If you’ve been to Reno Air Races, you know the biggest Fans are seated in Section 3 – Undoubtedly you’ve seen and heard the fashion forward fans wearing Orange! If you’ve … Continue Reading Q. In Reno, Nevada, what’s Wacky & Orange all Over? A. Section 3 of Course!
JetMan Ives Rossy flies like a bird at EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, WI
Beautiful Photos by Tatsuo “Ken” Sakurai of our WWII War Birds – P-51, Yak 11, Hawker Sea Fury, F7F Tigercat, T-28, Grumman F8F-2 Bearcat, P-40 and other nice things..
“A human observer with normal vision, if standing on Mars, could easily see Earth and the moon as two distinct, bright evening stars”
Perhaps as a consequence, Virgin Galactic’s civilian space program will instill a noble spirit around the world, one that will enhance a committed reverence for our tiny planet in this pristine, infinite and unfathomable universe in which we find ourselves…just by looking out the window.
Removed”…To Further Reduce Expenditures And Streamline Our Efforts…” On the last day of 2013, the Reno Air Race Association provided a surprising press release which stated Mike Houghton, CEO & … Continue Reading Reno Nation Championship Air Race CEO & President Mike Houghton Dismissed!
…It may be just me, but I detect a slight undertone of disappointment in his eyes, as this marks the 4th year in a row that a mechanical issue has postponed Hoot’s participation in the final Unlimited Gold Race. Read more and see additional Race 232 pictures.
In 2009 Stevo shook up the seasoned Gold Race pilots in his first race at Reno by flying a super tight and clean course line and setting a new course … Continue Reading Race for Unlimited Gold is on at Reno! Strega vs. Voodoo!
A short collection of videos taken at the Stead Air Field ramp, close to Runway 8 of the Unlimited Class and a few hauntingly beautiful moments with the late Jimmy Leeward in his Galloping Ghost.
…Through photography, creativity flows and spreads around the world, quietly benefiting everyone in its infinite exchange of beauty and grace… Each year, world class photographers meet at Stead Air Force … Continue Reading 2010 & 2012 Reno Air Race Photo Gallery by Tatsuo “Ken” Sakurai
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUa6bnmrRJI I had a fun time interviewing Airline Pilot and Red Bull Racing Champion, Mark Mangold at the Reno Pylon Racing School (PRS) which is held each June prior to … Continue Reading Mark Mangold Interview at Reno Pylon Racing School – from National Air Race Podcast
Linda Shiner, Editor of Air & Space Smithsonian Magazine at Inaugural Presentation of the New Neil A. Armstrong Aviation Heritage Trophy, Reno Air Races
The charming Linda Shiner, Editor of Air & Space/Smithsonian Magazine was part of the inaugural presentation of the new Neil A. Armstrong Aviation Heritage Trophy on the last day of … Continue Reading Linda Shiner, Editor of Air & Space Smithsonian Magazine at Inaugural Presentation of the New Neil A. Armstrong Aviation Heritage Trophy, Reno Air Races
Many Legends, History Makers, Thrill Masters, Record Setters, and Aviation Preservationists in Attendance to Present the NAHI 2012 Awards at the Reno Races!
The Aviation Heritage awards were lively, fun and I’m sure exciting for the recipients of the prestigious awards, especially the inaugural recipient of the newly named Neil A. Armstrong National … Continue Reading Many Legends, History Makers, Thrill Masters, Record Setters, and Aviation Preservationists in Attendance to Present the NAHI 2012 Awards at the Reno Races!
The Board Members of the National Aviation Hall of Fame announced the Neil A. Armstrong Aviation Heritage Trophy will be unveiled and presented to the Grand Champion of the 14th … Continue Reading The Neil A. Armstrong Aviation Heritage Trophy Unveiled Today at the Reno Races!