1. Westfield International Air Show draws thousands of spectators

    Westfield International Air Show draws thousands of spectators

    While the 2017 Westfield International Air Show featured powerful planes flown by expert pilots, there were other highlights that were just as special. From the vintage airplanes to the men and women of the 104th Fighter Wing who were present at the event to talk to spectators, the air show had plenty to offer. "People were able to get out here, walk around the aircraft, meet our airmen. They could meet the pilot and meet the crew," said Col. Peter Green, vice commander of the 104th Fighter Wing stationed at Barnes Air National Guard Base.

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    1. People were able to get out here, walk around the aircraft, meet our airmen. They could meet the pilot and meet the crew.
    2. It was a great experience. I really wanted  to do the program so that I cold fly a plane.
    3. We didn't want them to miss an opportunity to see the planes. The base has done a great job in organizing the show.
    4. We get to learn about the different systems in the plane in detail by having planes like this one to study from.
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