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  • Military and civilian aircraft highlight sucessful Tuscaloosa air show
    Military and civilian aircraft highlight Tuscaloosa Air Show
    Military and civilian aircraft soared across western Alabama's beautiful skies over the weekend as record crowds attended the two-day Tuscaloosa Regional Air Show highlighted by America's Pride, the Blue Angels.The Navy and Marines Flight...
  • Blue Angels
    Blue Angels are ambassadors for the Navy
    As World War II drew to an end, Chief of Naval Operations, Admiral Chester W. Nimitz, set into motion the plans which would later lead to the formation of the Blue Angels. His goal for the team was to keep alive the public’s interest in...
  • All presumed dead aboard crashed Germanwings jetliner
    All presumed dead aboard crashed Germanwings jetliner
    Germanwings confirmed the loss of an Airbus A320 flying between Barcelona Spain, and Düsseldorf, Germany, Tuesday with all 144 passengers and six crew members aboard presumed dead, according to footage of rescue operations released by Russia Today...
  • MH370: One year later
    Interim report into MH370 disappearance offers no new answers
    An interim report into the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 released Sunday revealed that a battery which powered the plane's emergency locator transmitter (ELT) had expired for more than a year before the plane disappeared, a...
  • Aviation marvels GEICO Skytypers release air show schedule
    GEICO Skytypers release 2015 air show schedule
    The GEICO Skytypers low-level precision flying team announced their upcoming 2015 air show schedule on Thursday as they prepare to take flight in three weeks for the long awaited season opener.Six WWII-era SNJ-2 warbirds form this special flight...
  • ALPA
    Sun Country Pilots grant union authority to call a strike-100% vote “Yes”
    “We do not want a strike – we want a contract” While workers continue to strengthen the economy through teamwork and dedication, Sun Country Airlines continues to reap the rewards while refusing to negotiate in good faith to...
  • Three Challenges Facing the Aviation Industry
    Three Challenges Facing the Aviation Industry
    From passenger flights to cargo runs, aviation provides a major boost to the international economy. The global aviation industry is expected to account for $743 billion in revenue during 2014, according to PricewaterhouseCoopers -- a new all-time...
  • SR-71A in flight
    Well worth the stop: Nebraska's Strategic Air and Space Museum
    If you find yourself in Omaha, Nebraska, you don't have to go far to see an aviation museum that focuses on aircraft and nuclear missiles of the U.S. Air Force, one of the top collections of strategic aircraft to be seen anywhere. TheStrategic...
  • Ex-Luftwaffe fighter pilot, Ewald Rudat.
    Ex-Luftwaffe fighter pilot is aviation museum's truly remarkable tour guide
    Ewald Rudat was five when an aircraft flying over his home caught his eye."Even at 500 feet I could see through the window. I said, that's what I want to do." said Rudat.It's not unusual for aviators to discover their passion for...
  • Child introduced to aviation
    Aviation charity promotes education and history
    The Reno Air Racing Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit organization, invites financial contributions to enhance aviation history and education. Founded in 2004, Foundation and its many programs are graciously funded by business leaders, community...
  • Bleriot XI
    This Day in Richmond History: November 26, 1910
    On this day in 1910, early aviation pioneer John Moisant and the International Aviators group dazzle the crowd in Richmond with their aerobatic flying act.In the Fall of 1910, following some successful races in New York, John B. Moisant and his...
  • Malaysia Airlines
    Malaysia Airlines Flight's families upset while tech hacker involvement reported
    The families of the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 passengers who went missing when the plane disappeared on March 8 are extremely upset with airlines company, according to an NBC report on Tuesday. A couple of days ago, an airlines official said...
  • Amelia Earhart plane found? Fragment found on uninhabited island
    Fragment of Amelia Earhart's plane found, 'ID'd to a high degree of certainty'
    The latest developments in the search for Amelia Earhart and her aircraft are promising. Researchers atThe International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (orTIGHAR) believe a fragment found in 1991 likely came from the aviator's Lockheed...
  • Wings Over North Georgia displays aerobatics and family fun
    Top aviation performers soar at Wings Over North Georgia
    Nearly 72,000 aviation enthusiasts turned out for the largest air show in the southeast this past weekend as the Wings Over North Georgia Air Show headlined top aviation performances, great food and live musical acts.The U.S. Air Force...
  • Thunderbirds and aerobatic aircraft headline north Georgia air show
    Thunderbirds, aerobatics and BBQ headline Wings Over North Georgia
    High performance flight demonstrations will soar across the north Georgia skies this weekend as aerobatic teams led by the Air Force Thunderbirds and the GEICO Skytypers headline the Wings over North Georgia Air Show.The two day air show begins on...