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The Paris Air Show 6-19-15

Two things definitely to watch out for near where you’ll be standing or sitting at the upcoming Paris Air Show  1. An air to air crash  2. 8 more words


An Italian Stunt Pilot Passed Away After A Mid-Air Collision Before An Air Show

Stunt pilot Marco Ricci was killed after a mid-air collision before an Italian air show this weekend. The collision, which was captured on video, appeared to be a terrible miscommunication between Ricci and Luigi Wilmo Franceschetti, a fellow pilot in the Italian amateur stunt group, “Goodfellas.” 154 more words


I love air shows

One of the oddest and most wonderful experiences I’ve had since moving to California two and a half years ago is attending air shows.

They’re usually at a brewery and the scenery is breathtaking. 90 more words


Air Shows Calendar Features Nearly 230 Local Entertainment Options That Won’t Break Your Budget

Calendar Offers Tool for Those Seeking Unique, Exciting, Live Entertainment

LEESBURG, Va. – April 7, 2015: The International Council of Air Shows (ICAS), a trade association representing the air show industry, today announced the launch of its 2015 air shows calendar. 333 more words

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Air Shows Experiencing Record Attendance Early Into 2015 Season

Just a few weeks into the 2015 season, air shows across the country are reporting record attendance.

In February, organizers of the Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS) Yuma, Ari., Air Show and Open House concluded their 53rd annual event with a 17 percent attendance increase from their 2014 show. 472 more words

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Major Sporting Events and Air Shows: Too Corporatized, Too Controlling, Too Much

W.J. Astore

Back in 2010, I wrote the following article on American sports for Huffington Post.  With the end of “March Madness” and the beginning of baseball season, the time seems right to revive it.   1,251 more words


The Choreography of Air Shows

As readers of “The Other Mother: a rememoir” know, I spent the best years of my youth twirling ribbons, juggling clubs, rolling hoops and tossing balls as an almost-Olympic rhythmic gymnast. 426 more words