Preview Military Appreciation Day Airshow Takes Off in Mexico
"[We have] numerous World War I, World War II aircraft coming in, with war vehicles, coming here to Mexico," said Brian Pursifull of the local Elks lodge. "We're just ecstatic over it."
One of the pilots, Jim "Fang" Maroney, added, "We have my de Havilland Super Chipmunk, which you're going to see fly tomorrow, which is a classic airshow airplane that will basically go end over end. It's just wholesome family entertainment and you're just really going to enjoy it."
Gates open at 8 a.m. Saturday for the airshow.