Young people seemed thrilled to have had a chance to explore the world of aviation when the East Hampton Airport and Sound Aircraft Services hosted a family day, “Just Plane Fun Day 2017,” at The East Hampton Airport on Sept. 9.

Co-sponsored by the Hampton Flyers Association, the event combined education, career counseling and fun activities while showcasing the airport as a valuable community asset. Additionally, the event paraded an amazing set of vintage aircraft with experienced pilots on hand to explain the history and operations of each aircraft.

The event featured several static displays of civilian and military aircraft, including iconic vintage aircraft and warbirds. In addition to many of the classic aircraft located at the East Hampton Airport, several historic and antique airplanes from the Bayport Antique Airplane Club were also be on display for everyone to enjoy.

To further the excitement, a vintage car show was concurrent hosted at the event, displaying everything from rare antique models from the 1920’s and 1930’s to classic sports cars from the 1980’s and 1990’s.

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Below are a few of the aircraft the were on display:

Company: Sound Aircraft Services
Mailing Address: PO Box 19, Wainscott, NY 11975
Phone: (631) 537-2202

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