Come watch the Bill Thomas 2014 U.S./Canada Aerobatic Challenge Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 6–7, at the Olean Municipal Airport at 5420 Hatch Hill Rd. in Ischua, N.Y. The event is presented by the International Aerobatic Club Chapter 126 (power — primary through unlimited).

Free to watch! Please bring a chair, blanket, sunscreen, umbrella, beverages and snacks. It’s been called “The Best Aerobatic Contest East of the Pacos.”

Practice and registration take place Thursday, Sept. 4 and Friday, Sept. 5. If there is poor weather, then dates are Monday, Sept. 8 to Tuesday, Sept. 9.

The Buffalo Wings-IAC Chapter 126 – all US./Canada-Veterans discount available. Large inside hanger space available with reasonable fuel prices. A block of hotel rooms has been reserved. Lunch and Buffalo-style chicken wings on the ramp Friday. Lunch and BBQ Saturday!

For information contact IAC 126 Chapter President Pat Barrett at (716) 361-7888 or (716) 649-8486, cbpbmb@aol.com; or Hella Comat at (905) 635-9477, hcomat@cogecco.ca.