Fairhope Festival of Flight Fairhope Festival Of Flight

Air Show • Fly-In • Open House • May 17, 2008 Fairhope, AL (4R4)
Open House 9 AM - 2 PM • Closed Airspace 11:30 AM - 2 PM

The Fairhope Airport Authority invites you to participate in the 3rd Annual Festival of Flight. In honor of Armed Forces Day, this year we are saluting all Viet Nam era veterans. Four aerobatic acts are scheduled this year headlined by Alex Land, the youngest member of the US National Team. Shuttles will provide transportation to scenic downtown Fairhope shopping and dining venues. Thanks to our sponsors, the event is Free! So kick the tires and light the fires, the Fairhope Festival of Flight is back.

4 Aerobatic Routines • Vintage Military and General Aviation Aircraft on Display • Red Star Group Formation Flying • EAA Young Eagle Flights • Active Military Aircraft on Display • Bi-plane rides • Bird of Paradise 1928 Travel Air 2000 • Gold Coast Skydivers Demo • Aircraft Manufacturer Displays • Fun and Food and More!

Schedule Of Events

9 AM - 2 PM
Static Displays and Exhibitors Booths Open

9 AM - 10:45 AM
Red Star Formation Flights

11:00 AM
Fairhope Airport airspace closed for Aerobatics Routines

11:00 - 1:30 PM
Emeral Coast Skydivers American Flag Presentation
OV2 Viet Nam Era Spotter Fly-by
USMC Serach and Rescue Demonstration
Warbird Heritage Flights
Stearman Aerobatics - Robbie Grice
Yak Aerobatics - Jimmy Fordham
Christian Eagle II Aerobatics - Phillip Grice
Extra 300L Aerobatics - Alex Land US National Team
F-16 Formation Fly-over (Saturday only) - Alabama Air National Guard

* Routines and times subject to change

Download Aviators' Flyer

Sponsored By

Teledyne Continental Motors

City of Fairhope, Alabama

Baldwin County Commission Northrop Grumman
Baldwin County Economic Development Alliance Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce

Marriott's Grand Hotel

Alabama Municipal Electric Authority Riviera Utilies

WHL Architecture

Static Display Aircraft

Active Duty Military
A-10 Warthog
F/A 18 Hornet
T6 Trainer
T34 Trainer
T45 Jet Trainer
Apache Attack Helicopter
Cobra Attack Helicopter
H-53 Super Stallion Helicopters
Huey Helicopter
Jet Ranger
H65 Dolphin Coast Guard Helicopter
AH64 Helicopter

Vintage Military
F4U Corsair
P-51 Mustang
AD-5 Skyraider
12 YAK and CNJ Aircraft

Other Military displays
3rd Force Recon USMCR
Dixie Division Military Vehicle
Restoration Club

Ground transportation for pilots provided
courtesy of Terry Thompson Chevrolet.

* Weather and mechanical factors may affect availability.

Open House Exhibitors

Teledyne Continental Motors
Teledyne Mattituck Services
Bird of Paradise
EAA - Young Eagles
US Air Force Academy
Cessna Aircraft
Pilots for Christ
Cals Toys
Civil Air Patrol
Motion Enterprises
Coast Guard Auxilliary
Stealth for Kids F-117
The Haven Pet Adoption Center

Discover Fairhope

Hotels — Restaurants — Shopping
City of Fairhope, Alabama
Eastern Shore Chamber of Commerce

Special Thanks to these Fairhope businesses for their contributions to the 2008 Fairhope Festival of Flight:
Tamaras Bar and Grill • Red and White • Panini Pete's
The Gumbo Shack • Gambino's • Greer's Fairhope Market