Stearman

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10:00 am
Thu August 29, 2013

Fly-in Marks 70th Anniversary of Ottumwa NAS

A Stearman trainer that was common over the skies of southeast Iowa from 1943 to 45.
Credit www.antiqueairfield.com

Stephen Black, President of Friends of NAS Ottumwa, talks about the old Stearman aircraft, which will be landing in Ottumwa at 11 o'clock Friday (August 30)., followed by another group of antique planes. The Stearmans will be on display until 12:45, when they depart for Oskaloosa. All the aircraft are scheduled to return to Antique Airfield (Blakesburg) between 3 and 4 p.m.

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