First Wing Jet Center (formerly Montgomery Aviation), the fixed base operator at Indianapolis Executive Airport in Zionsville, will host the 13th Annual Open House and Fly-In on Saturday, June 22. For this year\u2019s event, First Wing Jet Center has partnered with the Commemorative Air Force\u2019s Wings Over Indy event. This will bring new and exciting aircraft for both rides and display, as well as other unique aviation elements to the continually growing event. Additionally, the schedule has been expanded with a pancake breakfast starting at 7:30 a.m., family-friendly events and activities from 9:00 a.m. \u2013 3:00 p.m., and a new Hops \u2018n Props Veterans Dinner from 5-8:30 p.m. (21 and over). The event is FREE to attend. Some activities including food, airplane rides and the Hops \u2018n Props dinner are available for a nominal fee. (See schedule of events below) Photo courtesy of Jessica Strickland Photography \u201cWe\u2019re excited about the new partnership this year with Wings Over Indy and the Commemorative Air Force,\u201d said Sean White, VP and General Manager of First Wing Jet Center. \u201cThis collaboration will enhance the experience for attendees, bringing more aircraft and aviation activities to the event -- in addition to the family-friendly activities we\u2019ve always included.\u201d Proceeds from the event benefit Down Syndrome Indiana (DSI). Since 2006, First Wing\/Montgomery Aviation has raised more than $190,000 for DSI through the Open House and Fly-In. Proceeds from the Hops \u2018n Props event will benefit the Commemorative Air Force. \u201cWe look forward to hosting this event every year,\u201d White said. \u201cIt\u2019s important for our team to give back and make a positive impact on a great organization like DSI. We also enjoy sharing the excitement of aviation with the community. By opening our doors, we help our neighbors learn more about the airport and how it is a significant asset right in their backyard.\u201d Event Details: Date: Saturday, June 22 Time: 7:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Location: Indianapolis Executive Airport. 11329 East State Road 32, Zionsville, IN 46077 Schedule of Events\u00a0(subject to change): 7:30 AM \u2013 Pancake Breakfast ($5) 9:00 AM \u2013 Kids Zone, raffle, airplane rides and other activities open 10:15 AM \u2013 Magic Show 11:00 AM \u2013 Food trucks open 12:00 PM \u2013 Sun King Beer Garden open (21 and over) 12:00 PM \u2013 Helicopter candy drop 2:00 PM \u2013 Princess show 3:00 PM \u2013 Raffle drawing 3:00 PM \u2013 Kids Zone closes 4:00 PM \u2013 Airplane rides continue 5:00 PM \u2013 \u201cHops \u2018n Props\u201d dinner and Sun King Beer Garden (21 and over, tickets required) 8:30 PM \u2013 Event concludes Airplane rides may be purchased in advance or onsite on the day of the event. Rides are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Visit https:\/\/squareup.com\/store\/wings-over-indy-aircraft-rides\/ to purchase a ride. Tickets for Hops \u2018n Props may be purchased in advance or onsite on the day of the event. Visit http:\/\/www.wingsoverindy.com\/hops-n-props.html to purchase advance tickets. To learn more, visit www.firstwing.com\/flyin. Photo courtesy of Jessica Strickland Photography About Down Syndrome Indiana Down Syndrome Indiana is a not-for-profit organization serving the needs of individuals with Down syndrome and their families. DSI is supported by a dedicated board of directors, a modest staff\u00a0and\u00a0many dedicated\u00a0volunteers. The programs and services provided by Down Syndrome Indiana are supported\u00a0by individual and corporate donations combined with annual fund raisers and special events. About First Wing Jet Center First Wing Jet Center (formerly Montgomery Aviation, LLC) is the fixed based operator (FBO) at Indianapolis Executive Airport in Zionsville, as well as Frankfort Clinton County Airport in Frankfort, IN. First Wing Jet Center also operates a flight school, First Wing Flight, and an FAA registered maintenance shop and repair station. First Wing is owned and operated by Eagle Creek Aviation Services based at Eagle Creek Airport. Learn more at https:\/\/www.firstwing.com\/ or follow us on Facebook or Twitter at @IndyExec_FBO. About Indianapolis Executive Airport Perfectly positioned at the doorstep of Indianapolis\u2019s north side in the heart of Indiana\u2019s fastest-growing counties, Indianapolis Executive Airport serves as a transportation and economic gateway to the growing communities throughout Boone, Hamilton, and Northern Marion Counties. Supporting more than 1,000 jobs with an estimated economic impact exceeding $100M (Aviation Association of Indiana and Conexus Indiana, 2012), the Airport is Indiana\u2019s ninth busiest airport (33,940 annual operations; INDOT, 2017) and fifth busiest in terms of business flights (17.2 daily; FAA, 2016). The Airport is owned and operated by Hamilton County. About Commemorative Air Force The Commemorative Air Force (CAF), headquartered in Dallas, TX, was founded to acquire, restore and preserve flying military aircraft.\u00a0\u00a0 Obtaining a complete collection of combat aircraft which were flown by all military services of the United States, and selected aircraft of other nations, for the education and enjoyment of present and future generations of Americans. More than just a collection of airworthy warplanes from the past, the CAF's fleet of historic aircraft, known as the CAF Ghost Squadron, recreate, remind and reinforce the lessons learned from the defining moments in American military aviation history.