Marion Cole Passes

July 11th, 2011

Marion Cole, a member of the Air Show Hall of Fame and an air show legend throughout the second half of the 20th century, passed away recently. Marion flew as part of the original Cole Brothers Air Shows after World War II, then established the Marion F. Cole Air Shows which operated off and on until the early 1990s. He was also the 1952 National Aerobatic Champion and a member of the International Aerobatic Club Hall of Fame.