Boeing to be presenting sponsor of
2016 Spirit of St. Louis Air Show & STEM Expo
ST. LOUIS, July 29, 2015 – The Boeing Company will be the presenting sponsor of the 2016 Spirit of St. Louis Air Show and STEM Expo in honor of the company’s 100th anniversary next year.
The Spirit of St. Louis Air Show & STEM Expo will be held on May 14-15, 2016, and will be headlined by performances by the U.S. Navy Blue Angels flight demonstration squadron, flying the St. Louis-built Boeing F/A-18 Hornet, and many other flight performances and static-aircraft displays.
The event’s popular STEM Expo highlights the science, technology, engineering and math initiatives of academic, business and not-for-profit institutions in the St. Louis area and inspires youth to pursue these important areas.
Navy Blue Angels to return to St. Louis for the 2016 Spirit of St. Louis Air Show
ST. LOUIS, Dec. 9, 2014 – The Blue Angels, the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, will return to St. Louis on May 14-15, 2016, the team announced this morning.
The Blue Angels performances will headline the Spirit of St. Louis Air Show & STEM Expo to be held at Spirit of St. Louis Airport in Chesterfield.
“The event in 2014 was a phenomenal success for the community and for STEM education in the region,” said John Bales, president of the Spirit of St. Louis Air Show committee and Spirit of St. Louis Airport director. “We are excited to welcome the U.S. Navy Blue Angels back to St. Louis, and are incredibly excited for St. Louis to be able to once again experience the breath-taking, inspirational experience the Blue Angels deliver whenever they perform.”