Rick Volker came up through the US aerobatic contests category, dominating the highest level of competition, flying Pitts and Sukhoi aircrafts. He has been seriously involved in fitness sports such as swimming, bodybuilding, speed skating, and cross-country ski racing. He’s an aerobatic competency evaluator for the air show industry and… a dentist! He spend about […]

Appropriately named as the team symbolic of our snowy land, do you know how they got their name?  The Snowbirds were named by Douglas Farmer, an elementary school student at CFB Moose Jaw, who won the “Name the Team” contest in 1971.  And reflecting this heritage they frequently trail white smoke in the sky as […]

For the first time in the region, the US Air Force will present its spectacular F-35 demonstration team on September 6, 7 and 8, 2019. The F-35 Lightning II (F-35 Joint Strike Fighter or F-35 JSF) is a fifth generation multi-purpose aircraft in development since 1996 by the manufacturer Lockheed Martin, with Northrop Grumman and […]

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