Wings Over Waukegan 2014

August 15, 2014 by  
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This family-oriented event includes static and aerial displays, food and craft stalls. The program includes the Quad City Jumpers; Dave Dacy’s Wingwalk and Solo Show; Jim Rolf’s Skyraider; the Aerostars, Mike Vaknin, and Heritage Warbirds. For more information visit www.waukeganairshow.com

Date: 6 September 2014
Venue: Waukegan Airport
City: Waukegan
State: Illinois
Country: United States

Rockford Airfest 2014

April 17, 2014 by  
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Set to take place on 7-8 June, the Rockford Airfest 2014 has a host of performers lined up, including the USAF Thunderbirds, the US Army Golden Knights, Team Aerostars, Team AeroDynamix, John Klatt Airshows, Mike Goulian, Paul Wood, Firebirds, Dave Dacy Airshows and much more. For more information visit the Rockford Airfest website at www.rockfordairfest.com

Dates: 7-8 June 2014
Venue: Chicago Rockford International Airport
City: Rockford
State: Illinois

PNC Air Show 2012

April 17, 2012 by  
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Spectators at the PNC Airshow 2012 can look forward to a number of fantastic performances and displays. Performers will include Red Star and The Dragon Jet, Clyde Zeller, Mike Vaknin, Bill Leff, John Klatt, Skip Stewart and the Air Combat Command Heritage Flight. Static displays on offer will include commercial aircraft, military planes, historical airplanes, tanks, simulators and helicopters. Other attractions at the Prairie Air Show are the PNC Mobile Learning Adventure, helicopter rides, monster truck rides, a WW II vehicle display, Aviation Education display, the Navy ” Accelerate Your Life” Experience, Souvenir booths, food vendors, simulators, 182 Air National Guard Display and more.

Dates: 8 & 9 June 2012
Time: 9:00 am to 6:00 pm
Venue: Peoria Riverfront
State: Illinois
Country: United States of America

Rockford Airfest 2012

April 9, 2012 by  
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Promoted as a “Celebration of Freedom”, the Rockford Airfest will be taking place on 2-3 June 2012 at the Chicago Rockford International Airport. The highlight of the show will be a performance by the United States Air Force Thunderbirds – America’s Ambassadors in Blue. Other features of the program include the Black Diamond Jet Team and the US Army Golden Knights Black Team. Static displays will include both fixed-wing and rotary aircraft. For more information on this exciting event visit the Rockford Airfest 2012 Website.

Dates: 2-3 June 2012
Venue: Chicago Rockford International Airport
City: Rockford
State: Illinois:
Country: United States

Illinois Ultralight & Light Plane Safety Seminar 2012

January 10, 2012 by  
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32nd Annual IUAC Ultralight/Lightplane Safety Seminar is presented by the llinois Department of Transportation, Division of Aeronautics, as well as the Federal Aviation Administration, Springfield FSDO. Along with the seminar will be displays of ultralights, engine manufacturers and accessories. Attendance is free. Speakers at the seminar will include Jim Sweeney of Sweeney Corp, Jeff Goin of the United States Powered Paragliding Association, Rod Hightower of the EAA and Brian McCallen of Light Sport Repair Services, Inc.

Date: 3 March 2012
Time: 8:00 am
Venue: Illinois Building, Illinois State Fairgrounds
City: Springfield
State: Illinois
Country: United States of America