Category Archives: Airventure 2012

Sally’s Pics from Oshkosh

I was tremendously honored to be joined at Oshkosh by Al and Sally from home. You may remember Al from his ride in the Stearman documented here (and only here) in an earlier post.  Sally is a talented photographer and … Continue reading

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More Airventure

After fighting with my computer for 2 days, I have finally posted my favorite pictures of the airshow on the page listed in the menu as Airventure 2012. All that walking and so much excitement left me a little exhausted … Continue reading

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And the winner of Outstanding Piper J-3 is….

our friend BOB!!! We knew he would win as this plane is perfect and unbelievably beautiful. Congratulations, Bob. You can see all of the Oshkosh winners at by clicking here.

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Going back a step at Airventure

Now that I am home and almost recovered from all of the excitement and excercise that I experienced in Oshkosh, I am working my way through videos and pictures and will be updating them at this site as soon as … Continue reading

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Breaking News

WOW – what started as a cooler beautiful day after a night of rain really went to pieces pretty quickly after lunch. Videos below show the story. We learned a few things from this experience: Put everything in the plane, … Continue reading

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A View from the top

It is starting to rain and I am a LONG way from our campsite sitting under the wireless hotspot at the entrance to the show so I will have to make this quick. Here are a couple of pics from … Continue reading

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A terrific Tuesday morning

An overnight rain cooled everything off and we are looking forward to a day with highs in the low eighties. Miraculously our tent did not leak and when we awoke we were greeted by a double rainbow! Here’s how we … Continue reading

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