Posts

Showing posts from January, 2008

Schellville New Years Day Pictures

Some great pictures have been posted on the Society for Aviation History web site from the Schellville airport in California. This small airfield is just packed with some amazing vintage aircraft. Check out the pictures here.

B24 & B29 to base in Addison

Great news out of the CAF and CFM!

JOINT NEWS RELEASE
COMMEMORATIVE AIR FORCE HEADQUARTERS
Midland, TX
CAVANAUGH FLIGHT MUSEUM CONTACT: Autumn Esparza
Addison, TX Director of Membership and Public Relations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Jim Cavanaugh to Sponsor CAF B-29 Bomber - FIFI

The Cavanaugh Flight Museum (“CFM”) and the Commemorative Air Force (“CAF”) announced today a Cooperative Agreement that will put the world’s only airworthy B-29 back in the air. Jim Cavanaugh has pledged $1.2 million sponsorship for the re-engine project of FIFI, the CAF’s world famous B-29. “This sponsorship, together with additional donations from CAF members, should go a long way towards completing the project of putting FIFI back in the air again,” said Stephan Brown, President / CEO of the CAF. “Fundraising for FIFI by the CAF will continue, as we still have other restoration maintenance to perform, but Jim Cavanaugh’s generosity will get us a long way down that track,” Brown continued. Cavanaugh is the…

Images of Light and Lift

Image
Scott Germain's new aviation photography site is now up. Scott is the host of WarbirdAeroPress.com and has been published in Warbird Digest. Amazing photography! Be sure to check out his aviation sunsets!

Images of Light and Lift

Happy New Year!

Image
Happy New Year to my friends and fellow vintage aircraft enthusiasts! Fly safe, fly vintage! Wanted to start the new year out by posting this awesome shot of a Mustang flying off into the sun. Thanks to Trey Carroll for permission to post the pic he took at the Mustang Gathering.