It’s Kids Day at New York LaGuardia Airport this Saturday ( September 26th, 2009) from 10 am until 4 pm.
During the event, which is sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of LaGuardia and the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, kids and adults will get to tour commercial jets and military aircraft while flight attendants hand out complimentary snacks and beverages.
In addition to planes from American Airlines, Delta Air Lines and US Airways, military aircraft on display will include:
- New York Air Guard Lockheed LC-130 Hercules (one of only seven C-130s in the world with skis) out of the 109th Airlift Wing, Schenectady, NY (used for South Pole missions)
- US Navy King Air
- AT-6C Texans fighters from the American Air Power Museum in Farmingdale
- B-25 Mitchel bomber from Farmingdale.
The Geico Skytypers might even show up.