50.9 F
Tahoe City, CA
Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Mike Swanson | Flying high & jumping big

Mike Swanson is a fearless human bird. The co-owner of Skydive Truckee Tahoe, Swanson has more than 23,000 jumps under his belt. He jumps...

Kevin Sloane

Kevin Sloane’s been teaching flying since 1993, but you are more likely to have seen his yellow plane capturing images for Squaw Valley over...

Ponies, Trains & Planes: Delivering the U.S. Mail

Last month, the annual Reno Air Races once again thrilled thousands of aviation enthusiasts and speed freaks as six classes of aircraft hit speeds...

Free falling at 120 mph

I’ve always wanted to jump. I think it’s the part of me that wants to experience all that there is and draws me to...

Local pilots attempt world record

Four pilots attempted to set a Guinness Book of World Records on Feb. 11, when Kevin Sloane of Fly Truckee Tahoe, Kevin Quinn of...

Family fun, aerobatics at AirShow

Courtesy Truckee Tahoe AirShow   Veterans take center stage at this year’s Truckee Tahoe AirShow & Family Festival, as the event pays tribute in a...

Tahoe’s best summer events

By Katherine E. Hill ·   Courtesy Wanderlust · Memorial Day is the kick-off for summer fun in the Sierra, and the crowds will be out for...

Soaring with eagles

Meteorologists call it The Monster, a powerful mountain lee wave that forms to the east of the Sierra Nevada in the Owens Valley of...

AirShow honors women in aviation

Evan Peers, AirSpace Media  · The free Truckee Tahoe AirShow & Family Festival Women in Aviation themed-event will welcome women from both near and far...

Hang gliding over Lake Tahoe

By Jenn Sheridan  ·  Photos courtesy Uprising Paragliding  ·   A bird’s eye view of Crystal Bay from above the Stateline Lookout.  · On a clear, summer...

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Tahoe City, CA
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