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Planes Of Fame’s Living History Event July 5th

Planes Of Fame’s Living History Event July 5th

The Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino, California is well known for holding one of its well known Living History Events for the general public every month. The topic for their event on July 5th will be the ‘Air War Over Vietnam’, featuring the Cessna L-19 Bird Dog. As usual, the event will feature a speaker panel of distinguished aviation experts, historians and veterans, followed by[Read More...]

New Exhibition to Explore the History of Friendship Between the Royal Air Force and the Royal Air Force of Oman

New Exhibition to Explore the History of Friendship Between the Royal Air Force and the Royal Air Force of Oman

PRESS RELEASE -Great Britain and Oman have enjoyed an enduring relationship for over 200 years that stretches back to a Treaty of Friendship in 1798. This broader relationship has been replicated in the close professional co-operation that has developed between the Royal Air Force and the Royal Air Force of Oman. It is a relationship that continues to develop into[Read More...]

PIMA AIR & SPACE Museum Offering FREE July 4TH Admission To Military Families

PIMA AIR & SPACE Museum Offering FREE July 4TH Admission To Military Families

Pima Air & Space Museum announces FREE admission for active military, their spouses and dependents this Independence Day (Fri., Jul.  4, 2014). The museum would like to salute the active military for their service during these extended tough financial times by offering FREE admission [during normal business hours 9 AM to 5 PM (last admission 4 PM)] for one day[Read More...]

Boeing P-26 Peashooter Heads To Duxford for Flying Legends

Boeing P-26 Peashooter Heads To Duxford for Flying Legends

The Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino, California is sending their Boeing P-26A Peashooter to England this July to take part in the Flying Legends air show over the weekend of July 12th/13th at Duxford, in Cambridgeshire. This ulra-rare fighter plane is one of only two originals in existence, and the only one flying. Interestingly, the Peashooter was the world’s[Read More...]

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Yankee Air Museum Signs Purchase Agreement for Part of Willow Run Bomber Plant

Yankee Air Museum Signs Purchase Agreement for Part of Willow Run Bomber Plant

Since the beginning, WarbirdsNews has been following, and helping promote the Yankee Air Museum’s epic quest to acquire for its new home a 150,00 square foot section of the original Willow Run B-24 bomber plant in Ypsilanti, Michigan. The museum was in a race against time to raise the US$8 Million required to close the purchase, restore the building, and prevent its[Read More...]