Posts Tagged ‘US Air Force’


Lynyrd Skynyrd Tour Plane Crashes in Mississippi: October 20 in Aviation History

Three members of Lynyrd Skynyrd are killed in a plane crash, a huge air race from England to Australia takes off, and more...
by NYCAviation Staff


Wings & Wheels Expo at Teterboro on September 19-20

The annual Wings & Wheels Expo at Teterboro returns, bringing you warbirds, exotic cars, exciting displays and vendors and two days of aviation bliss to benefit the New Jersey Aviation Hall of Fame.
by Phil Derner Jr.


On This Day in Aviation History: September 18th

The Voyager I spacecraft takes the first photo containing both the Moon and Earth in 1977, first flight of a delta-wing jet takes place in 1948, the US Air Force is formed in 1947, and the German Graf Zeppelin makes its maiden ...
by Phil Derner Jr.



On This Day in Aviation History: July 22

India's first fighter pilot is killed, and the US forces dispatch Uday and Qusay Hussein.
by admin


Boeing Delivers Refurbished E-4B ‘Doomsday Plane’ to US Air Force

One of the Air Force's four "Doomsday Planes" has been returned to service following an eleven month overhaul by Boeing.
by admin