This article describes the psychology of air shows' attractiveness and suggests the congruence of this psychology with the attractiveness of mass political rally, pageantry, and spectacle.
"The Political Psychology of Air Shows: Strata of Mass Rally, Pageantry, and Spectacle,"
International Bulletin of Political Psychology: Vol. 4
, Article 1.
Available at: http://commons.erau.edu/ibpp/vol4/iss17/1