Airport board hears about successful air show, air race
July 13, 2018
All the planning and preliminary work paid off in hosting the Air Race Classic and the air show. That was the consensus of the discussion at the end of the Alva Airport Commission meeting Monday. April Mills, who spearheaded the effort, brought a nice plaque from the Air Race Classic organization recognizing the Alva Regional Airport as one of the this year’s stops.
Had this been a normal race, Mills said, Alva would probably have won the pilots’ vote as best stop. However, weather forced many of the pilot teams to stay overnight in Beatrice, Nebraska. Because the Beatrice community had...