Manassas Airport Regional Business Alliance

Airshow Information

 

Saturday May 4th, 2013

10am to 4pm

At Manassas Regional Airport

Manassas, VA

 

(RAIN DATE ONLY-SUNDAY MAY 5TH)

 

FREE ADMISSION

 

DONATIONS ACCEPTED AT THE GATES TO BENEFIT THE MANASSAS FREEDOM MUSEUM.

 

AMPLE PARKING AT AIRPORT WITH SHUTTLE BUSSES

HANDICAPPED PARKING IN ALL LOTS, LIMITED HANDICAPPED PARKING AT TERMINAL LOT WITH HANDICAPPED PLATES OR TAG. HANDICAPPED BUSSES WILL BE AT ALL LOTS. PARKING WILL BE CONTROLLED BY POLICE AND CIVIL AIR PATROL.  PLEASE FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS.

 

NO PETS, NO FOOD AND DRINKS ON THE RAMP, NO SMOKING INSIDE AIRFIELD.  AMPLE FOOD VENDORS WITH MANY SELECTIONS IN THE FOOD COURT/EASY ACCESS.

 

SECURITY CHECKPOINTS, ALL LARGE BAGS WILL BE CHECKED.  SUNSCREEN SUGGESTED.

 

AIRSHOW GATES OPEN AT 10AM, CLOSE AT 4PM.

 

AIRSHOW SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

1000            GATES OPEN

1000-1150  AIRCRAFT DISPLAYS, FLYBY-S, RC DEMOS

1045            PARADE OF AIRCRAFT/FLY BYS

1145            AMERICAN HELICOPTERS/JUMPERS LAUNCH

1150            OPENING CEREMONY BEGINS

                              PRESENTATION OF COLORS

1150            RC JET DEMONSTRATION

1200            AIRPORT WAIVERED AIRSPACE BEGINS

1201            3RD DIMENSION PARACHUTE TEAM

1206            AMERICAN  HELICOPTERS DEMONSTRATION

1215            KIRK WICKER J3 CUB ACT

1227            RANDY DEVERE CJ-6 AEROBATICS

1239            WARRIOR AVIATION L-39 JET

1246            WARRIOR AVIATION YAK-9

1300            RC JET/HOBBY HANGAR DEMONSTRATION

1310            JANE WICKER WING WALKING

1324            SCOTT FRANCIS MXS AEROBATICS

1336            FLYING CIRCUS STEARMAN FLIGHT LAUNCH

1338            CHARLES SCHWENKER  X300 AEROBATICS

1350            FLYING CIRCUS STEARMAN FLIGHT

1400-1600   AIRCRAFT DISPLAYS, VENDORS, RC FLYING

1700            ALL PERSONS MUST HAVE LEFT RAMP.

 

 

2013  AIRSHOW SPONSORS

 

Our Annual Airshow and Open House would not be possible without the dedictaed members of MARBA and our Sponsors,  along with the heartfelt support of the City of Manassas and the Manassas Regional Airport Staff.  Many thanks to our sponsors;

 

$10,000.00 or more

 

City Of Manassas

Manassas Regional Airport

American Helicopters & American Aviation

 

 

$5000.00 or more

 

Girardi Wealth Management

Mark Neal

Warrior Aviation

 

 

$2500.00 or more

 

Acme Mechanical/Gary London

App Jet Center

Eastern Aviation Fuel/Shell

Aviation Adventures

Dulles Aviation

Security Associates International, Ltd.

The Manassas Freedom Museum

Jane Wicker

Kirk Wicker

The Flying Circus

Hobby Hangar

3rd Dimension Parachute Team

 

 

$1000.00 or more

 

Capital Aviation

Chic-Fil-A, Bristow

Scott Francis

Charlie Schwenker

 

$500.00 or more

 

Aurora Flight Sciences

Aviation Institute of Maintenance (AIM)

Cadillac

 

 

Many thanks to some of our volunteer groups assisting in critical airshow and event operations;

 

The Manassas Civil Air Patrol Air-Wing

National Capital Area Boy Scouts, Troop 671

Virginia Airborne Search & Rescue Squad

Virginia Flyers RC Helicopter Club

Prince William RC Club

The Freedom Museum Members

Woodbine Baptist Church/Gene Wells

Osborne Park High School NJROTC Color Guard

 

 

Our heartfleft thanks to the City of Manassas Leaders/City Council, Airport Commission, City Planning Staff, City police, fire and rescue/ems staff for all the time and assistance.

 

Last, our thanks to Airport Director Juan Rivera and his airport operations team; Richard Allabaugh and Jolene Berry for all your efforts on our committee and planning.

 

 

 

Parade of Planes Dedication

 

Our Parade of Planes formation on Saturday will be in loving memory of our friend and pilot; Gary London who lost his battle with cancer this month. His company; Acme Mechancial has been an annual sponsor of the Airshow at Manassas where Gary hangared his plane and lived his dream of flying.  Gary has flown west and we will see him another day. Our heartfelt prayers to the London family and The Acme Mechanical Team. 

 

Kevin Rychlik

Presdent

MARBA