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Annual fly-in, sweet corn, brat feed set at Glencoe Airport

Glencoe Chapter 92 of the Experimental Aircraft Association, known as the South Central Minnesota Flyers, will have its annual sweet corn and bratwurst feed and fly-in on Saturday, Sept. 3, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., at teh Glencoe Municipal Airport (Vernon Pershau Field).
A sweet corn and bratwurst meal will be served with all the trimmings. Discounted tickets are available in advance; young children eat free.
There will be a drawing for free plane rides. This is an opportunity to see many colorful, exotic, experimental, military and working type aircraft up close. Many of these aircraft and helicopters have been builty from kits or solely from plans. Attendees can talk to and ask questions of the aircrafts’ owners, many of whom have built their own airplanes and flown them into the fly-in. There will be aircraft from the new Federal Aviation Adminsitration category Light Sport Aircraft, as well as ultralight aircraft (no pilot’s license required) and helicopters. World War II military aircraft also will be in attendance.
New this year are free Young Eagle (children ages 8 to 17) rides from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m.
Glencoe Municipal Airport is located two miles east of Glencoe and one mile south of Highway 212 on Dairy Avenue (Mcleod County Road 1).
Anyone with questions may contact chapter representative Stuart Selchow at 320-238-2376 or 320-583-8367, or by email at stuart.selchow@gmail.com.