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Photo slideshow: Cracker Fly-In shows off aces of the wild blue yonder
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A family watches as a plane taxies down the runway Saturday during the Cracker Fly-In at Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville. - photo by David Barnes

The annual Cracker Fly-In at Lee Gilmer Memorial Airport in Gainesville offered a tarmac full of delights to tempt aviation enthusiasts.

In addition to displays of vintage aircraft from several eras of flight, visitors could take rides in a helicopter or plane, including a P51 Mustang World War II-era fighter plane. Pilots gave demonstrations and offered information about their craft.

The event is organized by chapter 611 of the Experimental Aircraft Association. For more, visit www.crackerflyin.com.

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