ICAS Foundation Updates Online Store

March 21st, 2014

The ICAS Foundation has new items listed on its online store, and is offering a variety of air show-related items, generously donated by some of our members. If you didn't get the chance to buy something at the Convention, here's your chance. Currently available are men's and women's leather jackets, ICAS Foundation polo shirts, the ICAS Has Talent DVD from Season One, an hour of flight training, and a variety of books, print, memorabilia and artwork. Prices range from $20 to $500. All proceeds from sales through the ICAS Foundation online store help our non-profit corporation assist air show families in time of need. To take a peek, go to http://icasfoundation.org/store. And thanks in advance for helping our fellow air show members in time of need. The ICAS Foundation is a tax exempt 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to preserving and promoting the history, and recognizing the advances of, the air show industry.

Rower Lands Tempest as Sponsor

March 19th, 2014

Air show performer and ICAS member Gary Rower recently announced that, at Sun ‘n Fun 2014, he will be joining forces with Tempest, a manufacturer of spark plugs, oil filters and pneumatic systems ... See More

Air Force Clarifies Support Issue

March 17th, 2014

In a January 31 memo to all commanders within the U.S. Air Force, Vice Chief of Staff Larry Spencer and Undersecretary of the Air Force Eric Fanning clarified an issue that has been a source of ... See More

Snowbirds Restore Some U.S. Shows for 2014

March 13th, 2014

After cancelling several U.S. performance dates in 2014 due to budgetary constraints, the Royal Canadian Air Force Snowbirds have restored a portion of their U.S. schedule. The team will begin their ... See More

Breitling Jet Team Announces 2015 U.S. Tour

March 12th, 2014

Breitling, the Swiss watch manufacturing company, has announced that the Breitling Jet Team will be conducting its first-ever U.S. tour during the 2015 air show season. Although the seven-ship L-39 ... See More

HAI Names Aaron as Pilot of the Year

March 11th, 2014

At its annual convention last month in Anaheim, California, the Helicopter Association International named Chuck Aaron as its 2014 pilot of the year. An ICAS member and the 2009 recipient of the Art ... See More

U.S. Government Changes On-Line Registration Process for Vendors, Contractors

March 4th, 2014

Due to the limited number of military open house and air show events in the United States last year, a number of ICAS members let their Central Contractor Registration (CCR) and On-line ... See More

EAA Challenges FAA Fee Policy

February 25th, 2014

(From AVweb) EAA says it's wondering why the FAA billed it $450,000 for air traffic services at last year's AirVenture when the NFL won't have to pay the extra costs associated with the Super Bowl. On ... See More

Blues Fill Two Remaining Holes in 2014 Schedule

February 21st, 2014

The Blue Angels left the ICAS Convention with two unexpected holes in their 2014 schedule. They have now filled those holes. On April 12, the team will perform at the Thunder over Louisville show in ... See More

Marine Corps Releases Harrier/Osprey Demonstration Schedule

February 18th, 2014

Last month, the United States Marine Corps released its schedule for AV-8B Harrier and MV-22 Osprey air show demonstrations.

The Harrier will perform at Barksdale AFB in Louisiana in April; in ... See More

Snowbirds Cancel U.S. Appearances in 2014

February 13th, 2014

In response to unprecedented budgetary challenges that will require a dramatic decrease in flying hours for virtually all Canadian military aircraft and pilots, 1 Canadian Air Division (1CAD) of the ... See More

ICAS ACE Manual Revision 8.0 Comment Period Continues

February 10th, 2014

As detailed in a short news item in a mid-January edition of the ICAS Operations Bulletin (Ops Bull), the ICAS ACE Committee has completed work on the initial draft of Revision 8.0 of the ICAS ACE ... See More
International Council of Air Shows