Category Mesa

Spirit Airlines’ Inaugural Service to Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport

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February 9, 2012 marked Spirit Airlines’ Inaugural Service to Phoenix Mesa Gateway Airport.  Spirit Airlines, headquartered in Miramar, FL, launched the $28.79 fare from Phoenix-Mesa to Las Vegas this morning and the event was topped off with a water cannon welcome.  With hundreds in attendance Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport Authority Chairman Mayor John Lewis formally welcomed Spirit Airlines to the Valley.  At approximately 12:40pm the Airbus A319, tail number N534NK, touched down at the former Williams Air Force Base.  Crowds were allowed out on the ramp between the terminal and the Gateway Aviation Services FBO.  Lunch was catered by Paradise Bakery for all guests and Vegas showgirls were available for photo ops...
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Mustangs & Musclecars Mesa Falcon Field Feb 13th 2010

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Bombers,Fighters,Jets and More on display along with lots of cool cars and trucks. This event is scheduled for  Saturday, February 13th  from 10:00am to 3:00pm.
Arizona Wing Commemorative Air Force
2017 North Greenfield Road
Mesa, Arizona 85215

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Barbie Three

By: Category: MesaWarbird


Joe and I got an eye full of this classic B-25 H while visiting Falcon Field. She has the hard nose and four .50 cals stuck in her front as well as a 37mm Cannon By late 1944, when the “H” appeared in the field, there were few targets that couldn’t be attacked with .50 caliber machine guns, so the cannons were frequently removed.
North American produced 1,000 B-25H’s.

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