For the 7th consecutive year, the Hays Regional Airport will present the Great Planes on the Great Plains Fly-In from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, June 3. This year, one of the most famous bombers of World War II, the B-17 Flying Fortress “Sentimental Journey” will be at the Hays Regional Airport from May 30 through June 4, 2017 and available for rides (for a fee) daily during the Commemorative Air Force visit to Hays.
In addition, the renowned WWII fighter, the P-51 Mustang, will be at the Hays Regional Airport on June 3 and 4. Rides will be available daily on June 3 and 4.
The public is invited to come out and see local aircraft, helicopters, RC aircraft, car shows and enjoy a horseshoe and sand volleyball competition. Admission is free.