Photos: Taking flight in Hixson

Photos: Taking flight in Hixson

April 21st, 2014 by Doug Strickland in Local Regional News

A U.S. Army Huey helicopter, right, and Cobra helicopter wait near the landing strip Sunday at the Dallas Bay Skypark in Hixson where the Museum of Flight offered the public rides in the helicopters.

Photo by Doug Strickland/Times Free Press.

George Geiger, left, and Ed Clark, right, secure the seat belts of Doug and Patty Kilgore and other passengers Sunday before they take a ride in a Huey helicopter at the Dallas Bay Skypark in Hixson. The Museum of Flight offered the public rides in U.S. Army Huey and Cobra helicopters.

Photo by Doug Strickland/Times Free Press.

Bill Farwig kneels and secures his hat as a Huey helicopter takes off Sunday from the Dallas Bay Skypark in Hixson.

Photo by Doug Strickland/Times Free Press.