Tonight's EAA Webinar was an invaluable guide to AirVenture 2011 coming up in 18 days. Here is a thumbnail sketch:
Pre-Event Weekend: Mass arrivals, especially by type (Bonanzas, Mooneys, etc.)
Monday: Opening Day features special exhibits like Sikorski X-2 and Firefly electric helicopter, Zenith Aircraft, Airmail centennial, and REO Speedwagon concert
Tuesday: Tribute to Bob Hoover, B-29 arrival, Aeromart opens
Wednesday: Navy Day - Centennial of Naval Aviation aircraft on display, warbird group record attendance
Thursday: Tribute to Burt Rutan with 130+ Rutan aircraft and 25th anniversary of Voyager flight
Friday: Salute to Veterans - Warbirds, 787 public walk-through, Gary Sinise Concert
Saturday: Dawn balloon launch, day airshow, night airshow, Blues Brothers and Aaron Tippin concerts
...and MUCH, MUCH MORE!
Visit http://www.airventure.org/ for details.