Ric Peterson

Air Show Announcer
906 Posts

Ric Peterson is an air show announcer and award winning broadcast journalist. A radio / TV host for over 30 years, he is also the voice of Fleet Week San Francisco, the Los Angeles County and California Capital Air... Read More

Tyson Rininger

Photographer & Author
254 Posts

Tyson V. Rininger began exploring aviation photography in 1989 at the NAS Point Mugu Airshow. Lacking the knowledge of marketing and creativity, he chose the business name, TVR Photography. As an unestablished... Read More

Deb Mitchell

Air Show and TV Producer
258 Posts

Deb fell in love with aviation while producing a television special on the A-10 demo team, U.S. Army Golden Knights and USAF Thunderbirds for a local air show. Her work was noticed by F-14 legend Dale "Snort"... Read More

Kevin Hong

Photographer/Graphic designer
248 Posts

Kevin Hong has been taking cutting edge graphic design and his unique photography for companies to the next level. He is a member of International Council of Air Shows (ICAS) and International Society for Aviation... Read More

Anthony Ward

Airline Dispatcher & Pilot
75 Posts

Anthony became fascinated with the thought of flight after receiving a free Young Eagles ride at EAA Chapter 1's Flabob Airport in Riverside, CA. He returned volunteering for the organization and in high school... Read More

Jeff Lee

President - LiveAirShowTV
236 Posts

Jeff Lee is a 35 year television professional that started out directing 6 & 10 o'clock news. He moved to Austin, TX to focus on production, directing and editing commercials and corporate programs. In 2000 he was... Read More

Mariano Rosales

Air Traffic Controller
66 Posts

By day, Mariano is an Air Traffic Control Specialist at the Chicago Air-Route Traffic Control Center (ARTCC) in Aurora, Illinois. In his own time he is a commercially-rated airplane and glider pilot that likes to fly... Read More

Lisa Ruedy

Regional Airline Captain
48 Posts

Lisa Ruedy grew up in Des Moines, Iowa where she started flying at sixteen. She graduated from the Aerospace Program at the University of North Dakota, and then flight instructed for almost two years. Lisa was then... Read More

Loretta Whitesides

Flight Director, Zero G Corp & Co-Creator, Yuri's Night, The World Space Party
39 Posts

Loretta has over 5 hours of weightless time in a 727 as a Flight Director for Zero-G. She and her husband George Whitesides are also signed up for sub-orbital spaceflights on Virgin Galactic. Trained as an... Read More

Len Anderson

Pilot, Actor, Writer
27 Posts

Len "Loni" Anderson was born in San Diego, CA and raised in Duluth, MN. Loni graduated from the Illinois Institute of Technology and started a career as a USMC F/A-18 pilot. Following two aircraft carrier... Read More

Rex Pemberton

Airshow Perfomer and Wingsuit Pilot
19 Posts

Rex Pemberton is a 30 year old aviator based in Groveland, California. He founded and runs a successful global business, advising major corporations on leadership and motivation. His passion lies in adventure and... Read More

Sammy Mason

Acro & Banner-Tow Pilot
19 Posts

Sammy Mason’s effortless flying style comes from a life immersed in aviation. The Mason family flies airplanes as casually as a normal family drives cars. Sammy’s parents run the family business restoring vintage... Read More

Luke Henderson

Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
34 Posts

Luke Henderson was born in Milwaukee, WI and spent most of his youth in smaller towns throughout the state. After high school he attended the University of Wisconsin before joining the Military. He enlisted as a... Read More

Rob Reider

Air Show Announcer
9 Posts

I've been at this business as a full-time endeavor since 2006, though I announced my first air show in 1978! It's been a great ride. Read More

Ron Kaplan

Aviation Historian & Film Festival Director
38 Posts

Ron’s entrepreneurial career started as a graphic designer and trade journalist. In 1994 he became a full-time aviation artist, soon noted for nose-art and aircraft illustrations hand-painted on flight jackets and... Read More

Wyche Coleman

Ophthalmologist, Aerobatic Pilot & Flight Instructor
11 Posts

Wyche has been involved in aviation since he was a young kid. Growing up in Coushatta, Louisiana, he was inspired to learn to fly by his airshow pilot dad. Wyche's early mentorship included the legendary airshow... Read More

Darin Chung

Military and Civilian Pilot
22 Posts

Darin "Wang" Chung grew up in the San Francisco Bay Area and attended college at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. Like many instilled with a love for all things related to aviation, Darin was a Civil Air Patrol cadet and... Read More

Jessica Ambats

Photographer, Writer & Editor
16 Posts

Jessica Ambats is an air-to-air photographer based in Santa Monica, California. She is editor of Plane & Pilot, a monthly magazine devoted to personal aviation. Her aviation photography has been featured... Read More

Jessica Henderson

Military and Civilian Rotor Wing Pilot
16 Posts

Jessica was born and raised in Muskego, Wisconsin. While in High School she enlisted into the United States Army Reserves as a vehicle mechanic. She entered the ROTC program while attending the University of... Read More