Saturday, December 12, 2009
Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Saturday, November 7, 2009
Friday, November 6, 2009
A PSA featuring Andy speaking and aircraft from the museum will air starting the week of November 16, 2009. Here are more photos from the shooting of the commercial!
Wednesday, November 4, 2009
Officer Larry, whose responsible for the concept and fruition of O;perationFreebird, with Andy.
Andy, Sergio and Officer Larry setting up for another shot.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Andy and Art getting a call from "Ethel" on the vintage phone!
Andy, Art and Russ readying for the archive shots.
Filming in the archives.
In the archives with a signicant piece from Eddie Rickenbacker
Andy decked out in a WWI French uniform.
Saturday, October 17, 2009
Andy and Corkey unloading ......Gerry and Andy manuevering...
...and pushing... ...and finally in place! But wait a second-it's missing something...
...ah yes, the wings! Here VAFM webmaster and Moose owner Ted Waltman assists Andy.
Thursday, October 15, 2009
Camera ship TaylorCraft with Mark Beam and Russ Wiltse
Art and Andy going over last minute details.
Russ getting the camera angle just right while Gerry Coe checks lighting.
Andy on camera!
The museum documentary is about the collection's contents. Andy will be shown highlighting the cases with the respective Ace featured and will be discussing that pilot's contibution in WWI, his memorabilia, medals awarded and significant documents. The purpose of this documentary is for educational purposes.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009
...and the BT-13.
Ryan had this to say:
The boys are excited to take the Bt-13 up in the air....now if only the weather would cooperate!!
Friday, October 9, 2009
On Saturday October 17, our 7/8 scale British SE5a will be flying over the park in Hudson and make a candy drop for the kids! This will happen around 4pm (weather permitting). On a special note, our SE5a was the only non-CGI (computer generated image) to actually fly in the movie, "The Aviator"!
A beautiful shot of our SE5a by Dan Simonsen
On November 21, we are joining forces with the Adams County Sheriff's Department and Rocky's Autos for OPERATION FREE BIRD! Many of the museum's aircraft will be performing fly-overs and the event itself will have several special features including:
* $10 gift cards towards the purchase of a Thanksgiving turkey
* Free presentations and sample products
* Career and life skills information
* Free food and entertainment
Art flew the 2500 mile round trip to Ohio and back in his gorgeous Waco.
Here's the Waco back home in its Longmont hangar.