Tag Archives: Airshows

Train as a Wing Walker at Wickenby's 70th Birthday Airshow

As part of Wickenby Aerodrome’s 70th Birthday Airshow, the Lincolnshire-based historic airfield located in Langworth, near Lincoln has a limited number of wing walker training flights available during both the Airshow weekend (16-17th June) and the following weekend (23rd-24th June). Wickenby Airshow is offering the unique opportunity to train with Aerobatic Tactics’ experienced air display […]

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Yes, this is for real. John Klatt and Jeff Boerboon of the Air National Guard's Aerobatic Team fly in formation with 2011 U.S. National Aerobatic Champion Rob Holland. T-G reporter Mitchell Petty (center) kept his lunch down on the wild ride over Rutherford County yesterday. The trio of pilots will perform at The Great Tennessee Air Show in Smyrna on Saturday and Sunday.

The WILD Blue Yonder

"Are you ready?" they asked. "Oh, yeah!" I said, quasi-confidently as I tried to keep my voice from crackling while the crew outfitted me with a parachute and strapped me into the seat. "Don't touch this lever, that button or that strap," they said. "Unless the pilot tells you to bail -- then pull this, […]

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