WMGK 102.9 to Air FatherFest Spots and Offer Tickets

The Philadelphia classic rock station, WMGK 102.9, will air 30-second and 15-second FatherFest ads at various times throughout the day and evening Thursday, June 15, through Saturday, June 17. So, keep your radio tuned to this awesome station! And tell your friends to listen, too!

Also, enter to win a pair of tickets to FatherFest on the WMGK website through Thursday, June 15.

Very, very cool!


PA National Guard Brings UH-60 to FatherFest

The Pennsylvania National Guard based in Fort Indiantown Gap, PA, will fly a UH-60 Black Hawk to West Chester’s American Helicopter Museum and Education Center (AHMEC) on Sunday, June 18. The medevac helicopter will be open to the public during AHMEC’s FatherFest from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m.

The impressive Black Hawk provides air assault, general support, aeromedical evacuation, command and control and special operations support to combat and stability and support operations. It is a utility tactical transport helicopter that replaces the UH-1 "Huey."


Boeing Celebrates Milestone at AHMEC

The Boeing Company of Ridley Park, PA, celebrated its 100th anniversary on Saturday, October 15. The helicopter giant chose the American Helicopter Museum for its company-wide affair.

Employees enjoyed food, helicopter rides, a balloon bouncy house and a drone show. They also participated in the maiden voyage of AHMEC's new Cobra Flight Simulator.


National Grandparents Day

Come and share our National Grandparents Day Celebration this Sunday, September 11, from 12 -2pm.

We'll have helicopter rides that begin at 12:30 and cost $60 per person, a cool science station for fun experiments and a Make your Grandparents a Card table.

We will premiere a brand new book written by Linda Milanese Kerschner and illustrated by her mother, Jacqueline Milanese, that tells an exciting adventure of some of our copters entitled, Cheerful Chopper to the Rescue. Kerschner will sign the book, as well as host readings throughout the day.