Tyson Rininger's Articles

Ever Wonder how an SR-71 Engine Works?

Celebrating the 50th anniversary of its first flight, the SR-71 is an aircraft that has never had an equal. Last month we took a...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in US Air Force

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  • 2 years ago

Eastern Airlines is Back!

The ghost of one of the Big Four just became a reality. Though they have a long ways to go to catch up to the rest of the original...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Major Airlines

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  • 2 years ago

R&B Singer and Entourage Arrested for Stupidity

The first thought that comes to most people's minds is, so what else is new? Well, this one is... R&B singer, Jeremy Felton,...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Accidents & Incidents

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  • 930 views
  • 2 years ago

Why yes! Yes I can fly a Porta-Potty!

From the Associated Press THREE OAKS, Mich. – Mission accomplished! A group of rocket enthusiasts launched a porta-potty into the sky...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
Photographer & Author
in RC Models

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  • 2 years ago

B-17G Removed from Gas Station Perch

Art Lacey's well-known B-17G moved from its former gas station location in Milwaukie, Oregon, to a hangar in Salem for restoration on 6...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Museums & Military History

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  • 400 views
  • 2 years ago

F-16 Pilot & Plane Perish in Middle East

From the USAF: A U.S. Air Force F-16 pilot was killed in a crash in the Middle East on Sunday, U.S. Central Command said Monday...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
Photographer & Author
in Accidents & Incidents

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  • 2 years ago

Candy Bomber to Receive Congressional Gold Medal

Col. Gail Halvorsen, better known as the 'Candy Bomber', will be the latest recipient of the highest award Congress can give to a...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
Photographer & Author
in Museums & Military History

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  • 260 views
  • 2 years ago

Mesmerizing Display of Vortices

Looking to get away from the holiday stress? Check out this beautiful compilation of wingtip vortices and condensation effects. We...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
Photographer & Author
in Aircraft

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  • 2 years ago

Breitling to Visit the US in 2015!

The Breitling Jet Team is proud to announce that they will be performing for the time ever ever in 2015 in the US. We will be announcing...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
Photographer & Author
in International Teams

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  • 2 years ago

Some F-15 Goodness for your Weekend

This 40-year old fighter still reigns supreme in skies! Select HD, sit back and enjoy!
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in US Air Force

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  • 2 years ago

Textbook Landing by V-Tail Bonanza

According to text accompanying the video, a single engine Beech Bonanza airplane made an emergency crash landing at Barnstable Municipal...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Accidents & Incidents

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  • 2 years ago

Antares Rocket Explosion Captured with GoPro

A GoPro Hero 2 captures the inferno iInside the fireball of the failure and explosion of an Antares rocket after launch from Wallops...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Accidents & Incidents

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  • 3 years ago

Unrestrained Model Hangs out of R44 Over Los Angeles

There are a few ways to present this story. As a middle-age male, half-naked women always get my attention, especially when there's an...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Business Aircraft & Helicopters

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  • 3 years ago

Amazing Clip of Hanglider & Sail Plane Connecting Midair

World class hang-glider pilot, Matjaž Klemen?i?, is known for breathtaking aerobatics and some of the most impressive hang glider...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Extreme Flight

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  • 3 years ago

HA-1112 Engine Start After 40-Year Sleep

Connie Edwards' former collection of Hispano HA-1112's are undergoing restoration by a Swiss company, Boschung Global, Ltd.. Although...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Museums & Military History

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  • 3 years ago

In COD We Trust! Happy 50th to the C-2!

Our friends at VRC-30 put this together for the 50th anniversary of the first flight of the C-2A Greyhound. The COD's first flight took...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in US Navy

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  • 179 views
  • 3 years ago

Wonderful Video from the Turkish Stars

The Turkish Stars jet demonstration team just released a clip showcasing their talents in the Northrop NF-5. Great job guys!
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in International Military

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  • 300 views
  • 3 years ago

Wisconsin's Tourism Efforts Just Got Funnier!

Asking an aviator if they remember the movie, Airplane! is like asking anyone else if they recall breathing. Brothers Jerry Zucker and...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Aerial Advertising

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  • 3 years ago

Virtual Cockpit Tour of the Amazing SR-71 Blackbird

The National Museum of the USAF has presented the public with a virtual tour of its residing SR-71. In a day when slide rules and...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Museums & Military History

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  • 3 years ago

Virgin Atlantic 747 Foggy IFR Landing

Personally, I love weather phenomenon and how aviation has overcome many of the challenges Mother Nature throws its way. This clip has...
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Posted by Tyson Rininger
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in Major Airlines

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  • 2566 views
  • 3 years ago