Texas Raiders B-17 Flying Fortress

Texas Raiders B-17 Flying Fortress

Headlining the group of vintage aircraft at this year's Ada Air Expo is Texas Raiders , one of only eleven B-17 bombers still flying today. Operated by the Gulf Coast Wing of the Commemorative Air Force, Texas Raiders will arrive in Ada the afternoon...
A26 Lady Liberty

A26 Lady Liberty

Confirmation that the A26 Lady Liberty will be joining us for this year's air show.  The Lady Liberty  A-26 is the oldest flying Invader. It was the 130th one produced, being accepted on 18 Aug, 1944, at Long Beach, California. It was flown to Great D...
Carbon Fiber Airshows G202

Carbon Fiber Airshows G202

Ladies and gentlemen, look high to your right, just ahead of the puffs of smoke, for a striped carbon fiber monoplane. Here comes Andrew Wright in the Carbon Fiber Airshows G202 , an unlimited capability aerobatic aircraft, predecessor of the MX airplanes...
Commemorative Air Force R4D-6S

Commemorative Air Force R4D-6S

Harlan Short is an active member of the Dallas/Ft Worth Wing of the CAF. They operate a vintage WWII Navy R4D "Sub" hunter and this R4D is known as "Ready For Duty". Aircraft tours and rides will be available Friday afternoon and again on Saturday....
Flight of the Phoenix Escadrille

Flight of the Phoenix Escadrille

No air-show is complete without the unmistakable sound of round engines and the nostalgia created by vintage T-6's soldiering proudly in formation above the crowd. Flight of the Phoenix Escadrille operates out of Flight of the Phoenix Aviation Museum...
Jeremy Holt and the Skybolt

Jeremy Holt and the Skybolt

As a child, Jeremy grew up watching his father build and fly remote control airplanes. This became the magic that created a spark in his soul for flight. He lived at the remote control flying field on the weekends and would travel to different competitions...
Kate Kyer and her Pitts S-2B

Kate Kyer and her Pitts S-2B

Kate Kyer, from Honey Grove, Texas, will be joining us this year and putting on one of her exciting aerobatic shows.  Kate began flying at the age of 16, earned her commercial license, multi-engine rating, and flight instructor ratings at the age of ...
North American AT-6D Solo Aerobatics

North American AT-6D Solo Aerobatics

The North American AT-6 Texan is one of the many iconic aircraft of World War II. This advanced trainer was instrumental in the training of virtually all of America’s great aviators of that era. Though the AT-6 is no longer used in US Armed Forces f...
P-51D Mustang "Miss America"

P-51D Mustang "Miss America"

Dr. Brent Hisey, of Oklahoma City, owns and operates this beautiful North American P-51D Mustang "Miss America". This P-51D Mustang is also a regular unlimited racer at the Reno National Championship Air Races. Miss America was born in Inglewood, California...
Texas Twisters T-34s

Texas Twisters T-34s

The Texas Twisters is a T-34 formation and aerobatic team that has been together for many years. Randy Long , owner of Long's Aircraft, Coleman, Tx. is the acting Lead of the group. JD Daniel, also a Lead, is the aerobatic component of the group. JD is...