No better way to celebrate Father’s Day

Skytyper pilot Ken Johansen doesn’t mess around with ugly neck ties or corny Hallmark cards for Father’s Day – he just goes flying with his dad. Of course it helps that his father is fellow Skytyper Bob Johansen and that they’re both experts in flying the vintage WWII trainer plane known as the SNJ-2 or […]

Reunion week for Skytypers

  When the GEICO Skytypers pierced through the heart-shaped smoke pattern over Virginia Beach’s Patriotic Festival Airshow, one airshow fan couldn’t have been more proud. His name is Charles Joseph O’Brien, but all the Skytypers just call him OBie. That’s because OBie was one of the original pilots, back when Mort Arken owned the team. “I flew […]