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A restored 1929 Ford Tri-Motor, also known as the "Tin Goose," is pictured in flight. (Credit:

Oakland County Airport Hosting Annual Open House, Air Show

Planes for the event include the Ford Tri-Motor, known as the “Tin Goose,” first produced by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford in 1925.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2015

Pilot Kyle Frankin and wingwalker Todd Green perform during the Experimental Aircraft Association's 2009 AirVenture annual fly-in and convention on July 28, 2009 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Selfridge Air Show Won’t Include Wing Walker Stunt After 2011 Death

“For the safety of the public and the base community, the decision has been made to not have a wing walker performance in this year’s show.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/15/2014

Sean D. Tucker performs an aerial stunt. (credit: Herb Gillen Agency)

World’s Top Aerobatic Pilot To Perform At 2013 Thunder Over Michigan Air Show

Sean D. Tucker, the world’s top civilian aerobatic pilot, will perform at the 2013 Thunder Over Michigan Air Show, August 10 and 11 at Willow Run Airport in Ypsilanti.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2013

A restored 1929 Ford Tri-Motor, also known as the "Tin Goose," is pictured in flight. (Credit:

Early Days Of Flight Come To Pontiac With 1929 Ford Tri-Motor Airliner

A classic aircraft from the early days of commercial air travel will recreate those memories this weekend as the Experimental Aircraft Association brings its restored 1929 Ford Tri-Motor airliner to Oakland County International Airport in Pontiac

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2012

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Thunder Over Michigan Air Show Returns To Willow Run

The skies over Williow Run Airport will roar to life August 4 and 5 as fighters and bombers from 1940s and 1950s take flight for the World’s largest WWII air and ground battle reenactment.

CBS Detroit–08/02/2012

A KC-135 Stratotanker takes off on a flight at Selfridge Air National Guard Base. (USAF photo)

Selfridge Air Show Takes To The Sky

While the cars are the stars on Woodward Avenue this weekend, in Macomb County the spotlight is on the sky.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2011

The F/A-18 Super Hornet passes through a vapor cone while flying at high speed. An F-18 demonstration team is scheduled to appear at the Selfridge Air Show, Aug. 20-21. The F-18 is flown by the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps.

Navy F/A-18 Super Hornets Headline Selfridge Air Show

The 2011 Selfridge Air Show and Open House is free and will be held Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 20 and 21.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/18/2011


Thunder Over Michigan Air Show Features Blue Angels

Look up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No… it’s the U.S. Navy Blue Angels at the Thunder Over Michigan Air Show!

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2011

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Red Wings’ Abdelkader Goes For Flight Of His Life

A Detroit Red Wing will be living his dream Wednesday morning at Willow Run Airport, as Justin Abdelkader rides along with U.S. Navy Blue Angels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2011

Jet Crashes At Air Show

A Canadian air force jet crashed and exploded in a ball of flames during a training run for a weekend international air show in Alberta, but the pilot was able to eject from the plummeting […]