Behind The Camera

about some of the photos on this website.

1995 GFAFB, Thunderbirds

Grand Forks Air Force Base: Saturday, July 08, 1995 I attended the 1995 Friends and Neighbors Day at the GFAFB. My sister tagged along with Bob and I. All three of us sho...
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1994 March AFB

Riverside, California, Wednesday-Friday, August 10–12, 1994 The members of the Joint Military Affairs Committee have been invited, by the North Dakota Air National Guard...
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1993 GFAFB

Friends and Neighbors Day: Saturday, August 08, 1993 In 1993, there were no marquee performers at the Grand Fork Air Force Base open house. But it was still a fun day in...
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1992 GFAFB, Thunderbirds

Thunderbirds: Sunday August 30, 1992 This airshow was notable for being cold and windy. Due to the weather, the Thunderbirds would be performing their ‘Low Show’ (3500 fo...
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1992 Minot Air Expo

North Dakota Air Expo, Saturday, July 25, 1992 The last Fargo Airsho was 1989 and the next would be 1995, so if I wanted to attend an airshow I would have to travel. My f...
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1990 & 1991 Happy Hooligans

After years of flying the F–4D ‘Phantom’ the North Dakota Air National Guard (NDANG) would be trading up to the F–16A ‘Falcon’. I was pretty excited as the F–16 was (and...
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1989 ND Centennial Air Show

Saturday/Sunday, August 19 & 20, 1989 The 1989 Fargo Air Show was a North Dakota Centennial Air Show. One of two. The other being in Minot in July. This was going to be a...
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1989 GFAFB, Snowbirds

Saturday, May 27, 1987 Friends And Neighbors Day, at the Grand Forks AFB The weather is clear, warm and sunny but with a 40 mph wind. Although I didn't seem them, about 2...
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1988 GFAFB, Blue Angels

Saturday, June 25, 1988 Friends And Neighbors Day, at the Grand Forks AFB Bob Nelson called me on Thursday, "There's an air show in Grand Forks on Saturday." Friday I sto...
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1987 CAF Air Display

Sunday, August 16, 1987 Third Annual Red River Valley Wing Confederate Air Force Air Display '87 This was a low key air show. I may not known it was in town until I dropp...
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1986 Fargo Airsho, Blue Angels

Saturday/Sunday, June 21 & 22, 1986 This was the second part of a multi-week air show to celebrate the opening of the new Hector Airport Terminal. Friday, I watch the 'Bl...
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1986 CAF Air Show

Saturday June 14th, 1986 The Red River Valley Wing of the Confederate Air Force sponsors the Fargo Airsho '86 as a fund raiser to build a museum although at the time this...
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1985 CAF Air Show

These undated photos (August 7-11, 1985) are from one of the few air shows I did not attend with my friend Bob Nelson. I was at work and then Jamestown over the weekend f...
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1977 NDANG 30th Aniversary Air Show

The North Dakota Air National Guard in Fargo celebrated their 30th Anniversary with an Open House and Air Show on Saturday, June 25th 1977. I attended with my friend Bob...
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1975 Fargo Centennial Air Show

Sunday, June 22 1975 Fargo-Moorhead celebrated their 100th Anniversary in June of 1975. There were events held all year, but the big celebration was held on June 21st and...
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