Wounded Warrior Project to get cut of air show tickets
Air show ticket sales to aid veterans' group
Gabe Monzo, Arnold Palmer Regional Airport's executive director said on Saturday that $1 of each ticket sold for the Westmoreland County Air Show will be donated to the Wounded Warrior Project.
The show is scheduled for June 7 and 8 at the airport in Unity.
Monzo made the announcement during a three-ball pool tournament to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project in the Youngstown Volunteer Fire Department social hall.
A crowd of about 75,000 watched the Blue Angels, the Navy's precision jet team, during the two-day air show in 2012.
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