Airshows

Hey Geeks! Here you can read all Airshows stories published on The Aviation Geek Club site.

That time Thunderbirds delayed their display because they were scared by an SR-71 doing a low-level fly by in afterburner above their F-16s

That time Thunderbirds delayed their display because they were scared by an SR-71 doing a low-level fly by in afterburner above their F-16s

The Blackbird The SR-71 reconnaissance aircraft was the world’s fastest jet-propelled aircraft and the most advanced member of the Blackbird… Read More

5 days ago

The story of the famed photo of when a MiG-17 had a Tail Strike after completing a Loop during an Airshow (the Aircraft landed with very Minor Damage)

MiG-17 Tail Strike after completing a Loop Taken during a 1990 airshow in Harrison, Arkansas, the incredible photo in this… Read More

2 months ago

Cool video shows F-15QA doing tailslides, extreme high alpha maneuvers and pulling 9 g’s at Dubai Airshow 2023

The F-15QA: an Eagle like we've never seen it displayed before Filmed by Adam Landau and featured on This is… Read More

6 months ago

‘The F-22 Raptor is the only jet that manufacturers teams watch fly at air shows,’ Lockheed Martin Flightline Quality Assurance Manager says

The F-22 Raptor at air shows The F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team performs precision aerial maneuvers at air shows across the… Read More

7 months ago

Insane video features the best F-22 Raptor demo you’ve ever seen

The best F-22 Raptor demo Brought to our attention by John Jones, a reader of The Aviation Geek Club, and… Read More

7 months ago

The story of the Blue Angels F11F pilots that developed the team’s trademark Back-to-Back Pass maneuver

The two solo pilots on the 1958 team, John Damian and John Dewenter developed the back-to-back pass. The origins of… Read More

7 months ago

BUFF to land in South Korea for first time amid Seoul ADEX 23, the airshow that celebrates 70 years of US – Republic of Korea alliance

A B-52H Stratofortress (dubbed BUFF, Big Ugly Fat F****r by her aircrews) is slated to land on the Korean Peninsula… Read More

7 months ago

Video shows the moment a Patrouille Suisse F-5 Tiger II hits a flock of birds during Radom Air Show

Patrouille Suisse F-5 Tiger suffering a bird strike Filmed by our friend Dafydd Phillips during Radom Air Show, the video… Read More

9 months ago

173rd FW ‘Eagle Driver’ becomes the first ANG fighter pilot selected to be a Thunderbird demonstration pilot

First ANG Thunderbird pilot The US Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, known as the “Thunderbirds”, recently announced the latest addition… Read More

10 months ago

The Russian MiG-29 Fulcrum fighter jets that collided at RAF Fairford 30 years ago during IAT ‘93

The MiG-29 Fulcrum The MiG-29 was designed in response to a new generation of American fighters, which included the F-15… Read More

10 months ago