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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












Thursday, June 5, 2014

U.S. Air Force Mustang Supercar X-1 Arrives for Midwest Airport Fun Days

By Carmelo Turdo
Preparations for Midwest Airport Fun Days continued today with the arrival of the U.S. Air Force Mustang Supercar X-1 at the Greater St. Louis Air & Space Museum ramp.  TSgt Daniel Hopper, from the 345th Recruiting Squadron at nearby Scott AFB, was extremely helpful in arranging for the appearance of the display.  The Mustang was produced by Galpin Auto Sports for the 2009 Super Car Tour recruiting program, and has been going strong ever since.  The custom cockpit and 500hp engine make this a truly unique street machine.  Here are some views of the Mustang as it was displayed today:














  

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