Posts Tagged ‘fighter’

Whistling Death

The first Vought F4U Corsair was delivered to the U.S. Navy in 1940 but due to landing performance issues it became a land based fighter bomber for the U.S. Mar

Wildcat Down Low

Buy this picture World War II era FM-2 Wildcat flies through the Valley of Speed during the 2010 Reno Air Races. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog/?p=2321 http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com

F7F Tigercat and Stormclouds

Buy this picture Grumman F7F Tigercat sitting on the ramp at Stead Field near Reno, Nevada, as storm clouds gather. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog/?p=2066 http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com usa shower curtains for sale children metal prints for sale children greeting cards for sale children posters for sale american paintings […]


Hawker Sea Fury Post Race Recovery

Buy this picture A pair of Hawker Sea Furys are recovered after an Unlimited Class heat race at the 2013 National Championship heat races. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog/?p=2069 http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com

Unlimited Air Racer “Rare Bear” in flight

Buy this picture Stewart Dawson gets the Unlimited Air Racer “Rare Bear” down low in the Valley of Speed during the 2013 Unlimited Gold Championship Race. Rare Bear is a highly modified F8F Bearcat that since 1988 has held the 3km speed record for a piston powered aircraft at 528.33 MPH. Rick Pisio Website – […]

Riff Raff in The Valley

Buy this picture Piloted by Shuttle Astronaut Robert “Hoot” Gibson the Hawker Sea Fury Race 99, “Riff Raff,” flies down the “Valley of Speed” during an Unlimited Class heat race at the 2009 Reno National Championship Air Races. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog/?p=574 http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com


Under the Turkey’s Wing

Buy this picture Grumman TBM-3 Avenger, bu85983, piloted by Chuck Wentworth is taxied during the 2013 Grass Valley Airfest held at the Nevada County Airport in California’s gold country. This aircraft, like many of the former World War II torpedo bombers saw duty as sprayers and aerial firefighting platforms. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – […]

Taxiing F-22 Raptor

Photo of a Lockheed F-22 Raptor taxiing at Stead Field in Reno, Nevada