July 22, 2016
Contact: Piedmont Corporate Communications
Meet and greet legendary stunt pilot Gene Soucy and wing walker Teresa Stokes
What: Piedmont Airlines is sponsoring Hall of Fame stunt pilot Gene Soucy and wing walker Teresa Stokes at the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh airshow in Oshkosh, Wis., July 25 - 31, 2016. The pair will be available for autographs throughout the week at Piedmont Airlines’ booth C3.
7/25 Monday: 1 - 2 p.m.
7/26 Tuesday: 11 a.m. - noon and 3 - 4 p.m.
7/27 Wednesday: 1- 2 p.m.
7/28 Thursday: 11 a.m. - noon and 3 - 4 p.m.
7/29 Friday: 11 a.m. - noon and 3 - 4 p.m.
7/30 Saturday: 2 - 3 p.m.
7/31 Sunday: Noon - 1 p.m.
Where: EAA AirVenture Oshkosh
Oshkosh, Wis. Piedmont Airlines booth- C3
Background: Gene Soucy is a World Champion stunt pilot who has been flying professionally for 48 years. Nicknamed “Mr. Airshow,” Soucy spent 25 years with the famous Eagles and Red Devils Aerobatic Teams. Teresa Stokes has been wing-walking on Soucy’s aircraft “Showcat” for nearly two decades and together they have performed in every major airshow in North America.
Media Instructions: Please check-in at the Piedmont Airlines booth C3 on the day of the event for additional details.
About Piedmont Airlines
Piedmont Airlines, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary of American Airlines Group, Inc. and is headquartered in Salisbury, Maryland. Piedmont employs 7,000 aviation professionals across the United States. Piedmont operates a growing fleet of Embraer 145 regional jets and Bombardier DHC-8 turbo prop aircraft on nearly 300 flights per day to 53 cities. The Piedmont Airlines Ground Handling team can be found in 80 airports across the United States. In 2016, Piedmont will add 300 customer service jobs in Charlotte, NC and expand its maintenance facilities to include a new base and 40 jobs in Richmond, Va.
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