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              Publisher: Sandra M. Parnau
                Editor: Jim Froneberger
           Canadian Editor: Kerry J. Newstead  AIRSHOW NE WS
                 Contributing Editors:
           Denise Decker, Michael J. Gallagher
             A.C.E. Columnist: Greg Koontz    Autumn 2020                 Our 35th Year              Volume 35, No. 4
                Air Racing: Brad Haskin
             Editor at Large, etc.: Jeff Parnau   Cover Story: Black Flag         The OC AirShow
                                                  Staying current or getting your first   Drive-in airshows are nice, but a
                                                  SAC card during a pandemic, Part II.  room with a view is air conditioned.
                 Recent Contributors              PAGE 12                         PAGE 36

          Alderman, Jennifer  Loper, Mark         The Millington NATA             Airshow London SkyDrive
          Aguiari, Moreno  Lynaugh, Mike
          Aro, Charlene   Madison, Connor         Formation Clinic                Not that London. It’s a drive-in
          Barbor, Alan    Mainiero, Michael       Staying in formation during a   airshow in London, Ontario, Canada.
          Bell, Robert    McCullagh, John
          Bilancia, Matt  McAlee, Patrick         pandemic.                       PAGE 40
          Buff, Chris     Meland, Greg            PAGE 16
          Byrne, Evan     Munforti, Tommaso
          Charlot, Keith  Koontz, Greg                                            Wings Over Houston
          Cheung, Ken     Parnau, Sandra          Fulfilling a Dream              YADA? (Yet Another Drive-in
          Cooper, Rich    Pawlesh, Tom
          Cromer, Lynn    Renth, Eric             A performer recounts how he ended   Airshow). Everything is bigger in
          Daniels, Gary   Rower, Gwen             up being a performer.           Texas.
          Denet, Benoit   Rower, Gary
          Finch, Steve    Scaling, Craig          PAGE 22                         PAGE 42
          Freedman, John  Shabec, Fred
          Gibson, Greg    Slocum, Scott                                           The Bell Fort Worth Alliance
          Glover, Douglas  Snorteland, Scott      Center Spread:
          Gonzalez, Manny  Stansbery, Angie       Fat Albert Comes Home           Drive-In Air Show
          Grace, Larry    St. Pierre, Marc                                        YADA: See above. The Alliance show
          Graf, Norman A.  Streit, Mark           Fat Albert is dead.
          Grantonic, Ryan  Thiel, Roger                                           draws 6,000 vehicles over two days.
          Greenwell, Arnold  Thun, Don            Long live Fat Albert.
          Hammond, Kelley  Turdo, Carmelo         PAGE 26                         PAGE 44
          Haskin, DJ      Vander Kolk, Craig
          Haskin, Randy   VanderMeulen, Richard                                   Wings Over North Georgia
          Head, Mike      Vessigault, Julie       An Airshow Alternative
          Heatherington, Sheldon  von Puttkammer, Ricardo                         YADA: Rome, Georgia plays host to  a
          Hedlund, Tom    Walton, Vance           There’s more than one way to skin an   military-rich show with a heavy dose
          Henriques, Dudley  Watson, Glenn        airshow during a pandemic.
          Hong, Kevin     Wingard, Dean                                           of civilian performers.
          Houghtaling, Jon  Yost, Samantha        PAGE 28                         PAGE  46
          Letourneau, Joe  Yost, Shawn
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              ON THE COVER: With airshows in short supply during 2020, a number of airshow performers
                                                  decided to gather for a pair of training and evaluation sessions so they could stay proficient.
        Postage Paid at Montezuma, IA 50171. Published   They called these sessions Black Flag, and in addition to performance practice, Black Flag gave
        4X per year by Richardson Ventures, LTD with of-  the pilots and some aviation photographers a chance to hone their air-to-air photo-shoot
        fices in Mukwonago, Wisconsin. Copyright © 2020
        by Richardson Ventures, LTD. All rights reserved.   skills. Our cover photo by Sheldon Heatherington features Bob Richards in his bright-yellow
        Nothing in whole or in part may be reproduced   Pitts and Mark Meredith in his open cockpit  Super Chipmunk. You can read about the second
        without the written permission of the publisher.
        Advertising deadlines: January 15, April 15, July 15,   Black Flag event, held in October, beginning on page 12 in this issue.
        October 15.

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