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Heart Of Texas Airshow roars into Waco September 17-18 welcoming Four Military Teams and Jet Truck
Hold onto your hats Central Texas! The Heart Of Texas Airshow roars into Waco September 17-18 this year bringing smoke and thunder and headlining four Military Demo teams along with Shockwave, the world's fastest Jet Truck!
By: D&D Marketing Concepts Inc.
"The Heart Of Texas Airshow was selected by the US Marine Corps for one of only four MV-22 Osprey demonstrations in the nation and the only appearance in the south," stated Airshow President Debby Standefer. The US Air Force F-16 Viper Demo Team with a P-47 Heritage Flight will showcase today's premier fighter jet along with one of yesterday's. The US Navy TAC Demo Team brings their F-18 Super Hornet the premier fighter of the Navy and the US Coast Guard will demonstrate a Search and Rescue mission and celebrate their Aviation Centennial. Additional military participation comes from the Texas Air and Army National Guard with static aircraft and Air Force flyovers. "We have worked hard and are very proud to share this patriotic opportunity with the people of Central and North Texas as well as those throughout the State and to further our mission to honor our military services and inspire our youth to be involved in aviation." The air show has a stellar line up of performers and static aircraft in addition to the military. It's going to be a tremendous event! No other air show in the state will host four military demos.
The Heart Of Texas Airshow has grown quickly to one of the three top air shows in the State of Texas receiving commendations from state and military officials. The event promises to provide something for all ages and interests in an action packed day of fun. Experience thrilling entertainment with your United States military teams, Shockwave, helicopters, warbirds, airplanes and more in the sky and on the ground. The will be pyrotechnics this year and the Jet Truck will race an airplane! Which airplane? Who will win? You have to be there! Shockwave will assault all of your sense with huge flames from the three former Navy after burner jet engines, fire shooting from the smoke stacks, huge noise and tremendous speed with 36,000 horsepower and speed over 350mph! The Trojan Phlyers Demo Team returns with their closer formation T-28 aerobatics and the famous A-26 Spirit of Waco returns home! This is just a sample of our performing aircraft line up.
Flights will be available to the public in helicopters and historic warbirds. Don't stay on the ground, get in the Air! Wander through concessions of delicious foods, exhibits, vendors and activities for kids of all ages including an aviation themed kids area. There is so much to see and do! Bring the whole family and experience the wonderful world of aviation.
Debby Standefer said "we are exited to return to Texas State Technical College and their airport, previously James Connally AFB, with a tremendous event this year and to show off the TSTC state of the art Aviation and Aerospace Division as well as many of the departments and programs TSTC offers. Baylor University Aviation Sciences will also be on hand and has signed its fourth year of sponsorship with the Airshow. Waco is strongly focused on aviation with its own Aviation Business Alliance. We will bring attention to and support aviation in Waco."
The Airshow honors our military and will also help celebrate the 75th anniversary of the Civil Air Patrol. Opening Ceremonies at the start of the air show will be action packed including speakers, color guards, fly-bys, skydivers and more!
Follow The Heart Of Texas Airshow on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram and visit our website,http://www.heartoftexasairshow.com, for information updated continuously. Discounted tickets are now available online with a variety of options and many area hotels have special rates for air show attendees. Let's Airshow!