Beacon Field Airport®

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Elevation 249 feet, Fairfax County, Virginia       GPS 38º46'20.40"N :  77º4'54.07"W
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AMAZING Video German Fighters Intercept all quiet 777 in Europe !! (2.21.2017)

BURNELLI CBY-3 Update click here for UPDATE on Burnelli Progress!

You haven't seen WING STRESS like this before -->  click here

737 MAX makes debut at OSHKOSH !    WOWCool click here!!

Why are Airplane Wings Angled Backwards? 4 Minute Video PopMechanics-->Click here (3/12/2016)


 AGE OF AEROSPACE series Science Channel Monday's at 8:00!  Hope you caught it!

Amazing LIVE Eagle CAM Courtesy ©American Eagle FoundationEAGLES.org -->click here  (3/21/2016)

More Fairfax County markers !! click here
 
Have you ever seen snow plowing like this ? DULLES AIRPORT --click here (1/24/2016)

BLIZZARD !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! (1/23/2016)

History Revisited--> Chairman WFP Reid welcomes 1st Woman Supervisor --> click here  (12/06/2015)
WINGS for the DRAGON  ---   A 1945 Classic Reread !!  (11/10/2015) front page story

CAMERON, Missouri AirShow ---- > You have never seen AT-6's like this !!  click here

Celebrate 50 years of Flying at Leesburg Airport AIRSHOW SEPT 26  (9/24/2015)  story below

Popular MECHANICS names The 30 Most Important Airplanes (9/2/2015)   click here
Fearless 4 Year Old Laughs Uncontrollably in Dad's Plane -->  you will laugh!  click here  (6/19/2015)

You are not going to believe this Boeing 787 near vertical take-off click here !!! (6/12/2015)

Don't miss the May 8th Flyover 12:10pm honoring 70th anniversary of VE Day !!  udpated detail

Great website with overlay and slide feature for historic aerials :  
                click here--> historicaerials.com

  ACEPILOTS.COM Comprehensive collection of aviation information all on one website !    www.ACEPILOTS.com  {courtesy Pine Grove, PA reader}

 "Firsts in Air Travel" educational webpage provides more great links to aviation history {courtesy Jericho, VT readers}  -->>>   "Firsts in Air Travel" 



 A comprehensive international reference for aircraft visit the 

Pilot orientation MOTION INDUCED BLINDNESS Demo:   
http://www.msf-usa.org/motion.html      "keep our eyes moving and our head on a swivel"

Neighboring Hybla Valley Airport and Speedway:    www.HyblaValleyAirport.com

 Historic markers in Fairfax County maps and information:  Fairfax County Historic Marker site

The preservation and history of the Beacon Flying Service top fuel racing sponsorship -- visit the The American Way Streamliner Top Fuel Dragster

The preservation and history of the Franconia area of Fairfax County  -- visit the Franconia Museum

The Historical Marker Database -- visit HMdb.org

The Smithsonian Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center -- visit NASM and New York Times.com A Smithsonian Air Museum With Room to Spare.

Prominent Men and Women of Aviation and Space Exploration -- visit Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum Lecture Programs website.

The Evolution of Airway Lights and Electronic Navigation Aids -- visit U.S. Centennial of Flight Commission website.



The Fairfax County Inventory of Historic Sites -- visit Fairfax County Virginia Inventory of Historic Sites website.


Aviation in American History including the GI Bill, Airmail, & Recognition of Aviation Historic Properties, -- visit the National Park Service website.

 

 
 
 
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