In April of 2018, aviation enthusiasts was pleased to learn that the lawsuit between Yanks Air Museum, Flying Tigers Aviation FBO, and Planes of Fame Air Museum was settled. The settlement was reached with all parties interested in reuniting the aviation community. All parties had pledged to work together for the success of future air shows. Each year the air show attracts thousands of visitors.
“We are happy to have reached an agreement so Planes of Fame Air Museum can bring to the aviation community one of the premier aviation events in the United States and the world. We are pleased that the tradition will continue as many in the aviation community from all over the world look forward to their annual trip to Chino for the air show.”Steve Hinton, President of Planes of Fame
“Yanks Air Museum has the world’s largest collection of historic all-American aircraft. Yanks was created to share aviation history with everyone and we look forward to displaying and flying the museum’s aircraft at our home in Chino,”Charles Nichols, Founder of Yanks Air Museum
“I’m glad we have settled the lawsuit and are looking forward to better serving the aviation community. I know with the additional support of Flying Tigers FBO and Yanks Air Museum, it will be the best air show ever and create a win-win for us all.”Michael Thayer, President of Flying Tigers