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PIERRE, S.D. (Dakota News Now) – United States Congressman Sam Graves (R-Missouri) will fly a vintage P-40 Warhawk during the Let Freedom Fly International Airshow later this month.

The airshow will take place on May 25-26 at the Pierre Regional Airport in Pierre.

The P-40 Warhawk comes from the Dakota Territory Air Museum in Minot, North Dakota.

Congressman Graves is serving his 12th term representing the people of Missouri’s Sixth Congressional District and isthe Chairman of the Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure in the U.S. House of Representatives.

United States Congressman Sam Graves (R-Missouri) will fly a vintage P-40 Warhawk during the Let Freedom Fly International Airshow later this month.(Let Freedom Fly International Airshow)

“Sam’s passion for aviation is unmatched, and his flying prowess is a testament to his commitment to preserving the legacy of our country’s aviation history,” said Jim Peitz, organizer of the airshow. “Having him fly the P-40 Warhawk in our show adds an extra layer of authenticity and reverence to our airshow.”

The Let Freedom Fly International Airshow attracts thousands of spectators, featuring aerial displays, vintage aircraft showcases, and family-friendly activities.

For more information about the Let Freedom Fly International Airshow, including ticketing and event details, visit lffairshow.com.

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