Ocean City Air Festival Opens Air Show Weekend

first_imgHundreds of Ocean City residents and visitors strolled the Ocean City Municipal Airport tarmac on Saturday for the 2014 Ocean City Air Festival. Radio-controlled model planes gave flight demonstrations and competed in a people’s choice contest during the 2014 Ocean City Air Festival on Saturday, Sept. 13.The event opens an aviation weekend that continues at 1 p.m. Sunday with the Aerobatic Air Show over the downtown blocks of the beach and boardwalk.Read more about the Air Show on Sunday.See profile of Team AeroDynamix pilot Mike “Kahuna” Stewart.Saturday’s Air Festival included a display of planes, including a B-25J Mitchell Bomber and a TBM Torpedo Bomber Avenger. Some of the stunt planes that will perform on Sunday also were on display.A paper airplane contest, a “Bubble Mania” competition and table sponsored by the Ocean City Board of Realtors, a children’s bounce house, a Boardwalk Adventures climbing wall, face-painting entertained the kids. A banner plane pick-up demonstration and a N.J. Pine Barons radio-controlled airplane display were highlights of the day.Jason Flood’s Pitts S1-T plane was on display. Flood will perform stunts in Sunday’s Aerobatic Air Show in Ocean City, NJ.last_img

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