Commemorative Air Force

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Peoria Journal Star
Historic B-29 Superfortress in Peoria next weekbomber that carried out the atomic bomb missions that ended the war in the Paci
Historic B-29 Superfortress in Peoria next week
Peoria Journal Star / Posted yesterday
bomber that carried out the atomic bomb missions that ended the war in the Pacific, still flying. The plane is owned by the Commemorative Air Force and is part of the CAF's AirPower History tour which will land Wednesday in Peoria and last until... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Oshkosh Day 3: WomenVenture!, NTSB on Part 23, CAF UpdateTom Patton, and Earl Downs, this episode covers: Celebrating WomenVenture NTS
Oshkosh Day 3: WomenVenture!, NTSB on Part 23, CAF Update
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 days ago
Tom Patton, and Earl Downs, this episode covers: Celebrating WomenVenture NTSB Chairman Hart Talks Part 23 Commemorative Air Force An American Airbus Comprehensive Jack Pelton Interview, Part 3 Get Comprehensive, Real-Time, 24/7... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Oshkosh Day 3: WomenVenture!, NTSB on Part 23, CAF UpdateTom Patton, and Earl Downs, this episode covers: Celebrating WomenVenture NTS
Oshkosh Day 3: WomenVenture!, NTSB on Part 23, CAF Update
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 days ago
Tom Patton, and Earl Downs, this episode covers: Celebrating WomenVenture NTSB Chairman Hart Talks Part 23 Commemorative Air Force An American Airbus Mooney Update Comprehensive Jack Pelton Interview, Part 3 Get Comprehensive,... Read more
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Missoula Independent
A bombing run over Missoulaend up with the plane. In 2009, the Maid in the Shade once again took to the sk
A bombing run over Missoula
Missoula Independent / Posted 5 days ago
end up with the plane. In 2009, the Maid in the Shade once again took to the skies in the hands of the Arizona Wing of the Commemorative Air Force. The most noticeable thing as the plane prepares for takeoff is the noise, which is equivalent to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
WWII bomber plane visits Missoulaon board; now it’s extremely rare to have a vet on board," said B52 pilot Matt
WWII bomber plane visits Missoula
KECI Missoula / Posted 5 days ago
on board; now it’s extremely rare to have a vet on board," said B52 pilot Matt Quy. The plane is housed at the Arizona Commemorative Air Force Base. Missoula is one stop on its tour. "This aircraft actually left on a four-shift mission, of... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsSan Pablo, Camarillo. 388-9944 or www.wfvz.org. WORLD WAR II AVIATION MUSEUM O
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 8 days ago
San Pablo, Camarillo. 388-9944 or www.wfvz.org. WORLD WAR II AVIATION MUSEUM Ongoing. Southern California Wing of the Commemorative Air Force hangars featuring World War II aircraft. Flight demonstrations and cockpit viewings. Camarillo... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
SpaceX Launches and Lands, AirVenture Warbirds, Perlan 2only rides that will be available at AirVenture, and not all rides originate at
SpaceX Launches and Lands, AirVenture Warbirds, Perlan 2
The Aero-News Network / Posted 11 days ago
only rides that will be available at AirVenture, and not all rides originate at Wittman Regional Airport. This year, the Commemorative Air Force will show up with their P-51 Mustang, “Red Nose,” and their SB2C-5 Helldiver, “The Beast,” at Fond du... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
SpaceX Launches and Lands, AirVenture Warbirds, Perlan 2only rides that will be available at AirVenture, and not all rides originate at
SpaceX Launches and Lands, AirVenture Warbirds, Perlan 2
The Aero-News Network / Posted 11 days ago
only rides that will be available at AirVenture, and not all rides originate at Wittman Regional Airport. This year, the Commemorative Air Force will show up with their P-51 Mustang, “Red Nose,” and their SB2C-5 Helldiver, “The Beast,” at Fond du... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
It wasn't easy, but B-29 Doc takes to Wichita skiesflight will be busy at that airshow, which runs the last week of July, supporti
It wasn't easy, but B-29 Doc takes to Wichita skies
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
flight will be busy at that airshow, which runs the last week of July, supporting Fifi. Fifi, owned and operated by the Commemorative Air Force, was until Sunday the only flying B-29 in the world. Fifi pilots, including Tilghman, who is a... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Robins air show to include warbirds this yearwhat Americans and their allies can and have achieved when they are called to a
Robins air show to include warbirds this year
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 days ago
what Americans and their allies can and have achieved when they are called to action with a just cause," said Deloach. Commemorative Air Force will be flying World War II veteran airplanes: the P-51 Mustang, the Nakajima B5N and the F4U... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
B-29 Doc takes to Wichita skies after six decades of being groundedor were B-29 crew members. It also became the world's second airworthy B-29. T
B-29 Doc takes to Wichita skies after six decades of being grounded
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
or were B-29 crew members. It also became the world's second airworthy B-29. The other is Fifi, which is operated by the Commemorative Air Force. Boeing's Wichita plant churned out 1,644 of the airplanes during World War II. The B-29 is best... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA Reauthorized!, B-29 Doc Flies!, D.B. Cooper Caseloves recreational flight.” The B-29 known as ‘Doc’ took to the sky for the fir
FAA Reauthorized!, B-29 Doc Flies!, D.B. Cooper Case
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 days ago
loves recreational flight.” The B-29 known as ‘Doc’ took to the sky for the first time since 1956. Doc now joins with the Commemorative Air Force B-29, FIFI, as a living and flying memorial to our heroes from World War II. The airplane, which was... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA Reauthorized!, B-29 Doc Flies!, D.B. Cooper Caseloves recreational flight.” The B-29 known as ‘Doc’ took to the sky for the fir
FAA Reauthorized!, B-29 Doc Flies!, D.B. Cooper Case
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 days ago
loves recreational flight.” The B-29 known as ‘Doc’ took to the sky for the first time since 1956. Doc now joins with the Commemorative Air Force B-29, FIFI, as a living and flying memorial to our heroes from World War II. The airplane, which was... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
B-29 Superfortress Coming to SPI Aug. 10The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) AirPower History tour is bringing their iconi
B-29 Superfortress Coming to SPI Aug. 10
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) AirPower History tour is bringing their iconic Boeing B-29 Superfortress bomber, FIFI, to Abraham Lincoln Capital Airport Aug. 10-14. “FIFI” will be accompanied by several World War II aircraft including a P-51... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Doc Makes His First Flightweight counts, a lot heavier! The B-29 known as ‘Doc’ took to the sky for the f
Doc Makes His First Flight
The Aero-News Network / Posted 13 days ago
weight counts, a lot heavier! The B-29 known as ‘Doc’ took to the sky for the first time since 1956. Doc now joins with the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) B-29, FIFI, as a living and flying memorial to our heroes from World War II. Doc is one of... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Ride In A Warbird At AirVenturerides in several historic aircraft. The most obvious will be EAA’s Ford Tri-mot
Ride In A Warbird At AirVenture
The Aero-News Network / Posted 16 days ago
rides in several historic aircraft. The most obvious will be EAA’s Ford Tri-motor and Bell-47 helicopters. This year, the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) is also going to be there with a couple of historic airplanes to provide some very special... Read more
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ajc.com
Close to home for July 16Jam. mableton.org, SweetwaterMission.org. Mighty Eighth veterans in Peachtree
Close to home for July 16
ajc.com / Posted 16 days ago
Jam. mableton.org, SweetwaterMission.org. Mighty Eighth veterans in Peachtree City Military aviation history by the Commemorative Air Force Dixie Wing. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. today and monthly to Nov. 19. $10. Dixie Wing Headquarters and Museum,... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsSan Pablo, Camarillo. 388-9944 or www.wfvz.org. WORLD WAR II AVIATION MUSEUM O
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 16 days ago
San Pablo, Camarillo. 388-9944 or www.wfvz.org. WORLD WAR II AVIATION MUSEUM Ongoing. Southern California Wing of the Commemorative Air Force hangars featuring World War II aircraft. Flight demonstrations and cockpit viewings. Camarillo... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
P-51 Mustang, SB2C Helldiver Rides Available at EAA AirVentureThe Commemorative Air Force (CAF) will fly its P-51 Mustang, “Red Nose,” and SB
P-51 Mustang, SB2C Helldiver Rides Available at EAA AirVenture
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 17 days ago
The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) will fly its P-51 Mustang, “Red Nose,” and SB2C-5 Helldiver, “The Beast,” to Fond du Lac airport (KFLD) as part of the 2016 Experimental Aviation Association (EAA) AirVenture at Oshkosh, Wis., from Monday July, 25... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Here's your chance to ride in a WWII P-51 Mustang in Tuskegeesecond annual Tuskegee Airmen Legacy Open House on Saturday could have the oppo
Here's your chance to ride in a WWII P-51 Mustang in Tuskegee
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
second annual Tuskegee Airmen Legacy Open House on Saturday could have the opportunity to fly in a WWII fighter plane. The Commemorative Air Force Dixie Wing, based out of Peachtree City, Georgia, plans to bring "Red Nose", a P-51 Mustang, to... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Marine veteran, 94, takes nostalgic plane ride in Corpus ChristiInternational Airport, he told Cargile about taking one more ride in a plane he
Marine veteran, 94, takes nostalgic plane ride in Corpus Christi
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 22 days ago
International Airport, he told Cargile about taking one more ride in a plane he knew so well. The plane was donated to the Commemorative Air Force by the Ed Rachal Foundation. Six of Cargile's seven children and several grandchildren made the trip... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Legend Aeroserve Hosts Commemorative Air Force TourAvfuel-branded FBO Legend AeroServe will share aviation history with its commun
Legend Aeroserve Hosts Commemorative Air Force Tour
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 23 days ago
Avfuel-branded FBO Legend AeroServe will share aviation history with its community as it hosts the Commemorative Air Force during its fly-in as a stop on the organization’s AirPower History Tour from Aug. 22 – 24. The CAF will bring its iconic... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Fleming Field tenants shocked by theft charges against former airport managerat the airport. MAC placed Burke on paid leave from his position following the
Fleming Field tenants shocked by theft charges against former airport manager
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 23 days ago
at the airport. MAC placed Burke on paid leave from his position following the charges brought against him. Jim Lauria, Commemorative Air Force Minnesota Wing executive officer, said his office was one of those that chipped in to save Burke's... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
CAF Atlanta Warbird Weekend To Host AVG Flying Tigers 75th Anniversarycelebrate the third annual Atlanta Warbird Weekend. The event at the Chamblee,
CAF Atlanta Warbird Weekend To Host AVG Flying Tigers 75th Anniversary
The Aero-News Network / Posted 27 days ago
celebrate the third annual Atlanta Warbird Weekend. The event at the Chamblee, GA airport is a community effort led by the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Dixie Wing, the Georgia Chapter of the world’s largest WWII flying collection. This year’s... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
South Bend Mayor to Partake in TourAtlantic Aviation at South Bend International Airport (SBN) has invited Mayor P
South Bend Mayor to Partake in Tour
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 29 days ago
Atlantic Aviation at South Bend International Airport (SBN) has invited Mayor Pete to take part in the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) AirPower History Tour with a ride in the B-29 Superfortress FiFi on July 3, at 10:30 a.m. The CAF AirPower History... Read more
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Ventura County Reporter
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - HappeningsSan Pablo, Camarillo. 388-9944 or www.wfvz.org. WORLD WAR II AVIATION MUSEUM O
Ventura County Reporter - Picks of the Week - Happenings
Ventura County Reporter / Posted 30 days ago
San Pablo, Camarillo. 388-9944 or www.wfvz.org. WORLD WAR II AVIATION MUSEUM Ongoing. Southern California Wing of the Commemorative Air Force hangars featuring World War II aircraft. Flight demonstrations and cockpit viewings. Camarillo... Read more

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