Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Fly like an eagle

This past weekend an airport near our home hosted their annual Airshow.

When I say near our home I should have said on top of our home.
On Friday the airplanes were practicing and I didn't know it until they were right on top of us. They scared the kids and I to death!!
The Blue Angels are so loud!!
I grabbed my camera but didn't get any good shots worth posting.
On Sunday we loaded up a picnic and sat in the car and watched the show. It was so fun. Last year we actually went to the show, but I didn't want to damage any ones ears. It was best for us to just chill and watch from afar. Gary captured all the pics I posted. He was pretty much our photographer this past weekend. Thanks G-dawg :)

This jet was so fast and so cool and super LOUD! We saw it break the sound barrier. The waves were fluttering as the plane flew over.
I know...sounds weird, and hard to explain.
Anyway, it was fun and the kids had a great time. Hayden has been pointing into the sky since Sunday mumbling something.
I'm thinking it is his version of airplane!

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Kelli said...

I LOVE air shows. I went to one in Cleveland and it was amazing.

Summer said...

I bet you are talking about the Alliance Air Show!! I have gone out there every year for the past 10 years or so! This year, we didn't go...just so much going on!

I LOVE watching the Blue Angels!!!

shortmama said...

I love air shows! Blue Angels are my fave!

jules said...

I love watching them, but boy oh boy they are loud!

Screwed Up Texan said...

My friend, Andie Smith (@AndieSmith on twitter), took a bunch of great photos of that show over the weekend! Wish I would have gone!

Here is a good close up on the ground:


Emily said...

So fun! I love going to air shows!

Carrie said...

Great pictures! We usually go to the air show near our family every year...especially when the Blue Angels are there! It's so neat...and yes, so LOUD! Sounds like you had lots of fun!