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2017 Higgins Spring OpenerThe 2017 Higgins Spring Opener will be held on April 1 and 2, 2017, at 8:00 a.m. The event will take place at Miniature Aircraft Association, at 105355 N. Sr. 225, West Richland, WA. For more details, visit the 2017 Spring Opener on Facebook.

About the 2017 Higgins Spring Opener
The 2017 Higgins Spring Opener is a celebration of the coming of a new season which happens to be the best weather for a smooth flight. The event will feature camping where the guests can enjoy 2 runways, modern facilities, sumptuous meals, and a lot more. Instructors will also be at the venue to make the Open Flying event a learning experience for the attendees. Admission to the 2017 Higgins Spring Opener costs $15 per pilot. Don't miss it!

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Richland Airport Aviation Celebration Featuring Antique and Experimental Aircraft on Display | Richland, WA Be a part of this year's Richland Airport Aviation Celebration which is set on June 17 to 18, 2016. This event, which will be held at the Richland Airport, will feature the Antique and Experimental Aircraft on Display that the whole family will enjoy. For more details, visit the Aviation Celebration website.

About the Richland Airport Aviation Celebration
The Richland Airport Aviation Celebration will begin on Friday, with a feast of complimentary barbeque for local and visiting pilots and their family. On Saturday, a fundraising breakfast, featuring pancakes donated by EAA Chapter 391 will take place. This will be followed by free Young Eagles airplane rides, exclusively for children 8 to 17 years old. Food concessions will also be set on site, as well…

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Richland Airport Aviation Celebration At Richland Airport, WashingtonInviting all aviation enthusiasts, come and be a part of the Aviation Celebration, formerly Richland Fly-In at the Richland Airport of the Bypass Highway on Saturday, June 20 from 8:00 in the morning to 3:00 in the afternoon.

Richland Airport Aviation Celebration 
The celebration will start with a pancake breakfast fund raiser for a local chapter of the Experimental Aircraft Association. Several kinds of aircraft will be on display including one from Pasco-based Viper Aircraft Company which made the homebuilt plane kits. Also on display will be a vintage Sopwith Camel, a British World War 1 biplane, which is being restored. The highlight of the event is the 250 free 20- minute airplane rides for kids. Adults can also enjoy the ride in an MD 600…

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Wings Of Freedom At Bergstrom Aircraft In Pasco, WashingtonFrom June 12 to 14, Bergstrom Aircraft invites everyone to Wings of Freedom. The event returns to Pasco for the first time since 2012 with World War II aircraft from the Massachusetts-based Collings Foundation’s collection. Planes include the vintage Flying Fortress “Nine O Nine,” one of only eight such Boeing B-17 bombers still in flying condition in the United States.

Schedule:
Friday 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Tours cost $12 for adults and $6 for children, ground tours are free for World War II veterans.

There is also an opportunity to spend some serious money riding in one of the warbirds! Flights take place before and after tours:
30-minute flight on the B-17 or B-24 is $450 per person
30-minute flight training on…

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Warbirds Over Washington, Miniature Association Aircraft Airfield Everyone is invited at the Miniature Association Aircraft Airfield in West Richland on Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30 from 9:00 in the morning until 5:00 in the afternoon and Sunday, September 31 from 9:00 in the morning until 3:00 in the afternoon for the “Warbirds over Washington” event.

Details of the Event
There will be a pre-registration fee of $35.00 or $40.00 at the airfield for participants. Warbirds over Washington is sponsored and promoted by Sport Flyer Magazine in an effort to hold a premier Warbird event that has been missing in the northwest. They will be running two separate flight lines; larger planes IMAA standard will fly on runway 1 that is 30'x400' asphalt with a groomed 40'x800' grass strip on the far side, runway…

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