This year's Lynchburg Regional Airshow includes a variety of static displays and attractions. Walk amidst and experience aviation history. Below are just some of the static displays and attractions that will be featured at this year's airshow.  

GROUND DISPLAYS

Air Force Performance Lab

The Air Force Performance Lab is the newest asset in the mobile fleet and features a futuristic experience full of challenges and self-discovery, all wrapped in innovative technology. Activities include an Oculus Rift flight simulator, Pull-Up Bar Challenge, Touch Screen Challenge Games, iPad Wall, On-site Leader board and the F-16 Display.

HELICOPTER RIDES

Sierra Aeronautics will be offering helicopter rides for $35 per passenger in their Bell 47. Rides will be offered Friday afternoon after the practice, Saturday from 9 am until close, and Sunday from 9 am until close. Please click on the Sierra Aeronautics image above to purchase tickets before hand.  

KId's zone

F/A - 18 SIMULATORS

 

UNITED STATES AIR FORCE

The mission of the United States Air Force is to fly, fight and win in air, space and cyberspace. Our rich history and our vision guide our Airmen as we pursue our mission with excellence and integrity to become leaders, innovators and warriors. 

STATIC DISPLAYS

2. North American T-6 Texan

1. FUGI LM-1

The Fuji LM-1 is a Japanese light communications aircraft of the 1950's that was used for communications and general duties. 

The North American Aviation T-6 Texan is a single-engine advanced trainer aircraft used to train pilots of the U.S. Army Air Forces. 

4. CURTISS C-46 COMMANDO

3. Extra EA300

The Extra 300 is a two-seat aerobatic monoplane. It was designed in 1987 by Walter Extra, an award-winning German aerobatic pilot. It is stressed for 10 G's with one person on board and 8 G's with two people board.

The C-46 was used as a military transport aircraft during World War II. At the time it was produced, the C-46 was the largest twin-engine aircraft in the world.   

6. AERO L-39 ALBATROS

5. Douglas C-47 Skytrain

The Aero L-39 Albatros is a high-performance jet trainer aircraft. It was the first of the second-generation jet trainers, and the first turbofan-powered trainer produced.

The C-47 is a military transport aircraft that was used extensively by the Allies during World War II for transporting troops, cargo, and the wounded. After World War II, thousands of surplus C-47's were converted to civil airline use.

8. BEECHCRAFT T-34

7. Douglas C-54 Skymaster

The Douglas C-54 Skymaster was a four-engine transport aircraft used by the United States Military in World War II and the Korean War. The C-54 carried cargo as well as presidents, prime ministers, and military staff. The C-54 was also used for non-combat roles such as air-sea rescue, scientific and military research, and missile tracking and recovery. The C-54 was one of the first aircraft to carry the President of the United States.

The Beechcraft T-34 Mentor is a propeller-driven, single-engine, military trainer aircraft used by the United States. The T-34 remains in service more than six decades after it was first designed.