Calaveras Airport Fly-In / Open House
The annual Calaveras Airport Fly-In/Open House "Air Faire 2013" will take place this Saturday from 8 a.m. through 5 p.m.
Calaveras County Airport Manager, Kathy Zancanella, was Friday's KVML "Newsmaker of the Day".
This is a free spectator event, in that there is no gate admission. There will be a small fee for vehicle parking below the hill (transportation up the hill will be provided).
The airport is located on Highway 49 between San Andreas and Angels Camp.
In addition to the aircraft, classic cars will be also be on display.
Scenic airplane rides will be available on a first come, first served basis for $5 for those up to 18 years old and $10 for adults.
Music will be provided by the Calaveras community band; Mountain RC Flyers will feature radio controlled aircraft; breakfast and bratwurst will be provided by Harmony Ranch and Tri-Tip BBQ is provided by EAA chapter 484.
Airport/Event information can be found by calling (209) 736-2501.
The "Newsmaker of the Day" is heard each weekday morning on AM 1450 KVML at 6:47, 7:47 and 8:47am.
Written by Mark Truppner