Coming to Wings Over Northern Michigan airshow
Powered with THREE jet engines the 36,000 horsepower mechanical marvel streaks down the runway going over 375mph, don’t miss our 2016 airshow where the SHOCKWAVE Jet Truck will make an appearance . . . . .
Prometheus the flying machine is part Pitts Special and the rest Skip and Christina Stewart. Starting life as a Pitts S-2S, Prometheus was modified to give Skip the airshow machine he wanted. This flying machine looks like a good old American hot rod. The horse power was increased to (400), the big three bladed prop reminds you of oversized racing slicks, the rear canted landing gear makes it look fast sitting on the ground and the paint job yells “street rod.”
Once again The Wings Over Northern Michigan Airshow delivers the classics.
Bring your sweetheart out for a night back to the year of home coming. Dance to live music as you’re transported through the peak ages of american aviation. Enjoy themed 1940’s party with liked mined dressed couples of all ages.
Wing Over Northern Michigan Airshow has Helicopter rides
Estimated cost per rider is $35.00 price subject to change based on that days fuel cost.
Magnum Helicopters is the premier provider for helicopter flight training, aerial photography, . . . .
The Douglas C-47 Skytrain or RAF Dakota designation is a military transport aircraft. It was used extensively by the Allies during World War II and remained in front line service with various military operators through the 1950s. The C-47 was vital to the success of many Allied campaigns, in particular those at Guadalcanal and in the jungles of New Guinea and Burma where the C-47 (and its naval version, the R4D) made it possible for Allied troops to counter the mobility of the light-traveling Japanese army. Additionally, C-47s were used to airlift supplies to the embattled American forces during the Battle of Bastogne.
Named in honor of US airpower advocate Brig. Gen. William “Billy” Mitchell, the North American B-25 was a true workhorse of World War II. Designed as a medium bomber, it went on to serve as a low altitude strike aircraft, was used for reconnaissance, and anti-submarine duties. B-25s served with the 15th Air Force in Italy and were extensively used in the Pacific, India and China during WWII…..
A former member of the US Aerobatic Team, (2011) Mike Vaknin displays the Extra 300 in an incomparable high energy routine. Always a crowd pleaser, Mike demonstrates the incredible maneuverability of the Extra 300 in a precise, edge‐of‐your‐seat performance. A breathtaking and unbelievable performance that rivets all ‘eyes to the skies’.