July 22, 2008

Tomorrow’s Air Display/Flyovers Schedule; Free Shuttle to Run

CHEYENNE - Country music artist Laura Bryna will perform at the Wyoming Air National Guard's annual Cheyenne Frontier Days Air Power open house on Wednesday.

Bryna's concert, set for 2:30 p.m., will culminate a day of static aircraft displays, aerobatic maneuvers and flyovers that begins at 8:30 a.m. at the Wyoming Air National Guard base, 217 Dell Range Blvd.

Only shuttle bus traffic will be allowed onto the base due to security and parking restrictions. The Wyoming Air National Guard has revamped the shuttle bus route and doubled the shuttle fleet to ensure speedy and regular access to the show.

Pedestrian traffic will be allowed through the main gate.

Shuttle buses will leave from the Frontier Mall's north side between Dillard's and Sears. The Frontier Mall is located at 1400 Dell Range Blvd.

Static aircraft scheduled for display include a CH-47, B-25, C- 17, C-130, C-45, DC-3, F-16, F-86, Jet Provost, MiG-17, P-51, P-17 Stearman, T-33, UH-1, UH-60, AH-64, T-6, T-1, T-44, C-5, Twin Otter, Glider, Sea Fury, NASA F-18 and the Orange County Chopper's Air Force Chopper.

The schedule:

- 8:15 a.m.: Shuttle buses begin running.

- 8:30 a.m.: Air show gates open, static displays and vendors all day.

- 12-2:15 p.m.: Flyovers and aerial demonstrations.

- 2:30 p.m.: Free concert with Laura Bryna.

- 3:30 p.m.: Gates close.

For more information on the show, call 772-5229.

Museum open, too

The Wyoming National Guard Museum will have an open house from 1- 5 p.m. on Wednesday.

The museum shows the history of the Wyoming Guard with displays and informational materials.

The museum is located on 624 East Pershing Blvd.

For more information, call 632-7566.

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