40th Annual Air Race Classic taking place Tuesday at Midland Airpark

40th Annual Air Race Classic taking place Tuesday at Midland Airpark
Map of the Air Race Classic (Source: AirRaceClassic.org)

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - Women take flight in the 40th Annual Air Race Classic at the Midland Airpark on Tuesday.

There will be 50 teams consisting of 118 women participating in the event.

They will race in airplanes in high speed flybys over a timing line.

The race begins in Prescott, Arizona, and will end at Daytona Beach, FL.

Midland is the second stop in the four-day race.

Racers may land before going on to the next stop and may even stay overnight.

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