KIDS: Wings & Wheels Event

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Wings & Wheels 2011: British Invasion at Sikorsky Airport - May 21 and 22, 2011
 
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On May 21 and 22, 2011, Patient AirLift Services is hosting “Wings & Wheels 2011; British Invasion!” at Sikorsky Memorial Airport. Gates Open 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM each day.
 

Child 5 and Under, Free
Child 6-12, $8
Adult 13 and Over, $15
Military w/Reserve or Active ID, Free
Groups of 20 or More, Half Price
 
 
Purpose
 
• Support Patient Airlift Services (PALS) Humanitarian Mission
• Celebrate the Aerospace and Automobile History of Connecticut
• Honor Veterans from The Greatest Generation through the Afghanistan & Iraqi Conflicts
 
Activities
 
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• Aerobatic Demonstrations by Joe Edwards, Bob Cipolli, and Billy Werth
• Airplane Rides (paid) - B25 and Aerobatic
• Free Flights for Children 8-17 through EAA Young Eagles
• Free Fingerprinting and Photographing of Children by NY Life
• Exciting Children’s Activities
 
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Wings
 
Here is just a sampling of the aircraft scheduled to appear at Wings & Wheels 2011:
Curtiss P-40 Warhawk
Supermarine Spitfire
F4U Corsairs
Sikorsky H-34 Seahorse
Douglas C-54 Skymaster
Sopwith 1 1/2 Strutter
AT-6 Texan Trainer
PT-17 Stearman WWII Training BiPlane
B-25 Bomber
Dehavilland Beaver Floatplane
Fairchild PT-23 WWII Trainer
Spartan Executive
Beech C-45 Expeditor WWII Transport Modern
 
North American T-28 Trojan
Aero L-39 Albatros Cold War Jet
Aeronca L-3 Defender
Piper J-3 Cub
Homebuilt RV-6
Lockheed C-130 Hercules
 
HELICOPTERS
Sikorsky UH-60 Blackhawk
Bell UH-1D Huey Iroquois
Boeing CH-47 Chinook
LH-34 Seahorse
 
Wheels
 
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Over 75 award winning rare and collector cars on display featuring British technology
Wide Range of Eras: MG, Jaguar, Rolls Royce, Bentley, Land Rover, Mercedes-Benz, Aston Martin, Ferrari, Lola, Porsche and More! Demonstration of Collector Car Restoration Techniques & Show Detailing
 
 
Wings n Wheels 2001 is largely a handicapped event. A paved area immediately outside of the entrance gate has been reserved at no charge for vehicles with the appropriate governmental "hang tags" designating handicapped status. Port-a-potty bathrooms for handicapped guests are also available. Please note, some individual exhibits may not be handicapped accessible.
 
 
Sikorsky Memorial Airport, 400 Great Meadow Road, Stratford, Connecticut. Enter at Three Wing Flying Services - 400 Great Meadow Road - Stratford, CT 06615. Gates Open 9:30 AM to 3:30 PM each day
 
 
 
From I-95 North:
 
Take exit 30 Lordship Boulevard. Make a right at the end of the ramp onto 113 N (Lordship Blvd). Follow this road through several lights. Bear right when the road splits, staying on 113 N. You will see a marsh on both sides. Take the next left into the airport and follow event parking instructions.
 
 
From I-95 South:
 
Take exit 30 Surf Avenue. Make a left at the bottom of the ramp onto Surf Avenue. At the next light, turn left onto Lorsdhip Boulevard (113 N). Follow this road through several lights. Bear right when the road splits, staying on 113 N. You will see a marsh on both sides. Take the next left into the airport and follow event parking instructions.
 
 
 
Patient AirLift Services (PALS)
 
Phone:1-888-818-1231
 
 
 
 
 
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