AirVenture 2012 Photo Gallery
With AirVenture 2012 in full swing, it was tough to find time to snap a few photos just for fun — but somehow we managed.
Planes are lined up in the South 40 campground.
A Piper PA-30 Twin Commanche taxis to the South 40 Campground.
Sikorsky displays a mock-up of its new Raider Helicopter.
The Sikorsky Raider has a non-traditional anti-torque rotor.
Spectators swarm the C-17 from Wright Patterson Air Force Base to take a look inside.
Duggy, the "Smile in the Sky," taxis to the runway for take-off.
Light helicopters fly patterns around the Ultralight and Light Sport grass runway before the daily air show.
One helicopter pilot hover-taxis after flying the closed traffic pattern.
Air traffic controllers have two aircraft hold short while an aircraft lands on runway 36.
An experimental Hiperlight is pulled out of the Ultralight camp for eventual departure.
Beech Staggerwings are lined up in the Vintage Aircraft camping area.
The front cockpit of a Fairchid M-62 with an L-2 Grasshopper visible in the rearview mirror.
A cool paint scheme on an RV.
A JU-52 banks away from the crowd during the afternoon showcase.
Attendees camp under the wing of every imaginable general aviation aircraft, including this DC-3.
A Fairchild M-62 on static display in Vintage Aircraft parking.