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Press Release: Aviation comes alive at our brand new STEAM World and our improved Fun Zone!

Press Release: Aviation comes alive at our brand new STEAM World and our improved Fun Zone!

As event organizers move forward with plans for the 30th anniversary of the Stuart Air Show, the mission of the organization is more relevant now than ever before: Celebrating aviation by honoring its past and inspiring its future.

30th Anniversary Retrospective with George Stokus

30th Anniversary Retrospective with George Stokus

We are continuing our 30th Anniversary Retrospective by talking with George Stokus, Assistant County Administrator at Martin County Board of County Commissioners. George was also the Airport Manager at Witham Field from 2010 - 2017.

30th Anniversary Retrospective with Troy McDonald

30th Anniversary Retrospective with Troy McDonald

As we kick off our first week of our 30th anniversary retrospective, we start with Troy McDonald. Troy was the GM of Aviation Center, in 1996 during the time the Council on Aging ran the show. Today we ask him to share with us his favorite air show memory.

30 Year Retrospective: Mohawks and Witham Field circa the 1970s

30 Year Retrospective: Mohawks and Witham Field circa the 1970s

While we begin to explore the Stuart Air Show’s history over the past three decades to celebrate our 30th Anniversary, we want to start by learning more about aviation in our community. We decided to share a little bit about our town’s history with the US Army Grumman OV-1 Mohawk.