Public invited to fly-in breakfast

<p>A restored DC-3 will be on display to the public Saturday, Aug. 9, from 7 to 11 a.m. at Joseph State Airport. The event is the 4th Annual Wallowa County Fly-in Breakfast.</p>

JOSEPH – Sourdough pancakes and the opportunity to get physically close to a restored DC-3 are both on tap Saturday morning, Aug. 9, at Joseph State Airport.

The fourth annual Wallowa County Fly-in Breakfast, hosted by the Wallowa County Pilots Association and the Chief Joseph Flying Club, begins at 7 a.m. and also features free airplane rides to the first 25 people who sign up on-site. The event lasts until 11 a.m.

Breakfast, cooked and served at the airport, includes sourdough pancakes, eggs and sausage. The cost is $8 for adults and $5 for ages 12 and under.

There will also be hot, fresh, homemade cinnamon rolls for sale as well as hot coffee, water and milk.

In addition to the DC-3, airplanes on display will include a Twin Beech and a fully restored Stearman biplane along with many other single-engine airplanes.

Money raised Saturday morning will be used to promote safe General Aviation in Wallowa County. For more information, phone Bill Ables at 541-263-1327, or Tim Locke at 541-263-0470.

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