Warbirds over the Rockies 2008


The largest Warbird event west of the Mississippi with over 150 registered pilots
Join us in Fort Collins, Colorado, for the 5th year of the largest Warbird Event west of the Mississippi. Hosted by the Love-Air R/C Club and held September 26-28, 2008, this unique event drew 150 pilots from 18 states with over 300 different airplanes. Our cameras were on the flight line over the weekend capturing all the action for your viewing pleasure, including  Ken Perkins' one-of-a-kind Curtis Seagull, Scott Davis' superbly detailed Stearman Biplane, Ryan Haldonwanger's MB-339, Jay Stewart's Curtis F6C2 Hawk, Peter Fritsche's model of a captured P-47 in German colors and Paul La Tourneau's 1/5 scale 95 lb P-61.This is only a small sampling of what you'll see! Noontime entertainment included a warbird show featuring Giant World War I and World War II aircraft as well as simulated Bomb Explosions performed by a professional pyrotechnics company. And to put icing on the cake, we were treated to a superb air show featuring a full-scale T-6 and a Sea Fury. If  Warbirds are your passion, you can't miss this one!Total running time - 105 minutes