Wings of Freedom Tour 2014 - Collings Foundation B-17, B-24 and P-51 Aircraft Rides
Time: Friday, June 20, 2014 - 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Event Type: Special Event
Location: Museum of Flight
Two historic World War II B-17 and B-24 bombers and a rare, two-seat TP-51C Mustang fighter aircraft will be at The Museum of Flight from June 20–22 for ground tours and flight experiences. The aircraft are on the national “Wings of Freedom Tour” sponsored by the non-profit Collings Foundation. The Consolidated B-24J Liberator and dual control, two-seat Mustang are the sole remaining examples of their type flying in the world. The Boeing B-17 is one of only a dozen still flying. The general public will have the opportunity to visit, explore and learn more about these unique and rare treasures of aviation history.
The aircraft will be stationed at the Museum’s ramp on Boeing Field. Tours and rides are available Friday, June 20, from 2 to 5 p.m., June 21-22 weekend from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Flights are available on each airplane. For information on flight reservations and costs, call 978-562-9182 or visit http://www.collingsfoundation.org/cf_flightexperiences.htm