Wings of Victory 2008

Pictures from the Wings of Victory 2008 Airshow in Lancaster, Ohio. Thanks to my buddy Jim for taking me along!
  1. The Nose of the Belle
  2. The Memphis Belle - This is NOT the original aircraft (I believe that one is at the Air Force Museum in Dayton, Ohio being restored).  This , however...
  3. ...and the last of the models!
  4. And More Models...
  5. More Models...
  6. There was a fellow with a few tables of some incredible large scale models... I wanted to take them all home... but am not fond of prison so I...
  7. A Folland Gnat - you might remember this aircraft from the movie "Hot Shots"...
  8. I could not resist getting my picture taken in front of the Mig -17...
  9. B-24 Liberator
  10. Belle Sign explaning the Origins of this particular aircraft.
  11. The Belle's Belly Turret from outside
  12. Jim on a Waist Gun
  13. Belly Turret in the Belle
  14. Belle Cockpit
  15. Jim in the Belle
  16. Me in the Belle - Because of my screwed up legs, it was difficult for me to get up inside her... but there was no way I was going to pass on the...
  17. Air Show finale... T-6 flight escorts a B-24 Liberator as she makes a simulated (complete with pyrotechnics) bombing run...  again gave me chills!
  18. T 6 Flight
  19. A T-6 Texan
  20. C.E. "BUD" ANDERSON'S P-51B OLD CROW
  21. Old Crow and and my buddy Jim...
  22. Mustang baby... Mustang!
  23. F 16 and Mustang in a Heritage flight... gave me chills...
  24. A KC-135 makes an EXTREMELY low ground rumbling flyby... it was AWESOME!
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