Commemorative Air Force air show begins Thursday
PRESCOTT – The Commemorative Air Force is presenting an air show at the Prescott Municipal Airport, featuring a Vietnam era gunship, beginning Oct.17.
The event will begin at about 12:30 p.m. on Oct. 17 and will end at around noon on Oct. 20. Pilots will offer rides in the AC-47 "Puff the Magic Dragon" and in a C-45 and an SNJ. The prices for the rides vary depending on the aircraft:
• AC-47 rides are $100 in advance and $125 at the door and $950 for a group of 10.
• Rides in the C-45 cost $45 per person, and a minimum of four people is necessary for each ride.
• The SNJ rides are $150 per person.
The event also includes a pancake breakfast, rides for children, aircraft displays and lunch.
For ride reservations, contact Kevin Nehring at 541-9242; for additional information, call 480-759-5275 or 817-675-2344.