The world’s longest-running air races is heading into its 52nd year at the Reno Stead Airport this weekend. The National Championship Air Races run Thursday, September 16 through Monday, September 20.
Spectators have a variety of races and events to choose from, including Tora, Tora, Tora, a re-creation of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Read Eagles Formation Team, Wings of Blue USAF Academy Jump Team, and Heritage Flights of both the F51 Mustang and the F16 among much more. Races begin at 8:00 a.m. daily and end around 4:30.
You can also check out the aviation displays and take photos with beautifully restored aircraft.
Tickets can be purchased at The Air Races website or at the Reno Stead Airport on the day you attend.