Author: Joe Kates

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Final Flight, Test Pilot James D. Eastham

The staff of the Roadrunners Internationale association regrets having to inform the aviation community of the final flight of  Dutch 52, James D. “Jim” Eastham. Jim Eastham, known in aviation circles under the Codename...

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Roadrunners Internationale 24th Reunion

The 24th annual Roadrunners Internationale reunion was held October 5 – 8, 2015 in Las Vegas, NV. This year’s event celebrated the 60th anniversary of the U-2 spy plane and its Area 51 operating base....

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Keeping the Tradition Alive

As the dog days of summer come to an end in the southwestern U.S., the Arizona skies behold a flurry of activity. Aircraft owners and pilots come out of their summer slumber, or as...

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LUKE AIR FORCE BASE LAUNCHES 100TH F-35 SORTIE

LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz.  – Luke Air Force Base launched its 100th F-35A sortie at approximately noon on Tuesday. “Flying the 100th F-35A sortie at Luke is a tremendous accomplishment,” said Maj. William...