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!
Carmelo Turdo, Mark Nankivil and Fred Harl - The Aero Experience Team
Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Top Civilian Performers Take to the Air at Memphis Airshow
By Leo Cachat
By Fred Harl
Memphis Airshow organizers provided top-tier civilian performers for last weekend's airshow at Millington Regional Jetport in Shelby County. In addition to the Canadian Forces Snowbirds Demonstration Team (see previous post), the airshow audience was treated to breathtaking performances by Gene Soucy, Julie Clark, Manfred Radius, Skip Stewart, Greg Koontz, Matt Younkin, Kyle Franklin, John Klatt, Michael Goulian, Mike Wiskus, Keith Davis, and the Raiders Demonstration Team among others. The Aero Experience was on the ramp capturing the action for our growing audience. Here are some views of our aero experience during Friday's practice sessions: