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6 Airshows to Put on Your Radar in 2019

By |2019-02-11T15:45:56+00:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: Airplanes, Uncategorized|Tags: , |

Don’t let these airshows fly under your radar! Airshow season is rapidly approaching, and the Smoking Airplanes team couldn’t be more excited! We’ve put together a list of airshows in 2019 that might fly under the radar, but that you won’t want to miss. Go Wheels Up! Where: San Marcos Regional Airport, San Marcos, TX [...]

Pilot Spotlight: John Echols

By |2019-01-14T21:28:18+00:00January 9th, 2019|Categories: Airplanes, Pilot Spotlight, Smoke Systems|Tags: , |

What moments matter most to you when you fly? The crowds cheering as you do aerobatic maneuvers? Or saving time with a casual flight across the countryside? Hear from one of our pilots, John Echols, as he shares what he loves most about flying, especially flying with a smoke system. Q: Why did you learn [...]

Pilot Spotlight: Rob Whiteside

By |2018-12-05T03:34:44+00:00November 19th, 2018|Categories: Pilot Spotlight|Tags: , , |

There’s nothing quite like a stunning picture of an airplane with a trail of smoke behind it. But even more amazing? The people behind the controls. Take a chance to get to know one of our pilots, Rob Whiteside—and keep scrolling for another picture of him in flight (plus, a shot of one of the [...]

Pilot Spotlight: Chris Gregory

By |2018-12-05T14:57:46+00:00October 14th, 2018|Categories: Pilot Spotlight|

Our favorite part of what we do is the pilots, mechanics and aircraft enthusiasts we get to interact with. Learn more about one of those pilots. They all have unique experiences and stories to share about what they’ve accomplished and why they love flying. Our first pilot spotlight is Chris Gregory. Learn more about his [...]

Your Smoke System Inspection Checklist

By |2018-11-29T19:52:49+00:00September 19th, 2018|Categories: Airplanes, Products|

We recommend doing a thorough inspection of your smoke system every year or every 50 hours of engine run-time to keep it in great shape. While Smoking Airplanes smoke systems are built to last, proactive maintenance will ensure beautiful smoke trails for years and years. Before you start your inspection, pressurize the smoke system by [...]

Smoking Airplanes: The Past, Present, and Future

By |2018-11-29T20:47:58+00:00August 9th, 2018|Categories: Airplanes|

They say the greatest companies are built by people who ran into a problem, couldn’t find a solution, and figured it out for themselves. So goes the story with Smoking Airplanes! How It All Began Our company began in that “find a need and fill it” sort of way. John, the founder of Smoking Airplanes, [...]