1-2-3 PULL! That’s what was heard throughout the day Saturday at Dulles International Airport as teams of 25 competed in the 21st annual Dulles Day Plane Pull, a fundraiser for Special Olympics Virginia.
Sept. 14, 2013 A team from Shirley Contracting participates in the main event at the Dulles Day Festival and Plane Pull at Dulles International Airport. Founded in 1993, the event is the Special Olympics Virginia's "heaviest" fundraiser, pitting teams of 25 against one another to see which one can pull a 164,000 pound Airbus airliner 12 feet in the shortest amount of time. Jahi Chikwendiu/The Washington Post Buy Photo