Aircraft & Displays

 

Static Displays

Saturday, November 4
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Sunday, November 5
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

In addition to the aircraft that will be performing in the airshow, many different types of aircraft will be statically displayed. Those aircraft are still being confirmed. As they are confirmed they will be listed here.

Below is a list of the aircraft displayed at the 2016 airshow. Check back for 2017 updates.

  • USN F-18 Super Hornet
  • USAF Boeing C-17 Globemaster III
  • USAF Lockheed C-130 Hercules
  • USAF Beechcraft T-6 Texan II (Turboprop)
  • USCG EADS HC-144 Ocean Sentry
  • Lockheed C-130J Super Hercules "Hurricane Hunter"
  • Curtiss C-46 Commando "Tinker Belle"
  • Aero Commander AC560 Shrike Commander
  • North American T-28 Trojan
  • North American B-25 Mitchell "Killer Bee"
  • North American T-6 Texan (Radial)
  • Douglas DC-3 Turboprop (Missionary Flights International)
  • Douglas C-47 Skytrain "Tico Belle"
  • Vultee BT-15
  • Grumman OV-1D Mohawk
  • Extra 300s
  • Nanchang CJ6
  • Cessna O-2 Skymaster
  • Cessna 182 Skylane
  • Jeteezy - Lake Renegade
  • RC Helicopters
  • Sikorsky MH-53e Sea Dragon
  • Sikorsky UH-60 Blackhawk
  • Bell AH-1 Cobra
  • Bell UH-1 Iroquois "Huey"
  • Robinson R44
  • MTOsport AutoGyro

All aircraft on static display subject to change without notice.

Note: Static displays will not be available on Friday, November 3 during the night show activities, or the Dirty Flight Suit Party due to safety concerns.

Aircraft Rides

The Army Aviation Heritage Foundation – Sky Soldiers

COBRA ATTACK HELICOPTER

Check something off your "Bucket List" and ride on a Cobra Attack Helicopter! Flights are available on Saturday and Sunday between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. and throughout the day.

There are two available flight options:

  • Standard: 6-7 minutes $325 per person. (2017 prices have not yet been confirmed.)
  • Extended: 13-14 minutes $525 per person. (2017 prices have not yet been confirmed.)

Passenger Qualifications:

  1. Physically able to enter and exit aircraft under own ability without assistance.
  2. Minimum age for flight 16 years old.
  3. Weight limitations; Aircraft seat-belt must be able to fasten securely.
  4. Mandatory passenger liability release.
  5. No health restrictions for flight.
  6. Details may be subject to change.

UH-1 HUEY HELICOPTER

Take a ride in one of the most recognizable and iconic helicopters in history the UH-1 Huey Helicopter. Flights are available on Saturday and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. and throughout the day.

One flight option:

  • 8-10 minutes, $75 per person. (2017 prices have not yet been confirmed.)

Passenger Qualifications:

  1. Physically able to ingress/egress aircraft under own ability without assistance.
  2. Minimum age for flight 5 years old.
  3. Maximum of 3 minors (5-10 years old) per flight.
  4. Mandatory passenger liability release.
  5. No health restrictions for flight.
  6. Weight limitations; Aircraft seat-belt must be able to fasten securely.
  7. Minors must be accompanied by an adult.
  8. Details may be subject to change.

T-6 TEXAN

Warbird Adventures

Have you ever wanted to fly like the ‘aces of yester-year in the classic fighter-trainer of WWII, the North American T-6 TEXAN! Flights are available between 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. Saturday and Sunday and after 4:00 p.m.

There are two ‘instructional’ flight options:

  • Pattern only flight: 15 minutes $99 per person (2017 prices have not yet been confirmed.)
  • Aerobatic flight: 20-30 minutes $299 per person (2017 prices have not yet been confirmed.)

Passenger Qualifications:

  1. Physically able to ingress/egress aircraft under own ability without assistance.
  2. Must be physically and mentally capable of accepting flight instruction.
  3. Weight limitations: 254 lb maximum.
  4. Mandatory passenger liability release.
  5. No minimum age as long as height restriction is met.
  6. Must be at least 4' tall.
  7. Details may be subject to change.

ROBINSON R44 HELICOPTER

Cloud Nine

Take to the skies to get a gorgeous view of Stuart and the airshow on a R-44 Robinson Helicopter. Rides are available between 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday with other available times during the day.

One flight option:

  • 5-7 minutes $40 per person. (2017 prices have not yet been confirmed.)

Passenger Qualifications:

  1. Physically able to ingress/egress aircraft under own ability without assistance.
  2. Minors under age 12 must be accompanied by an adult.
  3. Weight limitations: 250 lb per passenger maximum due to aircraft loading restrictions.
  4. Mandatory passenger liability release.
  5. Details may be subject to change.

Times for flights maybe subject to change due to the extenuating circumstances such as weather, performers and airshow/aerobatic times, other delays, etc. The Stuart Air Show is not responsible for any delays or any changes in the schedules or changes made by the aircraft ride provider. It is recommended to purchase rides in advance, online to ensure a time and ride as rides and ride times are limited. Rides may sell out at the airshow.