Full Scale Aviation News & Events

Air show and other Southern California full scale aviation event news

MCAS Miramar Air Show – Oct. 3-5, 2014

MCAS Miramar Air Show

It’s back! After being sidelined by the budget sequestration of 2013 the MCAS Miramar Air show is back in 2014 with a lineup of performers that rivals any past year: US Navy Blue Angels Marine Air-Ground Task Force (MAGTF) Demo U.S. Navy Leap Frogs U.S. Army Golden Knights F-35B Lightning AV-8B Harrier Bell Boeing V-22 Osprey The Patriots Jet team Sean …

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Bombers Visit Lyon Air Museum, May 7-11 2014

Collings Foundation at Lyon Air Museum

The Collings Foundation “Wings of Freedom Tour” will be making it’s annual stop at the Lyon Air Museum at John Wayne Airport on May 7-11, 2014 with their Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress “Nine-0-Nine”, their Consolidated B-24J Liberator “Witchcraft”, and their North American P-51C Mustang “Betty Jane”. The Lyon Air Museum is a truly remarkable destination in it’s own right, but …

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Chino Planes of Fame Air Show – May 3-4, 2014

chino1

I love air shows. Big ones, small ones, local ones, military ones.. I love them all and try not to miss any, but there’s one that is always in the biggest, brightest, boldest letters on my calendar: The Chino Planes of Fame Air Show. Why? Warbirds, that’s why! I like all kinds of aircraft, but I like piston-engine warbirds the …

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Riverside Air Show, April 5th

Riverside Airshow

Holy cow! There’s only a week until the Riverside Airshow and I’m just now adding it to my website! I’ve never been to the Riverside Airshow which is why this blog entry doesn’t have one of my photos at the top. I’ve planned to go for at least the last 8 years, but it always seems to sneak past me. …

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Aviation Event List

Sean Tucker

Here’s a list of some noteworthy aviation events that will be held in Southern California during 2014. I can’t go to the Cable Airshow due to an obligation and I think I’ll have to choose MCAS Miramar or Catalina, but I don’t plan to miss any of the others. Cable Airshow, Upland – January 11-12 Los Angeles County Air Show, …

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Los Angeles County Air Show

Blue Angles

There’s something new and exciting brewing here in Southern California: Los Angeles County will be holding it’s inaugural Los Angeles County Air Show on March 21 – 22 at the William J. Fox Airport in Lancaster, and the feature performers will be the U.S. Navy Blue Angels. Booyah! Also scheduled to perform is the Red Bull Air Force featuring 5-time U.S. National Aerobatic …

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