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Stearman at Quad Citiy Air Show 2013

In flight – Stearman

Some of my favorites airplane images are when the smoke, produced for the effect in the show, indicates exactly where the airplane …

Beechcraft T-34 Mentor Free Spirit piloted by Julie Clark at Quad Cities Airhsow, 2013

Spectacle of light and colors

Quad Cities air show this past weekend had a mix of summer weather- warm rain, scorching sun, and a lot of clouds. …

Above the trees

Observing the land from above

Five years after the flood of 2008, Iowa City is getting ready for another big one. This time, nobody waits for the …

Matt Younking greets the audience after jis performance at Southestern Airshow, Burlington, Iowa 2012

Emerging beast

Last year, Burlington, Iowa had its own airshow, Southeastern Iowa Airshow. We went after work on Friday to see both night performance …

Thunderbirds before the show

Military precision

The perfectly formed raw of Thunderbirds, the US Airforce demonstration team, await their performance during last year’s Thunder in the Valley in …

MatT Younkin in Beech B18, Airventure, 2011

Bada$$ Beech 18

The black and red Twin Beech, or Beechcraft B18 is really hard to miss on the blue sky background. It already looks …

Colorful balloons at Airventure, 2012

Bright and colorful

I am in desperate need for color around me. There is a streak of dull, cloudy days, which makes the baren landscape …