Tue, 01 Nov 2016 08:24:48 GMT
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 04:09:11 GMT
Young Eagle Day offers airplane rides to youth
- Salina Journal (subscription)
or non-standard maneuvers will be performed. The Young Eagle program was developed by the EAA Aviation Foundation to welcome young people into the world of aviation. Since 1993, volunteer EAA pilots have slow more than 1.8 million ...
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 03:35:06 GMT
Red Arrows give first display in China
There are more than 120 people in the Royal Air Force Aerobatic
Team, made up of pilots, engineers and essential support staff. The British government says the colourful, dynamic aerial displays of precision, formation aerobatics
are a vivid showcase ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 08:24:29 GMT
Red Arrows to perform in China for the first time
The Royal Air Force's Red Arrows aerobatics
display team have been practicing in the skies over the city of Zhuhai in south China's Guangdong Province, ahead of their first-ever show for the Chinese public next week. Flying Hawk T1 jets, the nine-pilot ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 12:25:33 GMT
Blue Angels' Homecoming Air Show is Nov. 11-12
- Gulf Breeze News
11-12. The world-famous Blue Angels F/A 18 Hornet will perform their amazing aerobatics
, thrilling the local crowd in this their final air show of the year and the team's 70th anniversary. Tentatively scheduled for both days will be extraordinary ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 21:34:43 GMT
Aviation icon takes final flight
- Edwards Air Force Base
The aviation world has lost a world-famous pilot and Air Force Test Center icon. Robert A. “Bob” Hoover – fighter pilot, test pilot and master of aerobatics
– passed away Oct. 25 at the age of 94. In his long aviation career, there wasn't much that ...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:05:05 GMT
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:48:08 GMT
CAA goes back to proper definition of aerobatics
The new definition in the 2016 ANO had caused concern that even stalling or steep turns could be classed as 'aerobatics
' and may have stopped a pilot from legally practicing handling skills within the normal flight or training envelope. The amended ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:43:32 GMT
R.A. “Bob” Hoover Dies at 94
- Air & Space Magazine
Many will remember him for the sublime aerobatics
he flew in the airplane that became the most recognized Shrike Commander in the world. Many will remember him as the inventor of the safety pilot position at the National Championship Air Races in Reno, ...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:21:44 GMT
Aviation Legend Bob Hoover Dies at 94
- Flying Magazine
News of the death of legendary test pilot and aerobatics
pioneer Bob Hoover this morning has brought grief to the aviation community. Hoover, known among his many fans as the “pilot's pilot,” died at about 2 a.m. PT, according to reports. He was 94 ...