Aviation, Airports, Airlines

Airports and Airlines
(on this site)

Avian Balloon Corporation
(509) 928-6847, or 926-1368
Spokane Valley, WA
Hot Air Balloon Rides
This business started in 1974.  Owner Forey Walter, weaves baskets, builds burner systems, and sews balloon envelopes. 
Prices:  Flights:  $200/person for a two-and-a-half to three-hour ride.  Balloons can fly when the weather is good from the latter part of June, when the weather finally settles down, until mid-October.  

Fairchild Air Force Base Air Show
(Sponsored nearly every Summer)
See the Spokane Cares Event Calendar
(July 29, 2017)
Location:  Fairchild AFB

Honor Point Military and Aerospace Museum
Location:  Felts Field
6105 E. Rutter Ave.
Spokane, WA  99212
(509) 244-0244
Email:  rothswla@comcast.net
Open:  Thursdays through Sundays from 10 am to 2 pm at Felts Field.
Admission:  $7 for adults, $5 for seniors, active or retired military and students age 11 and older.  Children 10 and under are free.
See Fairchild's military history in a collection of uniforms, vintage aircraft, a Jeep, historic photos, and other memorabilia.  In addition to the Air Force, other branches of the military are also represented in the displays. In addition, items from the former Fort George Wright in northwest Spokane, Nazi memorabilia and military weapons.  Vintage Stearman and Piper Cub aircraft belonging to a former commercial airline pilot are on display. 

Northwest Flight School
Spokane International Airport
8125 W. Pilot Drive
Spokane, WA  99224
(509) 458-2359
email:  info@northwestflightschool.com 
Flight school and aircraft rental facility.