Waco Museum http://wyso.org en Spectacle and Heroism - the Colorful History of the Air Show http://wyso.org/post/spectacle-and-heroism-colorful-history-air-show <p><em>Earlier this summer, a pilot named Charlie Schwenker and a wing-walker named Jane Wicker were killed at the Vectren Air Show in Dayton, a tragedy in the midst of an event laden with history. Air Shows as public events began more than 100 years ago. WYSO's aviation commentator Dan Patterson loves that colorful history full of spectacle and heroism.</em></p> Wed, 24 Jul 2013 10:52:09 +0000 Dan Patterson 36641 at http://wyso.org Spectacle and Heroism - the Colorful History of the Air Show