NAS Oceana Air Show

posted Sep 29, 2014, 6:11 AM by Richard Qualls   [ updated Sep 29, 2014, 6:18 AM ]
The 2014 NAS Oceana Air Show was held on 20-21 Sept.  This year the men and women of Naval Station Oceana were proud to announce their partnership with the Navy Wounded Warrior/Safe Harbor program. These programs coordinate the non-medical care of seriously wounded, ill and injured Sailors and Coast Guardsmen, to provide resources and support to their families. 

Coastal Composite Squadron was present with a static display of CAP’s Cessna 206.

Statistics of the Cessna 206:

  • Length: 28 ft. 3 in.
  • Wingspan: 36 ft,
  • Empty Weight: 2,176 lbs.
  • Max. Takeoff Weight: 3,600 lbs.
  • Maximum Speed: 174 mph at sea level
  • Range: 840 mils
  • Service Ceiling: 15,700 ft. 

There were also exhibits featuring Emergency Services, Aerospace Education using workable hovercrafts and Drug Reduction teaching featuring ‘foggy goggles’.

Members from Southside Composite Squadron and Langley Composite Squadron also helped.

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