AirVenture 2012 Photo Gallery

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Amid all the excitement of press conferences and seminars, we still found time to walk the ground at AirVenture and snap some photos for those of you who couldn't make it.

A C-47 lands on one of the famous colored dots on the runway at Oshkosh after performing in the daily air show.

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The only flying C-46 Commando, Tinker Belle, lands on runway 36 after the air show.

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A formation of RVs performs in the showcase prior to the air show.

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One RV owner suffers from a bird strike on the ground.

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An interesting paint scheme seen on the grounds was this honey-splatter design on a Vans Aircraft RV-8.

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This Rutan Velocity was on static display in Homebuilt Aircraft camping.

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A Piaggio Avanti departs runway 18 after the daily air show has ended.

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Oshkosh Tower clears a Beech Travel Air for evening departure on runway 18.

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A hot air balloon is inflated in the ultralight area of the AirVenture grounds.

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During an evening Ultralight Showcase, this Titan Tornado II takes off for some pattern flying.

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An intentional dead-stick landing with a WWII-era paint scheme on the empennage.

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The pilot of this Pegazair 100 demonstrates a high-performance climb at the Ultralight air strip.

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Another dead-stick landing by this electrically powered Lazair.

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A perfect setup for a three-point landing with the Pegazair.

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A powered parachute flies past the setting sun.

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Crowds watch a second hot air balloon inflate.

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