Introduction to Air Racing

Media : DVD
Duration : 60
ISBN : 0-96962-10119-0
Price :14.99

Description :
Enjoy this exciting, historical retrospective of air racing including the earliest years of the National Air Races (1929-1939), the 1946 Cleveland Air Races, the desert races in California (1960s-1970s) and present day racing in Reno, Nevada, USA. This program includes one of the first ever appearances of the Navy’s Blue Angels flying the Grumman Bearcat in Cleveland in 1946. These helped popularize racing aircraft including highly modified and super powerful Warbirds, agile homebuilts, aerobatic biplanes, classic fighter jets and modern jet trainers, with all of these still flying over the skies of Reno Nevada today! - Air Racing Warbirds - Rare 1946 Blue Angles footage - National Air Races 1920-30s - 1946 Cleveland Air Races - Classic Air Racing footage 1960-70s - Air Races in Reno