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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Navy F-18 pilots will be at the air show in Santa Rosa; will you?and concessions -- including sales of the popular $5 PCAM Hotdogs -- to pay the
Navy F-18 pilots will be at the air show in Santa Rosa; will you?
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 2 days ago
and concessions -- including sales of the popular $5 PCAM Hotdogs -- to pay the bills and, ideally, make some money for the aviation museum located there at the airport. Heath proposed that if fans of the air show do watch from home or from... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Memoir takes flight from the Arctic to Africasome cajoling, discovering Agio Publishing, and a little fine-tuning, A Life of
Memoir takes flight from the Arctic to Africa
Oak Bay News / Posted 2 days ago
some cajoling, discovering Agio Publishing, and a little fine-tuning, A Life of Flight takes off this weekend at the BC Aviation Museum on the Saanich Peninsula. A Life of Flight: One Pilot’s Story from Piper Cubs to 747s and Beyond follows the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Museum to host ceremony to honor WWII airmenThe Champaign Aviation Museum is asking for help honoring airmen who served dur
Museum to host ceremony to honor WWII airmen
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
The Champaign Aviation Museum is asking for help honoring airmen who served during World War II as part of a ceremony scheduled for early next month. The museum, just north of Urbana, will host a Remembrance Day Ceremony at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct.... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Longtime Air Force museum historian to retirethe National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will walk into history soon. Jeff Un
Longtime Air Force museum historian to retire
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will walk into history soon. Jeff Underwood, historian at the largest military aviation museum in the world for 17 years, retires Sept 30. Doug Lantry, a curator in the museum research division for 16... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Historic aircraft collection returning to new Shannon Air MuseumSept. 20--A collection of 12 rare aircraft displayed at the recently shuttered
Historic aircraft collection returning to new Shannon Air Museum
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
Sept. 20--A collection of 12 rare aircraft displayed at the recently shuttered Virginia Aviation Museum in Richmond will be returning home to Shannon Airport over the next few months. Among the planes are the only known surviving Vultee V-1A, a SPAD... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Miracle on the Hudson' survivor on 'harrowing' film Sullyuntil the very last minute. The extensive damage to the plane can be seen. The
'Miracle on the Hudson' survivor on 'harrowing' film Sully
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
until the very last minute. The extensive damage to the plane can be seen. The aircraft is now on display at the Carolinas Aviation Museum Maryann and her husband Ron at the Carolinas Aviation Museum. She said watching Sully was a 'harrowing'... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Longtime Air Force museum historian to retirethe National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will walk into history soon. Jeff Un
Longtime Air Force museum historian to retire
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 4 days ago
the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will walk into history soon. Jeff Underwood, historian at the largest military aviation museum in the world for 17 years, retires Sept 30. Doug Lantry, a curator in the museum research division for 16... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Butler High School to honor sky sailorthe Lakehurst Historical Society, the Navy League, and the Lighter than Air Soc
Butler High School to honor sky sailor
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
the Lakehurst Historical Society, the Navy League, and the Lighter than Air Society. He also was a life member of the Naval Aviation Museum and the U.S. Power Squadron. At 92, Lust was a passenger on the Spirit of Goodyear and flew the ill-fated... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Vintage aircraft museum in Guntersville may lose exhibitsAn aviation museum in Guntersville is in jeopardy of losing its exhibits. The
Vintage aircraft museum in Guntersville may lose exhibits
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 6 days ago
An aviation museum in Guntersville is in jeopardy of losing its exhibits. The Homer Wilson Vintage Museum houses old biplanes and triplanes that date back to the World War II era, and some were used by the military. It's a rare display you don't see... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Early smokejumpers take to skies again with Idaho aircraft visitaircraft a few years later and proceeded to restore it to flying condition. It
Early smokejumpers take to skies again with Idaho aircraft visit
KTVZ Bend / Posted 6 days ago
aircraft a few years later and proceeded to restore it to flying condition. It is now owned by Ed Patrick and the Liberty Aviation Museum in Port Clinton, Ohio, and it is on loan to the EAA to be shown across the country. Information from: Idaho... Read more
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NBC Washington
Planes From Closed Museum Moving to Shannon AirportA dozen historic planes that were on display at the now-closed Virginia Aviatio
Planes From Closed Museum Moving to Shannon Airport
NBC Washington / Posted 7 days ago
A dozen historic planes that were on display at the now-closed Virginia Aviation Museum at the Richmond International Airport have found a new home. The planes will go to the Shannon Airport near Fredericksburg, where they will be displayed in the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
12 incredible US holidays for film loversa 58,000- ton battleship, and the USS Bowfin, a Balao-class submarine. The stor
12 incredible US holidays for film lovers
Daily Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
a 58,000- ton battleship, and the USS Bowfin, a Balao-class submarine. The story of the aerial war is told at the Pacific Aviation Museum (pearlharborhistoricsites.org). What else can you do? Honolulu’s Chinatown is a fantastic place to eat out,... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Meet ‘Teddy’ Donaldson – record breakerover the course – a new world record. Teddy Donaldsons Meteor EE549 is on disp
Meet ‘Teddy’ Donaldson – record breaker
Chichester Observer / Posted 10 days ago
over the course – a new world record. Teddy Donaldsons Meteor EE549 is on display in Merston Hall Tangmere Military Aviation Museum. Photo by TMAM&Pete Pitman However, Teddy Donaldson’s record was the limit the High Speed Flight could... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Butler High School to honor sky sailorthe Lakehurst Historical Society, the Navy League, and the Lighter than Air Soc
Butler High School to honor sky sailor
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 11 days ago
the Lakehurst Historical Society, the Navy League, and the Lighter than Air Society. He also was a life member of the Naval Aviation Museum and the U.S. Power Squadron. At 92, Lust was a passenger on the Spirit of Goodyear and flew the ill-fated... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
RememberingTeam Red White and Blue's Williamsport/Lock Haven athletic director, said the a
Remembering
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Team Red White and Blue's Williamsport/Lock Haven athletic director, said the annual event will begin at the Piper Aviation Museum at the Lock Haven Airport. The moving tribute is an annual event that allows people from the community who... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Local passengers share 'Miracle on the Hudson' storygoing Friday to see the movie for a second time. If you’d like to see the actua
Local passengers share 'Miracle on the Hudson' story
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
going Friday to see the movie for a second time. If you’d like to see the actual plane, it’s on display at the Carolina Aviation Museum near the airport. Bring your Sully Movie Ticket Stub in for $2 off admission to Carolinas Aviation Museum--... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Passengers react to movie 'Sully' capturing life-changing momentI have left cause I don’t know when it’s going to come." We all know the Sully
Passengers react to movie 'Sully' capturing life-changing moment
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
I have left cause I don’t know when it’s going to come." We all know the Sully movie has a happy ending. At the Carolinas Aviation Museum you can see the actual plane that landed in the Hudson River. The museum is having an event Saturday where... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
‘Sully’ Hired Actual Miracle on the Hudson Rescuersunderpasses were high enough to let the aircraft travel more than 80 miles. Ot
‘Sully’ Hired Actual Miracle on the Hudson Rescuers
Houston Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
underpasses were high enough to let the aircraft travel more than 80 miles. Other shooting locations for “Sully” included North Carolina, where the actual U.S. Airways aircraft now resides at the Carolinas Aviation Museum. “Sully” opens... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lifestyle briefscall Kelly Geise at 570-898-9171. For more information about the coarse or rac
Lifestyle briefs
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
call Kelly Geise at 570-898-9171. For more information about the coarse or race, call Jeff Coup at 570-742-8736. Piper Aviation Museum to hold Jeep Mystery Tour LOCK HAVEN - The Piper Aviation Museum, 1 Piper Way, will hold a Jeep Mystery Tour... Read more
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The Star
Gastonia survivor of 'Miracle on the Hudson' flight eager to see new filmstar in the title role. Waters was among the passengers who were invited last
Gastonia survivor of 'Miracle on the Hudson' flight eager to see new film
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
star in the title role. Waters was among the passengers who were invited last September to film a scene at the Carolinas Aviation Museum in Charlotte, where the Airbus A320 is now on display. The shots centered around them reuniting again with... Read more
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Daily Press
Yorktown aviators flew on cutting edgewith Naval Air Station Norfolk, Langley Field and the bombing tests," says hist
Yorktown aviators flew on cutting edge
Daily Press / Posted 21 days ago
with Naval Air Station Norfolk, Langley Field and the bombing tests," says historian Hill Goodspeed of the National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Fla. "The aviation field at Yorktown was one of the primary places for those early... Read more
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NJ.com
The 7 best things to do in N.J. this Labor Day weekenda bird, it's a plane — actually, it's a lot of planes! The 20th annual AirFest,
The 7 best things to do in N.J. this Labor Day weekend
NJ.com / Posted 23 days ago
a bird, it's a plane — actually, it's a lot of planes! The 20th annual AirFest, presented by the Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, is a four-day event featuring a fleet of World War II bombers. Flight enthusiasts can check planes such as... Read more
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Norwich Evening News 24
Wartime inspiration for Norwich’s new cider breweryCider reflects Second World War history Norwich Airport may host commercial an
Wartime inspiration for Norwich’s new cider brewery
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 26 days ago
Cider reflects Second World War history Norwich Airport may host commercial and private flights now, but the Aviation Museum is on the site where RAF Horsham St Faith once was. The airbase opened in 1940, quickly becoming an active part of the... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Home2 Suites by Hilton Opens New Property in Charlotteat 4240 Scott Futrell Drive off Interstate 85, Home2 Suites by Hilton Charlotte
Home2 Suites by Hilton Opens New Property in Charlotte
Hospitality Net / Posted 26 days ago
at 4240 Scott Futrell Drive off Interstate 85, Home2 Suites by Hilton Charlotte Airport is near Carolinas Aviation Museum, Billy Graham Library and only six miles from the entertainment venues and shopping in downtown Charlotte. A... Read more
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KIVI Boise
Granddaughter of aviation pioneer speaks in Nampaalso came to hear what the granddaughter of General Jimmy Doolittle had to say.
Granddaughter of aviation pioneer speaks in Nampa
KIVI Boise / Posted 27 days ago
also came to hear what the granddaughter of General Jimmy Doolittle had to say. Jonna Doolittle Hoppes calls Nampa's aviation museum a home away from home. However, her focus is not necessarily on sharing her grandfather's story. "My... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Entrepreneur Fred Kaneb invented the Dilbert Dunkerunderwater and upside down,” said Sterling Gilliam, a retired U.S. Navy captain
Entrepreneur Fred Kaneb invented the Dilbert Dunker
The Globe and Mail / Posted 27 days ago
underwater and upside down,” said Sterling Gilliam, a retired U.S. Navy captain who is now director of the National Naval Aviation Museum at the Naval Airbase in Pensacola, Fla., where a Dilbert Dunker is on display. The device borrowed its name... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Victoria Foundation marks 80th anniversary with special giftRegion Museum and Sooke Potholes. Among the other attractions are Art Gallery o
Victoria Foundation marks 80th anniversary with special gift
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
Region Museum and Sooke Potholes. Among the other attractions are Art Gallery of Greater Victoria, Robert Bateman Centre, Craigdarroch Castle, Fort Rodd Hill and Fisgard National Historic Site, Shaw Centre for the Salish Sea and B.C. Aviation Mus... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Golf ball drop helps Trumbull Mobile MealsIt was a different kind of fundraiser Friday as Trumbull Mobile Meals held its
Golf ball drop helps Trumbull Mobile Meals
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
It was a different kind of fundraiser Friday as Trumbull Mobile Meals held its inaugural golf ball drop at the Ernie Hall Aviation Museum, 4033 North Road NE in Howland. For $10, people could purchase a golf ball that was then dropped from an... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Seven key NT election issues to watchper cent margin. Mr Giles has announced a sprinkling of pre-election commitmen
Seven key NT election issues to watch
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
per cent margin. Mr Giles has announced a sprinkling of pre-election commitments to help keep his own seat, including an aviation museum and promises for lights at football ovals. If he loses his seat, he would be the second Chief Minister to do... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Deal set for Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum property, averting foreclosurehave made a series of business deals to secure the museum's future. Maine deve
Deal set for Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum property, averting foreclosure
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted a month ago
have made a series of business deals to secure the museum's future. Maine developer George Schott paid $22 million for the aviation museum property in 2015 in partnership with The Collings Foundation, an aviation nonprofit. It will lease the... Read more

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