I’m sailing away
Set an open course for the Virgin Sea
‘Cause I’ve got to be free
Free to face the life that’s ahead of me
On board I’m the captain, so climb aboard
We’ll search for tomorrow on every shore
- lyrics by Dennis DeYoung. recorded by Styx, 1977
Saturday morning lift-off at the 6th Annual Cathedral City Hot Air Balloon Festival. Palm Springs.
Jeff Boerboon in his one-of-a-kind Yak 110 aircraft making a fly-by of the Huntington Beach Pier at the 2019 Great Pacific Air Show. Jeff’s airplane is made of two fuselages, two propellers, and one jet engine.
A few more snaps of freestyleMX and a fire truck on fire at the MCAS MiraMar Air Show held last weekend in San Diego.
Made my first visit to The Miramar air show with some of you today. Wow! The 3-day air fest in San Diego has been held annually since 1953.
One word describes it…. UNBELIEVABLE! Be sure to add it to your bucket list – it’s unforgettable when the Blue Angels pilots fly over your head at it near mach speed!
Here are a few of my favorite snaps from today.
Designed in 1939 based on the DC-3, only 38 Dragons were built. After the war the relatively high speed of the B-23 made it ideal for conversion to executive transports and small airlines.
Pima Air & Space Museum, Tucson, Arizona