

Final Lineup Announced for 2017 Wings Over Houston Airshow – Warbirds News

Warbirds NewsFinal Lineup Announced for 2017 Wings Over Houston AirshowWarbirds NewsProduced by the Commemorative Air Force, the non-profit air show will feature a dramatic Vietnam War Tribute, with flying demonstrations by an F-4 Phantom II, F-100 Sup…

B-17G “The Movie” Memphis Belle Flying High, Again – Warbirds News


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B-17G “The Movie” Memphis Belle Flying High, Again
Warbirds News
The initial aim was to get MMB flying again before the museum’s annual “Greatest Show On Turf” air show in mid-July, but unfortunately the overhaul shop wasn’t able to deliver the final engine in time. Regardless, the volunteers pushed on, and worked …

Flight thrills, historic aircraft, kids activities on tap at Flights of Our Fathers Air Show and Fly-In in Terrell … – inForney.com

Flight thrills, historic aircraft, kids activities on tap at Flights of Our Fathers Air Show and Fly-In in Terrell
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… the 10th annual Flights of Our Fathers Air Show and Fly-In, benefiting the No. 1 British Flying Training School (BFTS) Museum. There will be aerobatic flights, kids’ activities, displays of military and vintage aircraft, a car and motorcycle show

Westmoreland County Airshow to feature world’s first single-engine jet fighter – Tribune-Review

Westmoreland County Airshow to feature world’s first single-engine jet fighter
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Jerry Conley’s vintage British Vampire jet fighter, at left, flies in formation with a modern Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornet fighter during a summer 2017 airshow in Ontario, Canada. The Vampire jet is slated to appear at the 2018 Westmoreland

Business briefs: Oil prices dent US stocks; Boeing lands 777 order – Charleston Post Courier


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Business briefs: Oil prices dent US stocks; Boeing lands 777 order
Charleston Post Courier
Chicago-based Boeing and Ethiopian, Africa’s largest cargo operator, made the announcement at the biennial Dubai Air Show, which continues through Thursday. Boeing 777 freighters have a list price of $325.7 million. However, airlines and manufacturers …

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Blue Angels room opens at McGuire’s Pub | WEAR – WEAR


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Blue Angels room opens at McGuire’s Pub | WEAR
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The U.S. Navy Blue Angels helped McGuire’s Irish Pub unveil its new collection of team memorabilia on Sunday as a cap to the end of their 2017 season.

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