Oshkosh Day 0

Day 0 (Zero) dawned as cold as ever, but not many events on the schedule. Here are some pics as we wondered around the grounds.

1997 Williams V-Jet II designed by Burt Rutan. The dark bug eyes kinda give it away.

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The Griz, another Burt Rutan design

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The AOPA sweepstakes Debonair. I’ll be back in Oct 2014 to get the keys!

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You got that right! Ouch…

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P51-D goodness.

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BD-5 jet built by Mr. Hall seen in the back.

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F86 Sabre Jet

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Peter and I at the famous Brown Arch

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Okay, who lost their parents?

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Because it’s my wife’s name.

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A view of the vectored thrust on a F-22 model.

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Spaceship One and the Voyager at the EAA Museum

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This lets in way too much air, but its called a “Breezy” for a reason.

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What started this thing we all love to do. A replica of the Wright Flyer.

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The control station of the Flyer

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A little whimsy artwork on the way back to camp.

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The show officially begins tomorrow, the crowds are building even today and the temps may soon get into the 70’s making for a great show. Some good announcements and press events that I’ll be covering tomorrow and I’ll bring you the details here.

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