The Jackson Municipal Airport Authority (JMAA) announces its Jackson AVIATION DAY to be held on Saturday, August 20, 2016 at Hawkins Field located at 558 West Ramp Street in Jackson. Sponsored by JMAA, the festivities will begin at 10:00 a.m. and run through 2:00 p.m.
Held in observation of National Aviation Day, the interactive events will coincide with the birthday of Orville Wright, who together with his brother Wilbur, made significant contribution to powered flight. Community groups, churches, schools and students along with all communities are invited to enjoy the showcase of static aircraft. Information booths and vendors will be on hand. Food and beverages will be provided.
Jackson AVIATION DAY at Hawkins Field is free and open to the public. For additional information, contact Sam Carver, General Manager of Hawkins Field at 601.354.2525.