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Last Update:
July 22, 2015


July 2015 |Top

FHC's all-day 2nd Annual Air & Ground Show
Date:
Saturday, July 25th, 2015 • 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Name:
FHC's all-day 2nd Annual Air & Ground Show
Location:
FHC SkyFair, Flying Heritage Collection, 3407 109TH ST SW, Everett, WA 98204
Contact:

Danielle
(877) FHC-3404
daniellej@flyingheritage.com
www.flyingheritage.com

Description:

The FHC's all-day 2nd Annual Air & Ground Show will include a multitude of vehicle and plane demos, WWII re-enactors, RC tanks, kid's activities, and PC gaming. Enjoy a dance band and lots of food vendors while you watch some of the rarest planes in the world take to the skies! This year, Planes of Fame Museum is scheduled to fly their Korean War-era MiG-15 and F-86 jet fighters!

PLEASE NOTE: The flights are planned activities but are subject to weather conditions, pilot availability, and the mechanical condition of the aircraft. Flying may be cancelled without notice due to these factors. Please call (877) FHC-3404.


August 2015 |
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Michigan Air Rally
Date:
August 14th and 15th, 2015
Name:
Michigan Air Rally
Location:
Muskegon, MI
Contact:

Herb Harney
hharney@sbcglobal.net
www.miairrally.org

Description:

A proficiency challenge that offers aviators the opportunity to demonstrate their fuel planning, pilotage and dead-reckoning skills on a cross-country flight without the use of any advanced navigation equipment in the Analog Traditional Class and the use of advance equipment in the Digital Class.


Mason Aviation Day
Date:
Saturday ,August 15, 2015 - 7:30am to 2:00pm
Name:
Mason Aviation Day
Location:
Mason Jewett Airport (TEW) Mason, MI
Contact:

Steve
517-290-7528
vickie@eaa55.org
www.eaa55.org

Description:

“All-U-Can-Eat” Pancake Breakfast (served with eggs, sausage, juice and coffee) from 7:30 to 11:00am and then a Grilled Steak Lunch from Noon to 2:00pm (Sandwiches will also be available)
Gift bags for the first 50 registered pilots plus door prize drawing.
Many homebuilt, antique, warbird and general aviation aircraft are expected along with a variety of exhibits and displays.
Bi-Plane rides and aircraft rides available at various costs. (weather permitting)
Parking and admission to Mason Jewett Airport is FREE
Hosted by EAA Chapter 55


Great Barrington Airport's 5th Annual End of Summer Fly-In
Date:
Saturday, August 15, 2015 8:30 AM - 4 PM (Raindate: August 16, 2015)
Name:
FLY-IN to benefit the Great Barrington Rotary
Location:
Great Barrington Airport (KGBR)
Contact:

Joseph Near
877-770-1230 • 413-528-1010
info@greatbarringtonairport.com
www.greatbarringtonairport.com

Description:

Along with static displays of airplanes, vendors, various raffles, food and crafts, there will be airplane, helicopter and balloon rides offered all day. Also, demonstrations of radio controlled aircraft and paragliding. Classic cars and trucks will be on display. This is a great event for the whole family! Proceeds benefit the Great Barrington Rotary Youth Scholarship!


V-J Day 70th Anniversary
Date:
Saturday, August 15, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Name:
V-J Day 70th Anniversary
Location:
Paine Field KPAE
Contact:

Danielle Jorgensen
(877) FHC-3404
daniellej@flyingheritage.com
www.flyingheritage.com

Description:

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, the Flying Heritage Collection is taking to the skies with some of America's most iconic WWII aircraft! See the big P-47 Thunderbolt and the F6F Hellcat, and hear the purr of the P-51 Mustang's Merlin engine.

Watching the flying demonstration is always free, but why not make the day of it? Museum admission gets you entry for special events and lectures, a free pilots' autograph signing session, and an up-close look at some of the rarest and most valuable vintage aircraft and vehicles in the world!

Doors open at 10 am, planes fly at noon!

PLEASE NOTE: The flights are planned activities but are subject to weather conditions, pilot availability, and the mechanical condition of the aircraft. Flying may be cancelled without notice due to these factors. Please call (877) FHC-3404.


Luftwaffe Day
Date:
Saturday, August 29, 2015 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Name:
Luftwaffe Day
Location:
Paine Field KPAE
Contact:

Danielle Jorgensen
(877) 342-3404
daniellej@flyingheritage.com
www.flyingheritage.com

Description:

The Flying Heritage Collection holds some of the rarest and most iconic German aircraft of World War II. On August 29th, the famous Bf 109 Messerschmitt and the ultra-rare Focke-Wulf Fw 190 will take to the skies once again! Also scheduled to fly is the super-slow-moving Fieseler Storch spotter plane!

Watching the flying demonstration is always free, but why not make the day of it? Museum admission gets you entry for special events and lectures, a free pilots’ autograph signing session, and an up-close look at some of the rarest and most valuable vintage aircraft and vehicles in the world!

Doors open at 10 am, planes fly at noon!

PLEASE NOTE: The flights are planned activities but are subject to weather conditions, pilot availability, and the mechanical condition of the aircraft. Flying may be cancelled without notice due to these factors. Please call (877) 342-3404.


September 2015 |Top

26th Annual Vintage RC Society Spirit of Selinsgrove Reunion
Date:
September 5 & 6, 2015
Name:
26th Annual Vintage RC Society Spirit of Selinsgrove Reunion
Location:
Aeroguidance Society Field 147 Warrick Rd., Endicott, NY
Contact:

Bob Noll
607-754-5279
BOBRC@aol.com
www.vintagercsociety.org

Description:

• Hosted by VR/CS Chapter III – The Golden Eagles and the Aeroguidance Society
• Open Flying – 3 flightlines – unlimited flights! – “Channel 42 Not Available”
• Club sound limit is 96 dBA
• Concours Events (VRCS & Theme Plane)
• Class I, Class II and Class III Pattern Competition
• Vintage Scale Event
• Camping on site – no hookups, call CD for local camp sites
• Saturday Evening Banquet


Tri-State EAA Chapter #1115 Annual Labor Day Breakfast Fly-In
Date:
September 7, 2015
Name:
Tri-State EAA Chapter #1115 Annual Labor Day Breakfast Fly-In
Location:
Gage Oklahoma Airport (GAG) Gage Oklahoma 73843
Contact:

Rory Hicks
806-480-0200
buzzardhill@pldi.net

Description:

Tri-State EAA Chapter #1115 Annual Labor Day Breakfast Fly-In September 7, 2015. New runway! Come have breakfast with us at the Gage Oklahoma Airport (GAG) Gage Oklahoma 73843.


COPA’s 13thAnnual Migration
Date:
Sept. 10, 2015 - Sept. 13, 2015
Name:
COPA’s 13thAnnual Migration
Location:
Addison (KADS), Class D airport just NE of Dallas, Ft Worth (KDFW)
Contact:

(800) 248-1602
www.addisontexas.net

Description:

9/10 Thursday: Arrival, Booth Setup (1pm-6pm), Copa Cabana Social
9/11 Friday- 9/12 Saturday: Core Migration Activities,Exhibition Hall Open
9/13 Sunday: Depart Addison


E.A.A. Rough River Fly-In 2015
Date:
Sept. 11, 2015 - Sept. 12, 2015
Name:
E.A.A. Rough River Fly-In 2015
Location:
Rough River State Resort Park, 450 Lodge Road, Falls of Rough, KY
Contact:

Norman Houglan
502-215-6202
www.kyeaasportaviation.tripod.com/

Description:

Friday, Sept. 11
• Evening social get together
Saturday, Sept. 12
• Evening social hour followed by banquet w/ speaker and prizes
Plus
• Flying all day
• Poker Run
• Spot Landing
• People's Choice Judging
• Excellent accommodations at the park lodge
• On field restaurant
• Local EAA chapter hamburgers, brats, and soft drinks daily
• Wing camping w/ showers available. Park charges fee.
• Rough River State Resort Park, 450 Lodge Road, Falls of Rough, KY 40119-6100, 270-257-2311, Fax: 270-257-8682, Toll Free 1-800-325-1713. Rough River Dam is in the central time zone. Airport Info: Rough River State Park (2I3) Falls of Rough, KY. N37-36.59 W086-30.42 Mag Var: 1 Deg. W. UNICOM 122.8, CTAF 122.8, FSS Louisville 122.45
Note: Park removed fuel recently, but fuel is available nearby at Ohio County Airport (7K4) 270-298-3500, 18 nm southwest or Addington Field(EKX), 28 nm east 270-737-8388


Flights of Our Fathers
Date:
September 19, 20 Saturday Fly In 2015
Name:
Flights of Our Fathers
Location:
Terrell Municipal Airport, Terrell, TX =
Contact:

972-551-1122
info@bftsmuseum.org
www.bftsmuseum.org

Description:

Static and Dynamic Displays of Military Aircraft, Warbirds, Vintage and New Aircraft Texas Heatwave Aerobatics Team: Radio Controlled Airplanes Guest Speakers and Book Signings Kids Zone Museum Tours Pancake Breakfast BBQ Cook-off Food Court.


1st Annual RWJ Wings and Rods show!
Date:
September 19th 2015 Rain or Shine (9 AM – 2 PM)
Name:
1st Annual RWJ Wings and Rods show!
Location:
RWJ Airpark FM 2354 Exit 800 (FM 3180) South of I‐10 5 miles
Contact:

Tim Rivette • 409‐781‐2619
Ray Tapley • 281‐303‐3003

Description:

Trophies awarded for top 5 in both airplane and rod categories
1 Best of show to be selected!
Refreshments! Door Prizes! Activities for the kiddos!
General admission is FREE!
Entrance for airplane and auto competition $20 (Meal Included)


October 2015 |Top

Aircraft Spruce West - Customer Appreciation Day
Date:
Saturday, October 10, 2015 (7:00 AM. -- 3:00 PM.)
Name:
Aircraft Spruce West - Customer Appreciation Day
Location:
Aircraft Spruce & Specialty Co., 225 Airport Circle, Corona, CA 92880
Contact:

951-372-9555 • 800-861-3192
www.aircraftspruce.com/contactus.php
www.aircraftspruce.com

Description:

This is the time of year when we go all out by offering spectacular
discounts on our most popular products and provide a chance for our
loyal customers to meet our vendors. So come join the fun and get a
chance to win big prizes. Enjoy a free grilled hot dog and cold soda on
us!


January 2016 |Top

Crete2Cape Vintage Air Rally, let your dreams take flight
Date:
Saturday, January 9th - Saturday, February 13th (for 5 Weeks)
Name:
Crete2Cape Vintage Air Rally, let your dreams take flight
Location:
Crete to Cape Town
Contact:

Sam Rutherford
+32 475 930232
sam@prepare2go.com
www.crete2cape.com

Description:

A flying rally across Africa, from Crete to Cape Town, for aircraft built before the 31st December 1949.
Following in the footsteps of the pioneering flights in the 1920s – we’ll connect some of the most beautiful and evocative points in Africa. Flying low along the Nile from Cairo to Khartoum, past the highlands of Ethiopia before the plains of Kenya and the home of African aviation in Nairobi. Then off again past Kilimanjaro into the Serengeti – and on to the spice island of Zanzibar. After a short pause to enjoy the Indian ocean, we continue, crossing Zambia to Victoria Falls, before continuing to Bulawayo in Zimbabwe. Our final days take us into, and across, stunning South Africa – to the Cape, journey’s end.
A rally such as this has not been done before. Ever.
Throughout we will be staying in a wide variety of locations, from 5* hotels to tented camps in the Serengeti (and everything in between). Obligatory equipment will include a sleeping bag, full black tie and a beginners guide to Swahili (all three items will be needed at some stage or another, perhaps simultaneously!).
There will be trials and tribulations, mechanical and human stress – all in stunning visual settings. The support aircraft (both aeroplanes and helicopters) will be busy keeping the show in the air (and perhaps helping the vintage aeroplanes that have made precautionary landings here, there and everywhere).
We are looking for:
Adventurous pilots with aircraft built well over half a century ago (maximum 15 aircraft).
Adventurous pilots with more recent fixed wing aircraft, looking to help the endeavour.
Adventurous pilots with helicopters, looking to help the endeavour.
We are looking for a main (title) sponsor.
We are looking for a TV production company, interested in recording the event and all the action.


Disclaimer:
Aircraft Spruce and Specialty Co. will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from the use of these event listings. These event listings are provided for your information only and are used at your own risk. We do not associate with or sponsor these above listed events unless indicated.
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