Another four-minute descent thrills Navy fans

From the Capital Gazette: Under adverse weather conditions but with precision even a midshipman would admire, skydiver Mike Bursaw successfully completed a mission he has performed many times before — a four-minute descent from the heavens, with an American Flag where all can see, that ended on target just before the opening kickoff in Annapolis. […]

Kentucky Veterans Hall of Fame announces 2018 inductees

From the WLKY website: FRANKFORT, Ky. — The Kentucky Veterans Hall of Fame has announced its latest class of inductees. People gathered at the Capitol building in Frankfort on Tuesday for a special program to announce and recognize the 30 new members. Advertisement The organization recognizes veterans for their service in combat and after. The […]

Kelly Elementary students unveil their traveling tribute wall for fallen vets — with a big ceremony

From the Northern Kentucky Tribune website: Students at Kelly Elementary in Burlington learned “the sky’s the limit” when it comes to honoring our veterans. Fifth graders spent the entire school year planning a traveling tribute to local soldiers killed in the line of duty. The ceremony unveiling their memorial wall featured a bagpiper, sports cars […]

Aerial performers to dominate sky in weekend flight show

From The Crimson White website: This weekend, “The Greatest Show Above Earth” will fly into the Tuscaloosa Regional airport. On April 14-15, various aerial performers, including the Navy’s Blue Angels, FASTRAX Parachute Team, and Precision Exotics Car Race, will present shows from noon until 4 p.m. Tickets are available in multiple different packages at various […]

Stunts and Stealth in the Sky

From the Newport Beach Independent Online website: March Air Reserve Base celebrated its centennial over the weekend with an event that took to the skies and beyond. The 452nd Air Mobility Wing at March ARB held its annual March Field Air & Space Expo at the Riverside base on April 7 and 8. This year’s theme for […]