The Moore American

September 18, 2013

Airport hosts aviation festival, breakfast

American Staff
The Moore American

NORMAN — Max Westheimer Airport will host the fifth annual Aviation Breakfast and Festival on Oct. 4.

The celebration will include an open house, aircraft static displays, tours of the control tower and a children’s activity area. The breakfast is scheduled for 7:30 a.m., and festival hours will be noon to 6:30 p.m.

Aircraft static displays include a Cherokee Warrior, Lancair, Stearman Bi-Planes, AT 6 Texan, Chinook Plus II Experimental, Cirrus SR 22 Turbo, King Air C90, PT-19, Rutan Long EZ, Taildragger /Champion, CTLS Light Sport Aircraft and various others. The Norman Fire Department, OU Police Department, S.W.A.T. Team, Norman Police Department, Oklahoma Bureau of Narcotics and Oklahoma Highway Patrol also have displays.

The festival will feature Warbirds, vintage military aircraft. Another new addition is Boomer, Sooner and the Sooner Schooner. Children can meet their favorite mascots and take pictures.

For more information,call the Airport at 325-7233 or email airport.ou.edu. To RSVP, call Angie Drury at 321-7260 or email angie@normanchamber.com by Sept. 27.