Tour of the C-5 Aircraft

CHICOPEE, Mass. (Mass Appeal) – Westover ARB is the nation’s largest Air Force Reserve base, and is home to the Air Force’s largest cargo aircraft, the C-5 Galaxy. SMSgt. Patrick Connor, Maintenance Flight Chief told us about how they maintain these planes and took us on a tour.

The Great New England Air Show

MAY 16TH & 17TH
Gates Open: 8:30AM
Show Starts: 10AM

Admission and parking are FREE

Performers:
Blue Angels
Canadian Snowbirds
Golden Knights
CF18 Demo
C-5 Galaxy
F-22 Raptor
GEICO Skytypers
Team Oracle
Rob Holland Ultimate Airshows

For more information visit GreatNewEnglandAirShow.com

HEAR INTERVIEWS WITH:
Lt. Col. Dave Smith – Air Show Director
Maj. Matthew Podkowka, Air Boss, Westover
Sean Tucker, Young Eagles Chairman
Col. Al Lupenski – Wing Commander for the 439th Airlift Wing
Sponsor: Mr. Wagner – Chicopee Savings Bank Charitable Foundation
Sponsor: Law Office of Mark E. Salomone
MSgt. Andrew Biscoe/Superintendant of Public Affairs at Westover

22News has Full Coverage leading up to and during the Great New England Air Show on May 16th & 17th. The 22News Storm Team will also have the Latest Forecast and Weather Conditions. Make sure to stay tuned on-air and on WWLP.com.

If you’re planning on attending the air show, send us your photos to Reportit@wwlp.com.

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