Final Chance to Name Our New Opening Maneuver

The team has a new opening maneuver for the 2015 season. The only problem is what to call it. In military terms, it’s a merge. But that name doesn’t do justice to the precision and dynamism of watching six, 75-year-old planes rumble overhead, split off in a reverse fan and thread between each other in […]

High School S.T.E.M. Students take a career leap forward — by traveling back 75 years in aviation history

(photography courtesy of Molly Ingram, The Island News)           When 18-year-old senior Mark Hatrick climbed into the cockpit of an SNJ2 at the MCAS Beaufort Airshow he didn’t know what to expect. After all, the planes flown by the GEICO Skytypers are older than his grandparents. “I never thought just looking […]