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McKinney Air Center open house and fly-in June 28
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Jun 28, 2014
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McKinney -- Join the McKinney Air Center for a tour of the new renovated facility. Bring the family out for hotdogs and the fly-in! The event is free and open to the public on Saturday, June 28 from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Discounted Discovery flights will be offered by Monarch Air at the event.

Various aircraft will be on display as visitors tour the renovated facility.

This free event will be hosted by McKinney National Airport (TKI), a general aviation reliever airport located in McKinney, Texas. The airport is the North Texas airport of choice for business and personal aviation transportation with convenient access to surrounding cities in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex.

McKinney National Airport offers full service for corporate fleets and general aviation. In 2012, $70 million in upgrades included the completion of a new, longer and wider runway with more weight-bearing capacity, a state-of-the-art air traffic control and managed perimeter access control. Visit www.flytki.com to learn more.

McKinney Air Center is located at 1500 E. Industrial Blvd. in McKinney, Texas.

About McKinney Air Center

McKinney Air Center is the fixed-base operator (FBO) for McKinney National Airport, located in McKinney, Texas. McKinney Air Center is ranked the No. 1 FBO in the U.S. by fltplan.com as part of the Pilot’s Choice Awards. The FBO offers the full range of amenities in a customer-focused, welcoming atmosphere. The renovated and upgraded facilities offer the technology and comfort customers expect. To learn more visit www.mckinneyaircenter.com.

About Monarch Air

Monarch Air was established in 1986 by the Sawtelle family. Monarch Air is a premier aviation service facility offering a wide array of services: aircraft charter and management, sales and acquisitions, turbine and piston maintenance, flight instruction and aircraft rental. Monarch Air provides the highest quality service for all aviation needs in North Texas and operates 7 days a week. To learn more visit www.monarchair.com

About First Flight

First Flight owns, operates, and maintains an air ambulance service that serves a number of communities in Texas. It is developing markets in North and East Texas, which will improve health care availability and access for its emergent and non-emergent patients by swiftly and safely transferring patients to facilities able to provide higher level of care. To learn more visit www.firstflight.us