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EAA AirVenture Oshkosh RSS Feed Top Air Show Performers Commit to EAA AirVenture
Mike Goulian
Mike Goulian and the Extra 330SC

March 14, 2013 - Some of the world's top air show performers have made their commitments to flying at EAA AirVenture 2013 - The World's Greatest Aviation Celebration - as part of the afternoon and Night Air Show lineups. Daily air shows at AirVenture are presented by Rockwell Collins.

Those performers include national aerobatic champions and longtime Oshkosh favorites. They will add to the one-of-a-kind aircraft and performances that are part of the popular daily flying programs.

"We're getting greater diversity and more pilots involved in the Oshkosh air shows than ever before," said Jim DiMatteo, EAA vice president of AirVenture features and attractions. "Air show performers know that adding 'Oshkosh' to their resume establishes them as one of the best of the best, as they're flying in front of the most knowledgeable audiences in all of aviation with tens of thousands of pilots each day."

Among those pilots and aircraft already committed to Oshkosh in 2013:

AeroShell Team - T-6s
Kirby Chambliss - Zivko Edge 540 and RBAF
Matt Chapman - Eagle 580
Kevin Coleman - Extra 300SHP
Mike Goulian - Extra 330SC
Rob Holland - MX2
Nicolas Ivanoff - Edge 540
David Martin - CAP 232
Steve Oliver - Super Chipmunk
Rex and Melissa Pemberton - Zivko Edge 540 and Wingsuit
Kent Pietsch - Interstate Cadet
Gene Soucy - Showcat
Bill Stein - Edge 540
Team AeroDynamix
Sean D. Tucker - Oracle Challenger III
Warbirds - Warbirds of America
Matt Younkin - Twin Beech

"This is a very partial list, with many more exciting performers yet to be announced," DiMatteo added. "Look for more names, some not-seen-anywhere-else performers and aircraft, and other air show additions that you'll see only at Oshkosh."

Exact days for each performer and complete daily air show lineups will be announced as they are finalized. Advance tickets at discounted rates, along with camping, parking, flight experiences, and merchandise, are available at www.airventure.org/tickets.


FUTURE AIRVENTURE DATES: 2014: July 28-Aug. 3; 2015: July 20-26; 2016: July 25-31; 2017: July 24-30
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