A U.S. Air Force pilot assigned to the 479th Flying Training Group prepares to depart in a T-6 Texan II aircraft at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas, Aug. 31, 2012. The aircraft were returned home to Naval Station Pensacola, Fla., after being evacuated in anticipation of Hurricane Isaac. (DoD photo by Benjamin Faske, U.S. Air […]
A U. S. Marine Corps AH-1W Super Cobra helicopter with Marine Light Attack Helicopter Squadron (HMLA) 367 provides security as two CH-53E Super Stallion helicopters from Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron (HMH) 463, Marine Aircraft Group 24 (MAG-24) perform a mid-air refuel demonstration from a C-130 Hercules aircraft during the 2012 Kaneohe Bay Airshow at Marine […]
You know, there is something just glorious about the sound of this P-51 starting up. I love the flames shooting out from the exhaust and the sense of history that this plane represents. I just love the sound of a Rolls Royce Merlin engine in the mornings, don’t you?
The pilot flying this Eurocopter is an amazing pilot. I’m not sure how many other people are onboard with him operating the camera and other things, but they were getting some awesome shots of the race. I don’t know if this is the same pilot as in years past, but I imagine that he has […]
Mathias Dolderer at the Texas Motor Speedway during the Red Bull Air Race. This shot was taken on Sunday during the finals. Check out the wing tip vortices, cool huh? via Instagram http://bit.ly/1Brc4KB
Hannes Arch coming through the start finish line for lap 2 of his run during the Red Bull Air Race in DFW at @txmotorspeedway @redbulldfw #givesyouwings #airrace #iloveplanes via Instagram http://bit.ly/1vaP56C
Delta Airlines Airbus overhead. When I was at COTA for the #fiawec races, flight ops were taking the planes over COTA. Caught this shot from the turn 15 grandstands. #COTA #avgeek #iloveplanes #aviation via Instagram http://instagram.com/p/tX_hR_kgNa/
So really, this has nothing to do with airplanes or plane spotting, but I think it’s a cool video of someone parachuting into Croke Park. I like it, just because I like the perspective of jumping into the stadium from a plane. Apparently, there was a football game going on which was the occasion that […]