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Local 12 Cincinnati
Air Power History Tour: Last flying B-29 on displayUpdated: Wed, Sep 02 2015, 08:57 PM CINCINNATI (Jeff Hirsh) -- Seventy years a
Air Power History Tour: Last flying B-29 on display
Local 12 Cincinnati / Posted 5 hours ago
Updated: Wed, Sep 02 2015, 08:57 PM CINCINNATI (Jeff Hirsh) -- Seventy years ago Sept. 2, people’s parents or grandparents either cheered or cried or probably did a bit of both. That's because on Sept. 2, 1945, Japan officially surrendered, ending... Read more
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Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post
Airport to host weekend WWII airplane displayThe Commemorative Air Force (CAF) will showcase World War II aircraft, Friday t
Airport to host weekend WWII airplane display
Fredericksburg Standard Radio Post / Posted 10 hours ago
The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) will showcase World War II aircraft, Friday through Monday, Sept. 4-7, at the Gillespie County Airport. Among the aircraft at the show will be Texas Raiders, including the B-17 Flying Fortress, B-25 Mitchell bomber... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, September 2, 2015 Yellow-billed Cuckoos have been seen in Mesa County With all due respect, I
Email letters, September 2, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 12 hours ago
Yellow-billed Cuckoos have been seen in Mesa County With all due respect, I would like to comment on Greg Walcher’s information about the presence of the recently listed Yellow-billed Cuckoo in Mesa County. His... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
"That's All Brother" - Restoring a True Icon of Military HistoryHistory Comes Alive Thanks to A Magnificent CAF Effort The story of the Dougla
"That's All Brother" - Restoring a True Icon of Military History
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
History Comes Alive Thanks to A Magnificent CAF Effort The story of the Douglas C-47 named, “That’s all Brother,” is fascinating from two points of view. First, it was the C 47 that that led the D-Day invasion in June 1944. Second, it still exists... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
"That's All Brother" -- Restoring a True Piece of Military HistoryThe story of the Douglas C-47 named, “That’s all Brother,” is fascinating from
"That's All Brother" -- Restoring a True Piece of Military History
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 days ago
The story of the Douglas C-47 named, “That’s all Brother,” is fascinating from two points of view. First, it was the C 47 that that led the D-Day invasion in June 1944. Second, it still exists and has been found. The aircraft was on display at EAA... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
B-17 Joins Atlanta Warbird Weekend Lineup, Along With Family Fun ActivitiesPEACHTREE CITY, GA (Aug. 27, 2015) -- The mighty B-17, “Memphis Belle,” will jo
B-17 Joins Atlanta Warbird Weekend Lineup, Along With Family Fun Activities
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 6 days ago
PEACHTREE CITY, GA (Aug. 27, 2015) -- The mighty B-17, “Memphis Belle,” will join dozens of WWII warbirds on the tarmac at Dekalb-Peachtree Airport Sept. 12-13 for the Commemorative Air Force Dixie Wing 2015 Atlanta Warbird Weekend. The B-17 will be... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsMEET THE ARTIST LAUREL HUGGINS 6-9 p.m. Artist Laurel Huggins will speak on her
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 6 days ago
MEET THE ARTIST LAUREL HUGGINS 6-9 p.m. Artist Laurel Huggins will speak on her art and recovery after brain surgery that forced her to relearn his techniques. Bank of Books, 748 E. Main St., Ventura. For more information, call 643-3154. ~ SATURDAY... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Air Power History Tour lands at Fort Wayne International AirportThe B-29 'Fifi' taxies to a stop Monday afternoon at Atlantic Aviation on the g
Air Power History Tour lands at Fort Wayne International Airport
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 8 days ago
The B-29 'Fifi' taxies to a stop Monday afternoon at Atlantic Aviation on the grounds of Fort Wayne International Airport. 'Fifi' is the lone B-29 in flying condition in the world and will be in town through Wednesday as part of the Commemorative Air... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Thrill of flying brings big crowds -- and big delays -- to Kansas City Aviation Expo and Air ShowAug. 23--After teasing with test flights over the city the past two days, the f
Thrill of flying brings big crowds -- and big delays -- to Kansas City Aviation Expo and Air Show
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 days ago
Aug. 23--After teasing with test flights over the city the past two days, the flying machines got into the thrill business for real over Wheeler Downtown Airport on Saturday. The aerial acrobatics drew more than 20,000 on the first day of the... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Thousands turn out to admire planes and stunts at Camarillo air showCAMARILLO, Calif. - World War II veteran Earl Brooks’ eyes wandered left and ri
Thousands turn out to admire planes and stunts at Camarillo air show
Ventura County Star / Posted 11 days ago
CAMARILLO, Calif. - World War II veteran Earl Brooks’ eyes wandered left and right, up and down, as he surveyed a P-47 Thunderbolt at the Wings over Camarillo Air Show on Saturday. Memories of flying the plane over France and Germany during WWII... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsVC FUSION VS MEXICO U-17 NATIONAL TEAM 7 p.m. The Ventura County Fusion soccer
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 13 days ago
VC FUSION VS MEXICO U-17 NATIONAL TEAM 7 p.m. The Ventura County Fusion soccer club will face off against the Mexico Under-17 national team in this exhibition match. $5-10. Ventura College Sportsplex, 4667 Telegraph Road, Ventura. For more... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Tuskegee airmen traveling exhibit in Kansas CityKANSAS CITY, Mo. — It was a time when many black Americans were still subject t
Tuskegee airmen traveling exhibit in Kansas City
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 14 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — It was a time when many black Americans were still subject to the Jim Crow Laws, but a group of black military flyers helped pave the way for people of color hoping to be pilots. There was a traveling exhibit at the Robert Brogden... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
New Mexico Aviation Aerospace Career Expo To Be Held Sept. 24Event Held At The NM Air National Guard Hangar At Kirtland AFB The New Mexico
New Mexico Aviation Aerospace Career Expo To Be Held Sept. 24
The Aero-News Network / Posted 16 days ago
Event Held At The NM Air National Guard Hangar At Kirtland AFB The New Mexico Aviation Aerospace Career Expo will be held Thursday, September 24, 2015, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the New Mexico Air National Guard hangar, Kirtland Air Force Base,... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Vintage airshow honors Greatest GenerationMADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Greatest Generation, veterans of Worl
Vintage airshow honors Greatest Generation
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 18 days ago
MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Greatest Generation, veterans of World War II, were remembered during at tribute at the Madison Airport. Vintage planes from the era were a big part of victory and Saturday's celebrations.The skies over... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Vintage airshow honors Greatest GenerationMADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Greatest Generation, veterans of Worl
Vintage airshow honors Greatest Generation
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 18 days ago
MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Greatest Generation, veterans of World War II, were remembered during at tribute at the Madison Airport. Vintage planes from the era were a big part of victory and Saturday's celebrations.The skies over... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Vintage airshow honors Greatest GenerationMADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Greatest Generation, veterans of Worl
Vintage airshow honors Greatest Generation
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 18 days ago
MADISON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - The Greatest Generation, veterans of World War II, were remembered during at tribute at the Madison Airport. Vintage planes from the era were a big part of victory and Saturday's celebrations.The skies over... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsVENTURA COUNTY CDC ESTATE PLANNING WORKSHOP 6 p.m. A free workshop for anyone i
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
VENTURA COUNTY CDC ESTATE PLANNING WORKSHOP 6 p.m. A free workshop for anyone interested in learning more about estate planning. VCCDC Home Ownership Center, 2231 Sturgis Road, Oxnard. For more information, visit www.vcccdc.org. VENTURA COUNTY... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Veterans of all wars to be honored by foundation FridayJACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - On Friday, August 14th, the Faith Indeed
Veterans of all wars to be honored by foundation Friday
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 21 days ago
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - On Friday, August 14th, the Faith Indeed Foundation will host a a Hall of Heroes reception and musical tribute to American veterans at Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Jackson. Admission is free for all veterans,... Read more
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CNN
Lead C-47 plane in D-Day invasion rescuedOshkosh, Wisconsin (CNN)The plane with an ominous message for Adolf Hitler pain
Lead C-47 plane in D-Day invasion rescued
CNN / Posted 21 days ago
Oshkosh, Wisconsin (CNN)The plane with an ominous message for Adolf Hitler painted on its nose sat vacant in a boneyard, mere weeks from being torn apart. The yellow letters read "That's All Brother" -- brother as in Hitler -- a statement of... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Lead C-47 plane in D-Day invasion rescuedThe plane with an ominous message for Adolf Hitler painted on its nose sat vaca
Lead C-47 plane in D-Day invasion rescued
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 21 days ago
The plane with an ominous message for Adolf Hitler painted on its nose sat vacant in a boneyard, mere weeks from being torn apart. The yellow letters read "That's All Brother" -- brother as in Hitler -- a statement of confidence that the reign of... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Five receive rare FAA nod for decades of serviceDOUGAL BROWNLIE/SPECIAL TO THE STAR Ross Gregory (left), of the Federal Aviatio
Five receive rare FAA nod for decades of service
Ventura County Star / Posted 26 days ago
DOUGAL BROWNLIE/SPECIAL TO THE STAR Ross Gregory (left), of the Federal Aviation Administration, watches as Ron Reinert, of Long Beach, receives his pin from his wife Myrna Reinert. Ron Reinart was honored Thursday with the Charles Taylor Master... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Five receive rare FAA nod for decades of service to aviationDOUGAL BROWNLIE/SPECIAL TO THE STAR Gene O’Neal (left) and his wife Beulah O’Ne
Five receive rare FAA nod for decades of service to aviation
Ventura County Star / Posted 26 days ago
DOUGAL BROWNLIE/SPECIAL TO THE STAR Gene O’Neal (left) and his wife Beulah O’Neal, of Camarillo, thank all the people who showed up Thursday at the Commemorative Air Force, Southern California Wing’s Aviation Museum Hangar at the Camarillo Airport to... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings“BODY WISE FOR LIFE” EXERCISE PROGRAM 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Body Wise for Life is a
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
“BODY WISE FOR LIFE” EXERCISE PROGRAM 11:45 a.m.-1 p.m. Body Wise for Life is a workout that offers cancer survivors a gentle and effective exercise plan to move and feel better. Cancer Support Community, 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village. For... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Legislators want TSA explanation for GJ denial The Transportation Security Administration owes a full explanation about why
Legislators want TSA explanation for GJ denial
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
The Transportation Security Administration owes a full explanation about why it rejected Grand Junction Regional Airport’s perimeter security plan, three federal legislators said. That explanation is... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Fifi drops in at North Texas Regional AirportPhoto Courtesy Mark Kilbourn FIFI, the world's only flying B-29 Superfortress,
Fifi drops in at North Texas Regional Airport
KXII Sherman / Posted 29 days ago
Photo Courtesy Mark Kilbourn FIFI, the world's only flying B-29 Superfortress, touched down Monday at North Texas Regional Airports -Perrin Field in Denison DENISON, Texas -- Fifi, the world's only flying B-29 Superfortress, landed Tuesday at North... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings“A SINGLE CREATIVE MIND: THE MUSIC OF GEORGE AND IRA GERSHWIN” 6-7:30 p.m. Pian
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 1 months ago
“A SINGLE CREATIVE MIND: THE MUSIC OF GEORGE AND IRA GERSHWIN” 6-7:30 p.m. Pianist Bob Lipson and Writer/Narrator Saul H. Jacobs present the songs and Broadway and Hollywood musicals of one of the first and greatest American songwriting teams. Simi... Read more

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