|By Mark Nankivil|
The U.S. Navy Blue Angels Aerial Demonstration Squadron on the apron.
Warbirds participating in the show and on display included an early Douglas DC-3, Commemorative Air Force Corsair, P-51 Mustang, T-28 Trojan, and the only TP-40N dual control Flying Tiger named American Dream.
Two A-10 Warthogs from Whiteman AFB, MO flew a tactical attack demonstration and the U.S. Army Golden Knights Troopship was on the apron.
Civilian aerobatic performers included Joseph "Rifle" Shetterly, Tin Stix of Dynamite featuring Skip Stewart, Gary Ward and Shockwave Jet Truck, and the Aerostars.
Other military aircraft on display included a U.S. Army Blackhawk helicopter, U.S. Navy T-45 Goshawk and the Dream Big A-7 photo cockpit.
The Aero Experience thanks the Cape Girardeau Air Festival staff, airport management and Cape Aviation FBO for their hospitality during our visit.