Wings Out West Airshow Open to Public

29 September 2017   John Heiney
Embry-Riddle and City of Prescott To Host Airshow on October 7

October Event Is Free and Open To The Public

PRESCOTT, Ariz. – The public is invited to attend on Saturday, Oct. 7 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m, as Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University and the City of Prescott co-host Wings Out West, featuring an aerial demonstration, numerous static displays, aeronautical tech fair, and a regional fly-in. A variety of food vendors and concessions will also be on site.

The event aims to build off the success of the 2016 AOPA Prescott Airport Fly-In, which broke national attendance records.

Here are some of the highlights for Wings Out West:

WHERE: Prescott Municipal Airport
WHEN: October 7 9 a.m. to 12 Noon – Aerial Demonstration 10 a.m. to 12 Noon.
WHO: The public is invited to this free family-friendly event hosted by the City of Prescott and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.
WHAT will visitors see:

  • Aerial demonstration by Matt Chapman, Bill Stein, Skip Stewart and Cindy Irish.
  • Aircraft Static displays including a Spitfire, T-6, TBM Avenger, P-51 Mustang, Cobra Helicopter and more.
  • Technology demonstrations and displays.
  • A variety locally based of food trucks.

HOW: The Highway 89 airport main entrance will serve as primary access to the airport/airshow. An alternative entrance is via Larry Caldwell Drive off of Highway 89A. There will be ample signage and traffic control the day of the event.

For updates and information on Wings Out West, visit: http://prescott.erau.edu/octoberwest/wings-out-west-airshow/index.html.

For updates and information from the Prescott Municipal Airport, visit http://www.prcairport.com/