Warbird Radio Presents – The Bill Cheolas Story

WARBIRD RADIO – One of the least told airman stories of World War Two is that of the Army Air Corps glider pilot.  Bill Cheloas was one of hundreds of pilots that flew troop transport gliders into combat in the last years of the war.The IX Troop Carrier Command flew WACO CG-4A gliders full of troops across the Rhine River on March 24, 1945 in what was called Operation Varsity, the largest operation of it’s kind.

Bill tells us the story of his flight into Germany, under fire and unarmed, an amazing glimpse into the last airborne operation of WWII.

Join Host Zane Adams for this special presentation.

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QUICK LINK:   https://midamericaflightmuseum.com/

 

 

The Texas Warbird Report – Bill Gorin, Vintage Flying Museum – Episode 26

WARBIRD RADIO – The Vintage Flying Museum at Meacham Field in Fort Worth, Texas is a busy place in the winter months. Crew Chief Bill Gorin joins Zane Adams on a new episode of the Texas Warbird Report to give us the scoop on annual maintenance and other happenings around the museum as well as an update on the 2020 National Warbird Operator Conference that just concluded in Alabama.

QUICK LINK: Vintage Flying Musuem

QUICK LINK: National Warbird Operator Conference

The Texas Warbird Report – Jeremy Reiley BT-13 & Pilatus P-3 – Episode 25

WARBIRD RADIO – Jeremy Reiley, warbird owner, pilot and the operator of the Texas Aviation Academy in New Braunfels, Texas joins the Zane Adams on the Texas Warbird Report.  Jeremy grew up around Rebel Field in Harlingen, TX and caught the old airplane bug early in life. Now he’s the owner of a rare Pilatus P-3, a Vultee BT-13 and an historic T-28 Trojan. A regular guy from Texas doing what he loves, flying with his family.
“If I can do it anyone can!”

The Texas Warbird Report – Go Wheels Up Texas – Episode 24

WARBIRD RADIO – An all new Texas Warbird Report is on the air!
Join us in a conversation with Texas Music legend Cory Morrow and world class aerobatic pilot Adam Baker as we discuss the upcoming Go Wheels Up Texas!
This exciting and innovative Airshow/Music Festival/Car show is being held at the San Marcos Airport in San Marcos Texas, May 3-5, 2019.

An all out Texas sized party with food, music, cars, and a great airshow. With music from Texas country folks such as  Dale Watson, Kevin Fowler and of course Cory Morrow and the hairband turned country soul of Bret Michaels, the stages will be packed with boot scooting fun!

The airshow portion features the B-17; Texas Raiders, P-51 Gunfighter, Randy Ball and his fast MIG, Greg and Ashley Shelton and many more. A little flying something for everyone!

An exciting weekend for the whole family is on tap in San Marcos!

LINK: www.gowheelsup.live
LINK: www.playfulairshows.com
LINK: corymorrow.com

The Texas Warbird Report – Texas Air Museum and the CAF Centex Wing – Episode 23

WARBIRD RADIO – Malcolm Laing from the Caprock Chapter of the Texas Air Museum joins us to discuss warbird happenings on the Llano Estacado. The Museum at Slaton, Texas has a wide variety of static and flying aircraft. Static displays include the F-14 Tomcat and the F9F Panther.  Flying aircraft include the AT-6, Reliant MkIII and three of the interesting Mitusbishi KI51 “Sonja” replicas.

Also joining us will be Joe Enzminger from the Central Texas Wing of the Commemorative Air Force.  The Centex wing is home the B-25 “Yellow Rose”  and she is in need of some support. Engine changes are never an inexpensive undertaking. The Wing is also home to a P-39 Cobra, AT-6 and the San Marcos, Texas hangar will soon be home to the D-Day survivor C-47 ” That’s All Brother”.

QUICK LINK:  Texas Air Museum  

Quick Link:  Central Texas Wing of the CAF  

QUICK LINK:  Project 107 KickStarter  

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