Airplane Spotting At The Rockford Airport On April 6th 2017 (Long Photography Blog)

I took a trip out to the Rockford Airport (KRFD) earlier today to see what aircraft were on the ramp and in the skies. I got to see some neat aircraft today!  Below are a lot of the variety of … Continue reading

Hattiesburg MS Tornado, RIP Grandpa Slatton

I am sitting here watching the radar down in Mississippi. They had a strong tornado (on radar with a large debris signature)  go through the area of Hattiesburg and Petal Mississippi.  They definitely have a lot of damage. It happened … Continue reading

September 15th Blog: Harvard Balloon Fest, RS Website, Quadcopter Flight, Flu Shot

Not to much going on over my way.  I been working on the Rockford Scanner website http://rockfordscanner.com    Been adding new stuff, pages, etc…   Still have a lot of stuff to do on it.  I like starting off fresh … Continue reading

Quick Blog June 30th 2016

  Not much going on here.  Met some new hams recently. Some are very knowledgeable!  I missed field day though. I wanted to go so bad, but I was side tracked and wasn’t able to go this year. I tried … Continue reading

Walker Stalker Con 2016 Chicago Photos

Rockford Scanner was invited to cover the Walker Stalker Con 2016 in Chicago. Many stars from the T.V. shows: Walking Dead, Fear The Walking Dead, Bates Motel, Breaking Bad, American Horror Story, Comic Book Men, Gotham, Night Of The Living … Continue reading

Rickie Traeger Blog, Aircraft Emergency Landing, Photography, Rockford Scanner, Facebook Notifications

I think I died and gone to heaven!   My weather is back!  I am so excited its around 80 degrees again. Been awhile since we had this weather.  This is my weather, the weather I would die for.  Winter … Continue reading

My May 5th Blog, Bird Watching And Ham Radio

  I was able to get out and enjoy the day for awhile today.  That was nice. It is going to be even nicer tomm.  80’s!!!   I sat outside and was trying to plane spot from my backyard. Needless … Continue reading

Photos and Blog about my hike out at Rock Cut State Park The Other Day

The other day I went for a hike out at Rock State Park. We parked over on Hart Rd. and then took the first path heading south. I do not know why they have taken out several trees in the … Continue reading

Plane Spotting At Rockford Airport

I briefly went planespotting out at the Rockford Airport (KRFD)  yesterday.  There was not a lot of action going on in the skies. OK, there was NO action in the skies, LOL.   But there was a couple aircraft on … Continue reading