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August 28, 1988 - in Southerly

‘they gape through tarmac           haze

sunglasses       bridged on the scent of fuel       tongues

twitch with wonder’

Extract from August 28, 1988

Thanks to Southerly for including my poem… 16 more words

New Poetry

Air Shows a Critical Piece of Local Charitable Giving

By Matt Warnock, International Council of Air Shows

The average North American air show gives nearly $70,000 in direct monetary donations annually back to the communities in which the event takes place with donations, on average, being divided up among 11.1 charitable organizations. 521 more words

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1910 Nice, France Aviation Poster

A really nice early aviation poster of the 1910 Nice, France aviation meet.

The poster was designed by Charles-Léonce Brossé (born 1871 – died 19??), who was also known as Bsor or Bzor. 208 more words


Air Tattoo thrills of 2015 captured on DVD

Everyone enjoying the BBC2 documentary series ‘Britain’s Ultimate Pilots: Inside the RAF’ can savour even more aerial thrills following the release of the Royal International Air Tattoo’s… 10 more words


Warplanes over Gillespie County

Last weekend we had some planes of the Commemorative Airforce here in Fredericksburg at the Gillespie County Airport. When I was there on Labor Day, unfortunately only three planes on were on display and flying, but it was quite impressive still as two of the three were WWII bombers, one… 447 more words