U.S. Air Force Major Joe "Rifle" Shetterly, of Kansas City, steps into his RV-8 sport airplane before performing for spectators on Saturday during the Celebrate Neosho Air Show at Neosho's Hugh Robinson Airport. Shetterly has served two tours of duty as a pilot in Afghanistan and is a former A-10 ndemo pilot. The day-long event featured carnival rides, vendors, helicopter rides, tandem sky diving and more. The excitement was capped off by a large airshow and fireworks display. As many as 5,000 spectators were expected to attend the fourth annual event.
Globe | Laurie Sisk