• September

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      2020
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    FLY TO WEST COAST FROM RICHMOND

    JetBlue will introduce daily, nonstop service from Richmond International Airport to both Los Angeles and to Las Vegas beginning December 18.  Until the new service begins, the farthest someone can fly from Richmond is to Denver, CO. Officials at RIC have been working hard for years to bring coast-to-coast service to the airport.  With the

    • September

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    75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF WWII FLYOVERS TO PROCEED

    75TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF WWII FLYOVERS TO PROCEED

    To commemorate the 75th anniversary of the end of World War II, aerial tributes in Hawaii and Washington D.C. will take place in August and September. After lengthy discussions and coordination with federal and local officials, the 75th WWII Commemoration Executive Committee has made modifications to planned events in Oahu and the Washington D.C./Northern Virginia

    • September

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      2020
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    AIRMAIL RELAY LAUNCHED

    AIRMAIL RELAY LAUNCHED

    AIRMAIL RELAY LAUNCHED PILOTS TAKE TURNS HAULING MAIL TO MARK 100 YEARS OF TRANSCONTINENTAL SERVICE September 10, 2020 By Julie Summers Walker It wasn’t glamorous or sexy. It wasn’t greeted with fanfare and assembled crowds—COVID-19 kept that from happening. But it was momentous and, for one pilot, extremely gratifying. “As both a pilot and history

    • September

      21

      2020
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    Old Glory Experienced Mechanical Malfunction

    Old Glory Experienced Mechanical Malfunction

    AN IMPORTANT MESSAGE We are saddened to report that after experiencing a mechanical malfunction, our beloved B-25 Mitchell flying as Old Glory was forced to land in a field near Stockton, CA on Saturday, September 19th. The Prescott Foundation is working with the NTSB officials leading the investigation to determine the cause of the malfunction

    • September

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    B-17 BOMBER “SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY” AT HANOVER AIRPORT

    B-17 BOMBER “SENTIMENTAL JOURNEY” AT HANOVER AIRPORT

    The “Flying Legends of Victory Tours” will make a stop at Hanover Municipal Airport September 14-20, 2020. The B-17 Bomber “Sentimental Journey” is one of the rarest historical military planes in the world and now you will have a chance to see it up close and personal this week. Not everyone can visit the Arizona

    • September

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    NASA HOSTS VIRTUAL LAUNCH EVENT

    NASA HOSTS VIRTUAL LAUNCH EVENT

    NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility, along with NASA’s Kennedy Space Center and NASA’s Johnson Space Center, will host a virtual social event to for launch of the Northrop Grumman CRS-14 Cargo Resupply Mission. The virtual event will take place at 10 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, September 29. You are invited to participate in this online event

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