American Fighter Aces Symposium, Sponsored by the NW Chapter of the Friends of American Fighter Aces
Time: Saturday, June 29, 2013 - 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Event Type: Public Program
Location: William M. Allen Theater
The Museum of Flight is home to the American Fighter Aces Association, founded to recognize the 1,442 combat pilots that have received the special designation of “ace.” Join us for this panel of aces and combat pilots who will share their remarkable stories of heroism. To find out more about the American Fighter Aces Association, please visit their website linked below.
Our featured Ace for this symposium is Colonel Dean Caswell, who flew USMC Corsairs in the Pacific during World War II. Caswell will be joined by several other Corsair pilots from the Pacific theater (names to be announced once they are confirmed). Come hear their stories of heroism and meet with them after the program!
This program is included with Museum admission and is Free for members of the Museum of Flight.