Grass Landing Strip Visited By Hundreds Saturday
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Ted Wright -- last update 9/27/2010 (FlyInAirmanAcres.html)
Copyright 2010 -- Collinsville, Oklahoma
planes and pedestrians had to be on the look-out for each other Saturday at
the annual Collinsville Airman Acres Fly-in near 126thst North and Memorial.
The grass air strip is always surrounded by homes and hangers, but the number
of planes and people greatly increases on this day each year.
lined the landing strip all day and flights slowed significantly during the
noon bean & cornbread dinner.
old high school buddy (Walter Lentz -- CHS 1970) offered me a flight for an
aerial view of Airman Acres and Collinsville Saturday. Walter and his wife Cristy
flew in from their home in Duncan, OK for the event. -- Ted Wright