Vertical Challenge 2009

Every year the Hiller Aviation Museum holds the largest all helicopter airshow on the west coast to much fanfare and celebration. In it’s 9th year, the event was as strong as ever, with helicopter performances from the California Highway Patrol ASTAR, the California Department of Forestry UH-1 Huey, and a California Army National Guard CH-47 Chinook, amongst others. And as in past years, the headliner was the Red Bull BO-105 CBS Helicopter; capable of loops and rolls!!! Read more on my flight aboard that at: http://horizontalrain.com/blog/2008/07/02/behind-the-camera-vertical-challenge/.

Here are a small selection of images from the show; for the full set, please visit:  http://www.horizontalrain.com/Galleries/VC09/index.shtml

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