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Three planes from the Royal Jordanian Falcons practice on Friday for their weekend performance at the Rhein Main Classics International Airshow in Oppenheim, Germany. Vintage airplanes will be filling the air over this town on the Rhein River, near the Dexheim military community. Gates open on Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. with the air show, featuring the Royal Jordanian Falcons and wing-walking stunts starting at 2 p.m. The pilot of a Boeing Stearman PT-17 prepares his plane for takeoff at the Rhein Main Classics International Airshow. Vintage airplanes will fill the air over the Rhein River town this weekend. About half of the American pilots in World War II learned how to fly on a PT-17.

A Junkers JU-52, known as a "Tante (aunt) Ju" circles the Oppenheim, Germany airfield on the first day of the Rhein Main Classics International Airshow. Vintage airplanes line the airfield in Oppenheim, Germany, on the first day of the Rhein Main Classics International Airshow.

A leather pilot's helmet sits on the cockpit of a Boeing Stearman PT-17 at the Rhein Main Classics International Airshow. A Boeing Stearman PT-17 takes off from the Oppenheim airfield on opening day of the Rhein Main Classics International Airshow.

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