WARBIRD RADIO – On this episode the organizers from the Thunder in the Valley 2017 air show join Matt Jolley with a look at this weekend’s big event. Thunder in the Valley takes place outside Fort Benning, Georgia in the town of Columbus. The all-star lineup includes Matt Younkin and the Sky Soldiers (seen above) along with many aerobatic performers. Click the Quick Link below for details.
We’ll also be talking about the air show lawsuit that recently surfaced in Chino, California. How does this lawsuit affect air shows? International Council of Air Shows President – John Cudahy and aviation attorney Steve Tupper join Matt to discuss the issues. As always, your calls and comments are welcomed. Showtime is 4/4/17 at 8pm ET.
LIVE BROADCAST – 4/4/17 at 8pm EASTERN / Podcast will follow after LIVE broadcast.
QUICK LINK: Thunder in the Valley Air Show
QUICK LINK: Matt Younkin’s Website
QUICK LINK: International Council of Air Shows Facebook Page
QUICK LINK: Steve Tupper’s Website
THURSDAY – Frank Wright from the Yanks Air Museum joins Matt Jolley on Warbird Radio LIVE!Â Tune in and find out about their EC-121T “Warning Star” Super Constellation.Â The former Top Secret platform patrolled the skies for over 44 years during the height of the Cold War often flying missions 24 hours a day.Â It served over the Pacific as well as Taiwan, South Korea and Iceland during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
Last week this historic EC-121T flew from it’s former home in Camarillo, California to the Yanks Air Museum in Chino, California.Â Learn the plans for it’s future this Thursday morning at 10am (EASTERN) right here on Warbird Radio LIVE!Â Thanks for tuning in.
QUICK LINK:Â Yanks Air Museum
STUDIO LINE:Â 478.787.4768