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Wings of Freedom 2017

Date

Jul 21, 2017 to Jul 23, 2017
02:00 PM until 05:00 PM

Description

Wings of Freedom 2017
Participating in the Collings Foundation’s WINGS OF FREEDOM TOUR, the B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine O Nine," Consolidated B-24 Liberator “Witchcraft,” B-25 Mitchell "Tondelayo" bombers and TF51D Mustang "Toulouse Nuts" fighter, will fly into Eppley Airfield in Omaha, NE for a visit from July 21 to July 23. This is a rare opportunity to visit, explore, and learn more about these unique and rare treasures of aviation history. The B-17 is one of only 8 in flying condition in the United States, the B-24J is the sole remaining example of its type flying in the World. The B-25 is best known for being used in the daring Doolittle raid. The P-51 Mustang was just awarded Grand Champion for restoration at EAA Oshkosh AirVenture. Visitors may also experience the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take a 30-minute flight aboard these rare aircraft. Flights on either the B-17 or B-24 are $450 per person. Get some “stick time” in the world’s greatest fighter! P-51 flight training is $2,200 for a half hour and $3,200 for a full hour. B-25 flights are $400 per person. For reservations and information on flight experiences call 800-568-8924.

Cost $Visitors are invited to explore the aircraft inside and out - 15 for adults and
Location

TAC Air/Eppley Airfield
3737 Orville Plaza.
Omaha, NE
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Additional Information

For more information:

collingsfoundation.org

Telephone: 800-568-8924
Contact name: Hunter Chaney

Website: http://www.collingsfoundation.org

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