Wings Over North Georgia Air Show Is This Weekend At Rome, Ga.

Thursday, October 16, 2014

Chattanoogan.com photographer Dennis Norwood was selected for a media flight with the GEICO Skytypers aerial team prior to this weekend's Wings Over North Georgia air show.
 
Shown are some of his photos while flying in a 1940 US Navy SNJ-2 Trainer.
 
The event is held at the Richard Russell Airport outside Rome, Ga.
 
The event will be held on Saturday, with gates opening at 10 a.m. and the show starting at noon.
Sunday will be the same schedule.
The featured performers this year are the US Air Force Thunderbirds who will perform both days. Saturday features a nighttime air show along with fireworks.
For more information go to www.wingsovernorthgeorgia.com.

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