May Air Events

Columbia Regional Airport, MO
Celebration Airshow has come a long way since 1989. Come on out and say thank you with us on May 26th and 27th from 9am-4pm at the Columbia Regional Airport. Admission and parking are FREE, and open to all. Parking is limited, so guests are encouraged to use the shuttle buses provided at the MU Trowbridge parking lot in Columbia, or at the Jefferson City Airport. To close the weekend, the organization hosts an annual parade in downtown Columbia on Memorial Day at 10am. For more information and the latest updates, please visit salute.org.

Andy’s Mid America List
May 4-5 – Walnut Ridge, AR – Walnut Ridge Airport (KARG) Walnut Ridge Airport. Wings of Honor Museum’s 20th Annual Air Field Reunion. Friday, Reception: 3 – 5; Dinner 6 – 8, $12 donation.  Saturday, Fly-in Breakfast 7:30 – 9:30, $7 donation. F.A.A. Safety Meeting 10:30 – 12.  Drawings for fly-in door prizes at 12.  Catfish Lunch 12:30 – 2:00, $10 Donation. Fuel discount. Warbirds requested for static display and flyby.  For Information Contact: Walnut Ridge Regional Airport 870-886-5432 or Wings of Honor Museum Email: harold@bscn.com   Phone: 800-584-5575.

May 5 – Ponca City, OK – Ponca City Regional Airport (KPNC) First Saturday breakfast. 7:00 – 10:00 AM Fantastic food; very well attended long running event. For a suggested $8.00 donation (and well worth it) you can have pancakes, scrambled eggs, bacon, sausage, potatoes, biscuits & gravy, orange juice, coffee, and fruit. Sponsored by PNC airport booster club on the first Saturday of every month rain or shine. Contact Bruce Eberle 580-761-5884 ou444@yahoo.com

May 5 – Midway, AR – Baxter County Airport (KBPK) “WWII Commemorative Fly-In and Static Display” This event will take place from 10 AM – 3 PM. We have several WWII aircraft scheduled to be here. The Leading Edge Aviation Foundation is raising money during the event for a private pilot scholarship. Several great prizes being raffled off in support of the scholarship. Raffle Tickets are a $5.00 donation. Food will be for a $5.00 donation in support of the scholarship. Aircraft already scheduled to show are a TBM Avenger, Beechcraft C45, Yak-52, Navion (Marine Scheme), 2 Bell 407’s, Bell OH-58, King Air 200, Citation V, a Honda Jet (if you haven’t seen one stop by), and many more. Avgas will also be discounted the day of the event.  Contact Trey Ressler @ trey@flybigair.com or Steve Johnson @ stevebetsy@gmail.com Phone Contact: 870-321-8664

May 10 – 13 – Hot Springs, AR – Memorial Field Airport (KHOT) ‘Fly on the Ford’ Event; Fly in the Ford Tri-Motor and attend Car show on Saturday. For Tri-motor information see www.flytheford.org or call 1-877-952-5395 for more event information call Bruce @ 501-520-9001
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14th Annual Smithville (TX) (84R) Fly-In !!
May 12  , 10am till 2pm
Lunch served, Kids Games, Raffle, Door Prizes, Helicopter Candy Drop, Helicopter Rides, U.S.A.F  T-6  Texan ll  on Display, Air National Guard Blackhawk on display. Family Fun, Free Admission, Free Parking For info: smbuilds@gmail.com