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by n33d4sp33d_85
Sun Sep 26, 2021 4:32 am
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 1419
Views: 374525

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

On This Day In Aviation History 1951 - First flight of the de Havilland Sea Vixen [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/De_Havilland_Sea_Vixen] 1965 - First flight of the LTV A-7 Corsair II [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LTV_A-7_Corsair_II] 1981 - First flight of the Boeing 767 [https://en.wikipedia.org/w...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Sun Sep 26, 2021 4:25 am
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Leesburg Airshow 2021
Replies: 7
Views: 6637

Re: Leesburg Airshow 2021

Had a fun time this Saturday at Leesburg Executive Airport. The flying from start to finish was fantastic. An added bonus to the show occurred before the flying program started when Andrew McKenna made two passes in his P-51 Mustang before departing Leesburg. This was Jacquie Warda's [Jacquie B Airs...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Sat Sep 25, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 1419
Views: 374525

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

On this date in 1960 a U. S. Navy F4H-1F Phantom II set a world speed record over a 100-km (62.1-mi) closed-circuit course, averaging 1,390.24 miles per hour. https://www.facebook.com/avgeekery/posts/391606615669295?__cft__[0]=AZVLOhZ1QeNsF83pLf_m50Oz2SEZfLOMcsugKvPR2n1F4YczVizZLjWqVPK3JglXH5JqJJ_m...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Sat Sep 25, 2021 1:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation Topics
Topic: Christopher Reeve's Visit With The Blue Angels
Replies: 0
Views: 23

Christopher Reeve's Visit With The Blue Angels

Today would be the 69th birthday of actor Christopher Reeve (1952-2004), the man who played Superman in four films from 1978 to 1987. Here's a look at Christopher Reeve's visit with the Blue Angels back in 1985.

by n33d4sp33d_85
Sat Sep 25, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 1419
Views: 374525

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

On this day in 2015 the Boeing KC-46 Pegasus flew for the first time.

by n33d4sp33d_85
Sat Sep 25, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 1419
Views: 374525

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

On this day in 1997 the Sukhoi Su-47 Berkut flew for the first time.

by n33d4sp33d_85
Sat Sep 25, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Other Aviation Discussion
Topic: On This Day In Aviation History
Replies: 1419
Views: 374525

Re: On This Day In Aviation History

On this day in 1945 the de Havilland DH.104 Dove flew for the first time.

by n33d4sp33d_85
Sat Sep 25, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Florida International Air Show 2021
Replies: 16
Views: 4302

Re: Florida International Air Show 2021

This year's FIAS will be the debut of Patty Wagstaff's new airplane. It's official! Patti Wagstaff will be flying her new plane, the GB-1 Gamebird at the Florida International Air Show. https://www.facebook.com/FloridaAirShow/posts/4588953881156352?__cft__[0]=AZWdK8_9zacO59iQIG5VrVmwMzCxgyL5wKqOuEoa...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Sat Sep 25, 2021 12:09 am
Forum: 2021 Airshow Performer Info and Schedules
Topic: Patty Wagstaff 2021 Schedule
Replies: 1
Views: 978

Re: Patty Wagstaff 2021 Schedule

Looks like Patty Wagstaff has switched from flying the Extra 300 to the GB-1 Gamebird. It's official! Patti Wagstaff will be flying her new plane, the GB-1 Gamebird at the Florida International Air Show. https://www.facebook.com/FloridaAirShow/posts/4588953881156352?__cft__[0]=AZWdK8_9zacO59iQIG5VrV...
by n33d4sp33d_85
Sat Sep 25, 2021 12:00 am
Forum: 2021 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Wings Over Houston Airshow 2021
Replies: 20
Views: 11017

Re: Wings Over Houston Airshow 2021

The British are coming! Check out these two beauties coming to WOHA, Oct. 9-10 from the Dakota Territory Air Museum. https://www.facebook.com/WingsOverHoustonAirshow/posts/6245617028814197?__cft__[0]=AZUvtcPlgcpFm_1C1lBP47VET85x7X2gOIUS1znk20Icz2Xcw_XWJ1_etFdE5rpG1fIgb7WkrpfAZ2CTwKKiudKxYV20DDVrImj...