2006 Warbirds: Airventure Oshkosh, WI

KOSH:  N43 59 06  W88 33 42

A return trip that proved to be as exciting as the first one !


Picture by my sweet Joana

Here are pictures of some of the awesome warbirds I saw there.  So many planes, so little time...


Aero Vodochody:
  L-39 Albatros (cammo paint scheme)
  L-39 Albatros (Air Force paint scheme)
    In flight

A.V. Roe & Co.:
 
Lancaster MK.X (nose view)
   
Nose Art
   
In flight, arriving Air Venture
   
Formation with B-25

Beechcraft:
  Beech 3N-M
  Beech 3N-M
  Beech 3N-M
  Beech SNB-1 Navigator
  T-34 Mentor Flight of 3 taking off
    Large formation
  T-34 Row

Boeing:
  A75N-1 Kaydet (PT-17)
  B-17G in flight, "Aluminum Overcast"
    Overhead
    Side view
    Rear 3/4 view on take-off
  Stearman Row

Cessna:
  A-37A
  L-19E Birddog
  L-19E Birddog
  M337-B O-2 Skymaster
  T-37 Tweety Bird

Consolidated Aircraft:
 
B-24 Liberator (LB-30) "Diamond Lil"
   
Side view (engines)

DeHavilland:
  DH-98 Mosquito B.35
   
Nose view
   
Front view

Douglas:
 
C-47 3/4 front view
 
C-47 taking off
 
C-54-R5D Berlin Air Lift

Focke-Wulf:
 
DR-1 (Fly-Boys film)
   
Nose view

Grumman:
 
J2F-6 Duck
 
OV-1 Mohawk
   
In flight
 
TBM Avenger

Lockheed / Lockheed-Martin:
 
F-16 Fighting Falcon (on the red dot)
   
Steep turn on afterburners
   
High-speed turn
 
P-38 Lightning
 
T-33 Shooting Star (Thunder Birds)

Mikoyan-Gurevich:
  MiG-15
  MiG-17
    Formation flight with F-86 Saber

Nangchang:
 
CJ-6A
   
Flight of two taking off
   
Large formation

North-American:
  AT-6 Texan
  B-25C Mitchell "Dragon Breath"
  B-25J Mitchell "Tondelayo"
    Tail
  The entire row
  "Betty's Dream" Tail
  F-86 Sabre
  P-51D Mustang "Worry Bird" with friend Pierre
    Nose view
  P-51D Mustangs
  P-51D Mustang "Excalibur"
  P-51D Mustang
  P-51D Mustang "Petie 2nd"
    Tail
  P-64/NA-50
  SNJ-6
  T-6 Texan/SNJ/Harvard
    Cowling
    T-6 Row
    T-6 Tails
    T-6 Tails
    Flight of 4
    Flight of 4
    Flight of 3
    Large formation
  T-28 Trojan taking off
  T-28 Trojan taking off
    Large formation
    2 ship formation taking off
  XP-51

Rockwell:
  B1-B Lancer "Dakota Queen"
    Steep turn still on afterburners
    Viewed from the rear
    Low speed pass with wings extended
    Steep turn with wings extended
    Just before touch down
    Just after touch down
    On Aero-Shell Square
    Head-on view

Supermarine:
  Spitfire Mk.IXc  MK959
    Nose view
    3/4 rear view
  Spitfire Mk.XVIIIe  TP280
    Nose view
    3/4 rear view
    Rear view
  Spitfire Mk.TR9  MJ772
    Front view

    Nose view
  Joana enjoying the Spits

Vought:
  F4U-5N Corsair "Annie Mo"
  F4-U Corsair
    Front view

Vultee:
  BT-13A
    Cockpit
  BT-13A taking off

Various:
  Aeronca 65TAC Grasshopper
  Colvert PQ-14B

  Sopwith Camel (Fly Boys Film)
  Dakota Queen meets Duggy the DC-3
  Formation flight (P-38, P51, F-16)
  Hawker Sea Fury
  Maurane-Saulnier MS-760S

  Mitsubishi A6M Zero (replica)
  Northrop T-38 Talon
  Republic A-10 Warthog
  Sikorski HH-60 Jayhawk
  Yakolev Yak-11
  Yeager Jr. !