The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

From Flight Club: Without a doubt, there's no other place quite like EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin with such a wide variety of planes — from experimental to vintage, and warbird to glider. Like you'd see at any car show, each plane is polished and looking her best. Here are some of the best-looking planes I've seen this week.

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Original post by Paul Thompson on flightclub

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

Without a doubt, there's no other place quite like EAA AirVenture in Oshkosh, Wisconsin with such a wide variety of planes — from experimental to vintage, and warbird to glider. Like you'd see at any car show, each plane is polished and looking her best. Here are some of the best-looking planes I've seen this week.

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

1946 Beech D18S - registered N412K

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

Icon A5. This is ESN-1, the first Icon A5 built at production specs.

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

An experimental plane called a Buchthal Robert SS2, built in 1999.

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

The Aeroshell T6 Texans haven been performing at Oshkosh for 30 years.

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

The first production HondaJet

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

Are P-51 Mustangs not the sexiest planes ever? I overheard a guy saying there are still about 160 in flying condition, which is pretty remarkable, considering they're all around 70 years old.

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

DC-3s / C47s are also beautiful. AirVenture has a whole field dedicated just to vintage warbirds. I could spend all day here!

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

NX757K — A T28C Trojan

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

A 1939 Spartan Executive 7W, registered N17634

The Most Beautiful Planes At EAA AirVenture 2014

AirVenture's night air show is incredible! I'll do a separate post just for that, but I wanted to give you a sneak peak. I could do a week's worth of posts of just plane pics from here, but I'll save more for another time.

Top image — 1940 North American P64 - S/N 68-3061

All photos are by Paul Thompson.

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