The Wing Nuts Flying Circus EAA Chapter is hosting a fly-in and air show Saturday, July 13, 2019, at Gould Peterson Memorial Airport in Tarkio. Located on Hwy. O one mile east of Tarkio, the event will include an admission fee of $10 per person. Fly-ins and children ages 5 and under are free. A breakfast will begin the day at 7:30 a.m. and the event will last until the end of the air show. Proceeds from food and admissions will help pay for the show. There will also be a silent auction for avionics packages. Concessions will be available all day.
A Congressional Aviation Town Hall Meeting will take place at 10 a.m. in the EAA hangar and will include discussions with government officials, members of Congress, aviation experts an pilots and leaders from several organizations.
The air show and flybys will begin at 12:00 noon and will include: Matt Younkin, Twin Beech, Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, B-2 Flyover, Mike Wiskus, WWII Training Demonstration, Join Special Forces Jump Team, WWII Warbird Parade, Dakota Territory Museum Demo, P-40 Demo, Jerry “Jive” Kerby RV-8, and many more! Static aircraft will include B-25, P-51s, Ford Tri-Motor, T-6s, PT-26, PT-19, BT-13, Corsair, P-40, PT-22, C-47, Grumman Avenger, Super Stear-man, PT-17, Skyraider, many warbird and vintage aircraft.