Greetings from The Aero Experience Team

Greetings!



The Aero Experience is a celebration of Midwest aviation and aerospace achievement. We invite you to join us as we explore the treasures of Midwest aviation through first-hand experiences. Our contributors take turns flying lead, and we are always looking for new destinations. Check in with The Aero Experience frequently to see where we will land today, and then go out and have your own aero experiences!

Blue skies,

Carmelo Turdo, Mark Nankivil and Fred Harl - The Aero Experience Team












Monday, September 26, 2011

EAA 1929 Ford Trimotor Tour Stop in St. Louis Provides Fun for Everyone

There was fun for everyone during the EAA Ford Trimotor tour stop in St. Louis.  Thanks go out to the EAA Ford Trimotor team, EAA Chapter 64, the Greater St. Louis Air & Space Museum and all of our visitors!  Here is a glimpse of what we experienced this weekend:

The Main Attraction - EAA's 1929 Ford Trimotor




Sponsor Tents, Trimotor Souvenirs, Food and T-Shirts





The Greater St. Louis Air & Space Museum




Saturday Night Hangar Dance



Some Aviation Greats Visited and Flew in the Trimotor

Ms Rose Church, McDonnell Aircraft Flight Nurse to the Astronauts

Carl "Chub" Wheeler,99, (left) with Museum Curator Jack Abercrombie

Brian "Brain" Kissinger, Record-Breaking Pilot and Cancer Survivor

Some Unusual Aircraft Entertained Visitors

Nanchang CJ-6A Fly-by

Beech T-34B Mentor Fly-By 

Bob McDaniel, Airport Director, Flies His Buckeye Breeze

Parks College Student Pilots Train In Diamond DA-20s

USCG MH-65C Dolphin Rescue Helicopter on Training Mission 

Sunday Car Show and Photo Shoot





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