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Ceterman Supporting Member of TMP16 Oct 2016 9:33 a.m. PST

Have ALL made passes over my house here in Roanoke, VA. Our Airport is 75 years old this weekend!!! COOL AS HELL!
Peter

Grimmnar Supporting Member of TMP16 Oct 2016 10:03 a.m. PST

I got the Blue Angel's flying about my area today.

Grimm

Ceterman Supporting Member of TMP16 Oct 2016 10:31 a.m. PST

COOL!

zoneofcontrol Inactive Member16 Oct 2016 11:36 a.m. PST

I say, boy, you mus' be livin' in a time warp.

Seriously, as you said, "COOL AS HELL!" Enjoy it.

daler240D Supporting Member of TMP16 Oct 2016 12:00 p.m. PST

very cool.

Ceterman Supporting Member of TMP16 Oct 2016 12:22 p.m. PST

Oh, man, I DID!!! Enjoy it, that is!

Buck21516 Oct 2016 12:26 p.m. PST

Billionaire Paul Allen's vintage plane and tank collection is just two miles away from my house in Everett, at Paine Field. We see flights of B-17's, B-24's, Tuskegee Redtail P-51's, P-38's ,etc., and they really make appearances around Memorial Day, It is routine, but no less exciting to hear and see these old warbirds in the sky…

Jcfrog Supporting Member of TMP16 Oct 2016 1:27 p.m. PST

the first time I came to the US went to see the Confederate Air force, what a great day!

Mako11 Inactive Member16 Oct 2016 1:50 p.m. PST

Lucky you!

Last decent flyover I saw, other than the daily T-38 flights, is the U-2 that did a flyby weeks ago.

Ceterman Supporting Member of TMP16 Oct 2016 3:06 p.m. PST

Buck215,
That would be KILLER!!!

Buck21516 Oct 2016 7:25 p.m. PST

Unlike my neighbors, I never complain when they fly over my house. It is the sound of history and freedom…

Micman Supporting Member of TMP17 Oct 2016 8:22 a.m. PST

Buck, even better when we have a game day at the Flying Heritage Collection ( the name of Paul Allen's collection) like we had for the fly in in July.  

tigrifsgt17 Oct 2016 10:41 a.m. PST

The best I ever saw was during the gathering of Mustangs in Columbus, Ohio a few years back. It was a Lancaster being escorted by a group of Mustangs. They said the guy took the northern route to get here, stopping in Iceland, Greenland, and some where in Canada.

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