The Kenai Peninsula Air Fair Planning Committee for the Cities of Kenai and Soldotna would like to thank all the volunteers, sponsors and businesses who generously contributed to make our event very popular and successful.
Thirty-two pilots and friends participated in the peninsula wide poker run. First place was won by Nikki Kinne of Fairbanks, second place went to Randy Olefelein Sr. from Anchorage, and third place went to Henry Knackstedt from Kenai. A total of 20 poker prizes were handed out. Prize sponsors who generously contributed: Cities of Kenai and Soldotna, Alaska Sea-Kayakers, Alaska West Air, Alaska Railroad, Barnstormer Aviation, Burger Bus, Chugach Outdoor Center, Dan’s TV & Appliance, Diamond M Ranch Resort, Grant Aviation, Home Depot, Ken’s Alaskan Tackle, Metal Magic, Nenana Raft Adventures, RAVN, SBS, Sportsman’s Warehouse, Trinity Greenhouse, Walmart, and Wayward Winds Studio.
Special thank you to Hobo Jim, Alaska Aviation Museum, Col. Mike Hunt and the Alaska Wing Commemorative Air Force and our financial sponsors Crowley Fuel, Alaska Airmen’s Association, Beacon Occupational Health & Safety, Peninsula Aero Tech, and Wince-Corthell-Bryson. Without you this event just would not be possible.
Thank you to the local EAA Chapter, American Legion Post 20, Airgas, Challenger Learning Center, Copper River Seafood, Jumping Junction, Kenai Fire Department, Kenai Senior Center, Kenai Flight Service Station, Kenai Football Team, Kenai Visitors & Convention Center, and Missionary Aviation Repair Center (MARC) for your donations, time, and work.
Mother Nature again provided us a great day for aviation on the Peninsula.
Save the date of June 13, 2015 for the 15th Kenai Peninsula Air Fair!
KPAF Committee Members
Mary Bondurant and Erica Shinn, Kenai Municipal Airport
Kyle Kornelis and Scott Sundberg, Soldotna Airport