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12TH ANNUAL AVIATION FESTIVAL

FALL OF 2018

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Max Westheimer Airport 11th Annual Aviation Festival

The 11th Annual Aviation Festival took place on Sept. 9th, 2017, in conjunction with the AOPA 2017 Norman Fly-in. Festival hours were 9:00AM to 12:30PM. Parking and admission to the exhibit hall and aircraft display were free.

Activites include:

  • Aircraft static displays
  • Kid's Corner - With face painting, a ballon artist, Jr. Sooner Club and Caesar, OUPD Officer Vollmer and K-9 Bomb dog Ceasar.
  • Sooner Flight Academy hands-on hangar
  • Exhibit Hall - Had dozens of exhibitors which brought the latest and greatest aviation products and services.
  • Seminars by world-renowned presenters were on hand to deepen piloting skills
  • Rusty Pilots seminar was available for credit towards the ground training requirement for Flight Review (Registration was require.)
  • Short Field Take-off and Landing (STOL) aerial display - Twelve highly-experienced pilots participated in aircraft ranging from a CUB to a Quest Kodiak
  • Food Truck Corral - A variety of lunch options including BBQ, tacos, hamburgers hot dogs and Midway Deli sandwiches.

 

Displays this year:

Cirrus

Bonanza

Cessna

Seaplane

High Altitude Research plane (HARP)

Cougar

Pilatus

CTLS

Quest Kodiak

Cessna Skywagon

OU Department of Aviation - Beechcraft BE90 King Air, Piper PA-28-161 Warrior, Piper PA44-180 Seminole and Beechcraft BE58 Baron

Norman Fire/EMS

Norman PD - Patrol Car and SWAT

 

 

AOPA Fly-In & 11th Annual Aviation Festival Was a Huge Success.

Children in cockpit at Aviation Festival
SFA FUN PLANE