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Photos from flybys during the 2010 Aviation Nation air show. The Navy Legacy Flight was the last west coast flight to take place, the east coast will still be able to catch this flyby next year during the Navy’s 100 year of Naval Aviation celebration. (clicking on an image will take you to the Photography by Hank Plumley Zazzle store) Navy Legacy Flight

Photos of the F/A-18F Super Hornet demo during Sunday’s Cleveland National Air Show. This was one of the best F/A-18 demos I have seen in a long time. Not sure if it was the weather or the pilot, but it was a heck of a demo from the Navy ! (clicking on the images will take you to the full gallery) Enjoy !

Arrival Day is the Friday before the air show when most of the static display aircraft arrive at the show site. It’s a nice draw as these aircraft will not so demos during the air show. Also on Friday is the “media show” for national and local media covering the air show. Friday started off overcast, and warm with a broken ceiling. By the time I arrived at the E.9th Street Pier it had turned full overcast with a squall line about to hit the area. 30 mins later rain, wind, cold. Got to love […]

Red Flag 10-4 held at Nellis Air Force Base in Las Vegas, Nevada is smaller than most previous Red Flag exercises. What it lacks in numbers it makes up for in diversity of units participating. The  9 MRS, PAF (Pakistan Air Force) is making it’s first appearance in a Red Flag flying F-16B Fighting Falcons. The U.S. Air Force is hosting approximately 100 Pakistan Air Force pilots, maintainers and support personnel at the world’s premier large force employment and integration exercise July 17-31. More of the U.S. Air Force Red Flag 10-4 article.

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