corkey fornof

acrostar Productions

J.W. "Corkey" Fornof has captivated audiences

at air shows and on the big screen for over 40 years.


He has flown over 3,000 low level aerobatic shows in nine different types of aircraft, from a T6, P51 Mustang, F8F Bearcat, Pitts Special, Bellanca Super Viking, Christian Eagle, to the world's smallest jet, BD-5J.

Having flown on every continent but Antarctica he has logged 17,000+ hours in over 300 different types of aircraft, from the ...

                                         Mountains of New Zealand

                                         Rainforests of Australia

                                         Volcanoes of Costa Rica

                                         Waterfalls of Argentina

                                         Beaches of Thailand

                                         Valleys of Hawaii

                                         Deserts of Mexico

Corkey is a member of SAG-AFTRA, holds an FAA Motion Picture|TV Flight Operations Manual and FAA Zero Level Aerobatic card.  He resides in the Dallas metroplex with his wife Jana. He enjoys collecting aviation memorabilia and building scale model aircraft. An avid fan of auto racing and football.

WARNING Disclaimer

J.W."Corkey" Fornof aka "Corkey" is not affiliated, associated, authorized, endorsed by, or in any way officially connected with LoPresti Aviation, LoPresti Speedmods, LoPresti Speed Merchants or LoPresti Fury or any of its subsidiaries or its affiliates. He does not endorse or recommend any commercial products, processes, or services at this time. ​

Any entity wishing to contact him should use this public site to direct their communications. 



for over 40 years

"My life is a movie"...


Warbirds to the World's Smallest Jet 

Test Pilot

• Experimental Test Flying

• Custom Camera Mounts 

Pilot to the Stars

• Scripts to Stunts

• Behind the Scenes

• Camera Ship 


aviation speaker | Stunt Pilot