It’s no secret that Oklahoma City’s central location is one of the many advantages of living here, especially during vacation season.
As one of the state’s biggest employment generators, Oklahoma City and the aviation and aerospace defense industry go hand in hand.
Oklahoma City’s impact on aviation is nothing new – in fact, the industry is embedded in our DNA. Less than 20 years after Oklahoma City was settled during the Land Run of 1889, pioneering individuals were pushing the boundaries of aviation and bringing what was then a new form of transportation to the Sooner State.
You know now how important aviation is in Oklahoma City in both the past and present, so why not experience more for yourself?
With the recent American Airlines announcement that non-stop service to Miami from OKC begins later this year, 24 destination cities now have such flights.
The free, family-friendly event will be highlighted by the Blue Angels' first appearance at the show since 2007.
Throughout the decades of Tinker's history, countless people have contributed to the success of the base.