The 25th Annual Salute to Veterans Air Show will be held at the Columbia Regional Airport in Columbia, Missouri on May 25-26. This year’s program includes an impressive array of planes and warbird demonstrations.
Aerial performances will include the US All Veteran Parachute Team and the Canadian Forces Parachute Team, the Kansas City Dawn Patrol “Flying Circus,” an SNJ-Texan Aerobatic Demonstration, P-51D Mustang “The Gunfighter” Aerobatic Demonstration, B-13 Vultee “Valiant Echoes” Aerobatic Demonstration, “Trojan Phlyers” Aerobatic Demonstration Team and the incomparable AeroShell Aerobatic Team performing in their T-6 Texans and many more, including flyovers by many of the historic aircraft in attendance.
There will be over two dozen airworthy aircraft on display on the tarmac, from a 1916 Nieuport 11 replica to a Lockheed PV-2 Harpoon allowing show-goers to get up close and personal with these historic craft, meet the crews and learn the stories of these historic craft.
Gates open both days at 9:30AM and events are scheduled to conclude at 3:30PM. Food, games and rides for the kiddies as well as military vehicles and antique cars on display ensures that there will be something for everyone in the family to enjoy at this FREE Memorial Day Weekend event.