Can you imagine an airshow today with the following aircraft?: Ju88, Arado 234, Me-262, Me-163, Ju-290, A6M Zero, Macchi 202, Spitfire, Bf-108, B-32 Dominator, B-24,
B-17, B-29, B-25 and lots more. Thunderbolt low passes, Waco glider aerial pckup, Mitchells doing low-level bombing demos, etc..... not to mention the Heinkel 111, Me-410, German helicopters, V-2 and V-1 rockets, early C-82........!!!
This is a compilation of two films shot during the September, 1945 airshow at Freeman Field. The aircraft seen both in the air and on the ground are nothing short of spectacular. Many of the remaining captured aircraft have yet to arrive. Video provided by the Freeman Army Airfield Museum.
Video of airshow - https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=1723870789084
Link to museum site - http://www.indianamilitary.org/FreemanA ... nSTART.htm
Keep the shiny side up and the dirty side down!
Ret SMSgt Cliff Lord - C-130 Flight Engineer.