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Graves, Bush shared aviation as a love – News-Press Now

News-Press NowGraves, Bush shared aviation as a loveNews-Press NowGraves, a licensed commercial pilot with an airline transport certification and an enthusiast of vintage aircraft, flew the Avenger in air shows with others from the Texas Flying Legends…

Accidents: December 2018 – Aviation International News

Accidents: December 2018Aviation International NewsTheir father, Sir Tim Wallis, founded the popular Warbirds over Wanaka air show and survived 15 crashes of his own, including at least three in helicopters and two in World War II-vintage Supermarine S…

Support Aviation History This #GivingTuesday – Warbirds News

Warbirds NewsSupport Aviation History This #GivingTuesdayWarbirds NewsHundreds of thousands of air show visitors have toured its interior, learning about the Berlin Airlift from the artifacts and stories presented within, as well as actual veterans of …

‘Lucky Thirteen’ – Another B-17 Flying Fortress Slowly Emerging From the Ashes – Warbirds News


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‘Lucky Thirteen’ – Another B-17 Flying Fortress Slowly Emerging From the Ashes
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For the past decade, a vintage automobile restorer named Ray Moore has been following his singular passion for the Boeing B-17 bomber in Asheville, North Carolina. Moore has harnessed his expertise in precisely shaping metal and focused it in a new …

MD: 93-Year-Old WWII Vet Killed in Fredericksburg Plane Crash – AviationPros.com

MD: 93-Year-Old WWII Vet Killed in Fredericksburg Plane CrashAviationPros.comLosada was a passenger in a P-51D Mustang piloted by 73-year-old Cowden Clark Ward Jr. The two men were killed when the vintage fighter crashed into the parking lot of a Frede…

Central Texas lawmaker remembers pilot in WWII plane crash – KXAN.com

Central Texas lawmaker remembers pilot in WWII plane crashKXAN.comThe last time he saw Ward was in July at the national Oshkosh Air Show in Wisconsin. "He had a … Despite those demands, Slack says typically he sees issues corresponding to either…

Central Texas lawmaker remembers pilot in WWII plane crash – KXAN.com

Central Texas lawmaker remembers pilot in WWII plane crashKXAN.comThe last time he saw Ward was in July at the national Oshkosh Air Show in Wisconsin. "He had a … Despite those demands, Slack says typically he sees issues corresponding to either…

93-year-old WWII vet killed in Fredericksburg plane crash – Austin American-Statesman

Austin American-Statesman93-year-old WWII vet killed in Fredericksburg plane crashAustin American-StatesmanLosada was a passenger in a P-51D Mustang piloted by 73-year-old Cowden Clark Ward Jr. The two men were killed when the vintage fighter crashed i…

40ft from disaster: Spitfire and Chinook in near miss before 2018 Cosford Air Show – expressandstar.com

expressandstar.com40ft from disaster: Spitfire and Chinook in near miss before 2018 Cosford Air Showexpressandstar.comThe controller also said he had expected the Spitfire to approach at a minimum height of 500ft – the lowest level for approaches under…

40ft from disaster: Spitfire and Chinook in near miss before 2018 Cosford Air Show – expressandstar.com

expressandstar.com40ft from disaster: Spitfire and Chinook in near miss before 2018 Cosford Air Showexpressandstar.comThe controller also said he had expected the Spitfire to approach at a minimum height of 500ft – the lowest level for approaches under…