Jim Bourke Airshows

Jim Bourke’s aviation interests started in childhood and he earned his pilot’s license as a teenager. He is an avid enthusiast of radio controlled models and drones. He has appeared on the Discovery channel and has made many media appearances related to aerobatics, aviation, and radio control. Jim competes in the Unlimited category of aerobatic competition, which is the highest category. He is the most active competitor in the country, averaging 10 contests per year from Washington to Florida. Known for his aggressive style he is a top competitor in freestyle competition and is a nationally qualified aerobatic judge. Jim lives in Corvalis, Oregon.