Exciting changes are in store for the Yankee Air Museum near Detroit! After a long campaign to “Save the Bomber Plant”, YAM has finalized the purchase of a portion of the former Willow Run Bomber Plant to act as the museum’s new home. The plant was used by Ford to produce thousands of B-24 […]
For warbird and aviation lovers alike in the Pacific Northwest, Everett, WA was the place to be this past Saturday, May 17. Marking the start of the flying season, local museums and regional pilots brought out their beautiful aircraft for the 19th annual Aviation Day.
Located at Paine Field, home to Boeing’s massive Everett […]
News comes from the Olympia, WA-based Olympic Flight Museum through their Facebook page that their Goodyear FG-1D Corsair made its first flight early Thursday morning. Their Corsair has been under restoration for eleven and a half years through the care of Airpower Unlimited in Jerome, ID. […]
Here in Northeastern Wisconsin, the early months of the year bring few things other than cold and snow. Luckily for aviation fans, these months also usher in one of the more unique aviation events in the area – the annual Experimental Aircraft Association Skiplane Fly-In. On one Saturday every year, dozens of skiplane […]
There was some Russian thunder down in Texas this past weekend as the Cold War Air Museum’s MiG-23 Flogger, seen here, performed a successful taxi test and afterburner run at the Lancaster, TX airport where the CWAM is based. The museum is working on certifying the aircraft with the FAA, though it is […]