Thunder Over the Heartland_Don Thun

The recently restored B-29 "Doc" from Wichita KS flys past the crowd showing its flight capabilities. It is one of only two B-29s still flying. The B-29 was…
The B-29, "Doc", on a right to left pass showing the crowd how it helped to end WW II.
Brian Correll makes a knife edge pass with his areobatic Pitts S-2B down the runway 20 feet above the ground at Thunder Over the Heartland Airshow.
The Heritage Flight flown by the P-51 Mustang of WW II and the modern F-16 Viper fighter jet currently in the Air Force inventory. The flight spans 75 years of…
Randy Ball makes a pass with the MiG-17 with the afterburner on demonstrating the MiG's performance. The MiG-17 was used in the Vietnam war by North Vietnam.
The race with Brian Correll begins from a standi;ng start for Shockwave. Who do you think will win? It will be close but Shockwave's top speed is 376 mph.
The S-2 Tracker converted to a fire bomber makes a water drop to put out fires. It carries up to 1,000 gallons of water.
The Shockwave Jet Truck driven by Chris Darnell shows the raw power of its three jet engine producing almost 36,000 HP as it warms up for its race against Brian…
The TBM Avenger on a fly-by during the Warbird Review.
One of the Commemorative Zeros from the Tora, Tora, Tora act makes a pass in front of the crowd after making a strafing pass. Tora, Tora, Tora represents the…
The E-3 Sentry also known as AWACS (Aircraft Warning and Control System) detects real time enemy aircraft movements and directs fighters to intercept acting as…
The F-16 Viper fighter jet from Shaw AFB S.C. on an inverted pass.
The Skyraider, "Naked Fanny" on a fly-by during the Warbird Review.
The AeroShell Aerobatic Team flys AT-6 Texans, a WW II era plane used for advance pilot training. The team starts a maneuver with a vertical climb.