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Annual Colfax Fly-In sees over 200 guests

WWII planes, experimental craft and more fly into Colfax

COLFAX - The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) 328 hosted its 8th annual Colfax Fly-In and Pancake Breakfast on Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Port of Whitman Business Air Center, Airport Access Road.

Coordinator Barney Buckley said that the fly-in was a success. "Over 220 people enjoyed breakfast," he said, adding that 45 airplanes were on the field.

Buckley said children in attendance received a foam glider from the Port of Whitman and a balsa wood plane from EAA 328.

Buckley said that Pilot Jon Ball flew a Widgeon, powered by its original Ranger engines, from the Yakima area, receiving bo...


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