2014 Marianna Airport Fly-In
Date: May 17, 2014
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Place: Marianna Municipal Airport, Marianna, Florida
Get ready to see some high performance in vintage aircraft up close and personal. Photo shown above is a 1936 Lockheed Electra, featured in the movie Amelia.
Marianna Airport, formerly Graham Air Base, will hold its 4th annual Marianna Airport Fly-in on May 17, 2014 in commemoration of Armed Forces Day. This free event is family-friendly and children-safe, and open to the public. The event includes static displays of vintage military and civilian aircraft and an air demonstration Saturday morning. Young Eagles will offer free airplane rides to children, ages 8-17, who are interested in an aviation career. Helicopter rides to enjoy an aerial view of Marianna are $25.
A FAA safety seminar at Citizen’s Lodge, 4574 Lodge Drive, off Caverns Rd, is slated for Friday, May 16th from 6-9 pm. Dinner and transportation is included. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or tourist development council office 805-482-8061.
Visit Jackson County
Come and revisit special places that bring back memories of treasured moments. In addition, to a memorable visit, there will be a reunion hosted for all personnel that have ever been associated with Graham Air Base, including Aviation Cadets or Officers who learned to fly here. Also invited to attend are all former Instructors, or support personnel such as Admin, Maintenance, Mess Hall, Cadet and Officers Club or any other functions used to carry out Graham’s mission of providing the Air Force with the world’s finest pilots. Don’t miss the opportunity to revisit old friends, tour the Graham Air Base grounds and view the memorabilia that will be on display.
Stay In Comfort
Considering staying overnight in Jackson County and enjoy the history, special events or southern hospitality. This countryside destination have amenities to fit your lifestyle and budget. Jackson County lodging accommodations are located mostly at the interchange of Interstate 10 and Highway 71 in Marianna. BOOK DIRECTLY
Marianna Municipal Airport, Marianna, Florida