Wings of Freedom Tour lands at Frontiers of Flight Museum
Visitors to the Frontiers of Flight Museum at 6911 Lemmon Ave., will see vintage WWII aircraft at the Collings Foundation’s Wings of Freedom Tour, Wednesday through Sunday.
Aviation enthusiasts of all ages will be “flying high” when they see the Boeing B-17 “Flying Fortress” Nine-O-Nine Heavy Bomber, the Consolidated B-24J “Liberator” Witchcraft, and the B-25J “Mitchell” Tondelayo. The B-17 is one of only 10 in flying condition in the United States, and the B-24J is the sole remaining example of its type flying in the world.
Adventurous fans can also take a 25-to-30-minute flight aboard the B-17, B-24J, or B-25 for $400-$450 per person. TF-51D flights are $2,200 for a half-hour and $3,200 for a full hour. Flights can be booked at (800) 568-8924.
Admission is $12 for adults and $7 for children under 12. For more information visit www.flightmuseum.