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by AvgeekJoe
Wed Dec 11, 2019 6:36 am
Forum: 2020 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Abbotsford International Airshow 2020
Replies: 24
Views: 4362

Re: Abbotsford International Airshow 2020

That F-22 Raptor has me so, so excited...

I am so coming to the Thursday twilight practice show, the Friday twilight show, Saturday show, Sunday show and of course departures.

FOUR DAYS OF F-22 RAPTOR. 1, 2, 3 AND 4!

SO HAPPY I DECIDED THIS MORNING TO WEAR MY F-22 DEMO T-SHIRT. GOT LUCKY THERE!
by AvgeekJoe
Sat Dec 07, 2019 7:47 pm
Forum: 2020 Airshow Performer Info And Schedules
Topic: 2020 Jet Team Schedules Next Week!
Replies: 13
Views: 2743

Re: 2020 Jet Team Schedules Next Week!

Love to see the F-22 at Abbotsford - it would have been a five year wait, 2015 was the year before I went to Abby every single year, and a twilight show also for the F-22. If we can get the Super Hornet Demo back at Abby, sweet. Please. Nothing against the F-35C Demo Team, good to see that. I am rig...
by AvgeekJoe
Tue Oct 29, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: 2019 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019
Replies: 75
Views: 18664

Re: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019

I'd love to see both Ghost and Wraith fly! :-)

Especially Ghost - the pixelated F-16!
by AvgeekJoe
Tue Oct 29, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: 2019 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019
Replies: 75
Views: 18664

Re: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019

That's a rad static display list.
by AvgeekJoe
Mon Oct 07, 2019 2:19 am
Forum: 2019 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019
Replies: 75
Views: 18664

Re: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019

Hi Tracy I like to be at the crowd line around the centre one day to catch the aircraft taxying past you on their way to the runway and the other day at the northern end to catch the release of flares and aircraft starting to bank to the left to go round behind the crowd. I used a 70-200 on a full ...
by AvgeekJoe
Wed Sep 18, 2019 5:44 pm
Forum: 2019 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019
Replies: 75
Views: 18664

Re: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019

Paul wrote:
Wed Sep 18, 2019 7:03 am
Flares are mostly released over the land to the north of the airfield. If you watch for any of the home team climbing over that area you’ll catch them.
Thanks very much!
by AvgeekJoe
Wed Sep 18, 2019 5:32 am
Forum: 2019 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019
Replies: 75
Views: 18664

Re: Nellis AFB Aviation Nation 2019

Is there any way of knowing which jets are going to fire off flares and when? So don't want to miss that!
by AvgeekJoe
Wed Sep 18, 2019 5:26 am
Forum: 2019 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: MCAS Miramar Airshow 2019
Replies: 7
Views: 2919

Re: MCAS Miramar Airshow 2019

Staying tuned folks...

Initial weather indicates 70s and pleasant weather with good humidity.
by AvgeekJoe
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: 2019 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Abbotsford International Airshow 2019
Replies: 279
Views: 81686

Re: Abbotsford International Airshow 2019

Hey everyone, Just wanted to say a quick word of thanks to all of your who waited patiently through some challenging weather this past weekend. The only two days of rain in the last 20 days couldn't have come at a worse time for us unfortunately. Another quick word of thanks to those of you who are...