Press of Atlantic City: Atlantic City Airshow

Atlantic City Airshow

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Wednesday 06/26/2013
Hundreds of beachgoers catch practice for Atlantic City Airshow
Posted: June 26, 2013 - 1:15 am

ATLANTIC CITY — Beachgoers were treated Tuesday to a preview of the airshow slated for today as pilots practiced their aerial stunts.

Tuesday 06/25/2013
Vintage aircraft, Harrier to star in today's Atlantic City Airshow
Updated: June 25, 2013 - 11:29 pm

A host of vintage aircraft and one modern fighter jet will take to the skies today in the first Atlantic City Airshow without a single military act.

Atlantic City Armed Forces Parade honors those who've served their country
Updated: June 25, 2013 - 11:50 pm

The city’s annual Armed Forces parade kicked off the three-day Atlantic City Air Show by recognizing the people for whom this event is all about.

Part of Route 9 to be relined no-passing zone in Absecon and Galloway
Posted: June 25, 2013 - 12:01 am

The restriping to convert separate sections of Route 9 in Galloway Township and Absecon to no-passing zones has the go-ahead after the municipalities submitted resolutions to the state Department of Transportation.

Sunday 06/23/2013
Vets help Atlantic City Salutes Armed Forces parade overcome lack of military units
Updated: June 24, 2013 - 6:22 pm

The annual Atlantic City Salutes America's Armed Forces Parade started out with a significant obstacle this year - a lack of armed forces.

Historical Articles

Future of aviation unfolds at FAA facility in Egg Harbor Township
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:19 am

EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP — Aviation’s future continues to unfold behind the fences of the William J. Hughes Technical Center.

Atlantic City aviation stories: Bader Field memories helped pilot reconcile a painful past
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:19 am

My father and I flew in and out of Bader Field for years.

Atlantic City man fell in love with flying at Bader Field, ran airport for two decades
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:20 am

Harry “Knock” Nordheim taught about 500 people to fly — from commercial pilots to hobbyists and even aerobats for the Ice Capades — in his 60 years in aviation.

Atlantic City aviation stories: Woman remembers 16 ‘wonderful’ years at Bader Field
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:20 am

Hearing “Bader Field” reminds me of the 16 wonderful years I worked there, for Southern Jersey Airways and Butler Aviation.

Atlantic City played prominent role in birth of commercial aviation
Posted: August 14, 2012 - 11:45 pm

Weeks before the first “airport” in the nation would open at Atlantic City’s Bader Field, there was a business competition going on in the air.

Atlantic City pilot, partner first black men to fly across the country
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:21 am

Five hundred people gathered in the pre-dawn of July 17, 1933, to watch Albert Forsythe and C. Alfred Anderson take off from Atlantic City’s Bader Field on what would be the first cross-country flight undertaken by black pilots.

Atlantic City’s armed forces parade the result of one man’s dream, drive
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:21 am

Pinky Kravitz had a dream.

Atlantic City aviation stories: My first solo flight, and my father’s, was out of Bader
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:22 am

My father, Edward Marino, made his first solo flight from Bader Field after WWII and joined the Civil Air Patrol guarding the coast.

World War II paved the way for Atlantic City's new airport
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:22 am

Atlantic City had already outgrown Bader Field, its municipal airport, by the late 1930s, and city officials had begun seeking a new site on the mainland.

Northfield woman first to fly solo from Bader Field
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:22 am

“Miss Hampton, 20, blonde, petite” was the description of Ida Mae (nee Hampton) Wassell that a reporter used in a 1932 Atlantic City Press article.

Atlantic City's birth as an aerial resort
Updated: June 21, 2013 - 10:22 am

Walter Brookins’ pulse raced as his Wright Model B biplane climbed.