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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 8 hours 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 yesterday
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 MidWeek
B-17 bomber arrives at DeKalb-Taylor Municipal Airport12,000 that were originally manufactured for combat, that can still be flown, a
B-17 bomber arrives at DeKalb-Taylor Municipal Airport
The MidWeek / Posted 2 days ago
12,000 that were originally manufactured for combat, that can still be flown, according to a news release from nonprofit Commemorative Air Force Airbase Arizona. The aircraft is in DeKalb as part of The Flying Legends of Victory Tour hosted by... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Atlanta Warbird Weekend to Host AVG Flying Tigers 75th Anniversarythe third annual Atlanta Warbird Weekend. The event at the Chamblee, Ga., airpo
Atlanta Warbird Weekend to Host AVG Flying Tigers 75th Anniversary
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
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
World War II planes arrive in South Bendcurrently the only flying B-29 in the world, after it arrived at South Bend Reg
World War II planes arrive in South Bend
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
currently the only flying B-29 in the world, after it arrived at South Bend Regional Airport Monday in preparation for the Commemorative Air Force Tour this week. Also pictured in the cockpit of the plane. In all, six World War II planes will be... Read more
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Ventura County Star
No injuries reported in World War II airplanes “mishaps”during landing, while another blew a tire upon take off at the Camarillo Airpor
No injuries reported in World War II airplanes “mishaps”
Ventura County Star / Posted 4 days ago
during landing, while another blew a tire upon take off at the Camarillo Airport Sunday morning. Officials from the Commemorative Air Force SoCal Wing Museum said one of the Fairchild PT-19 air craft sustained minimal damage to its nose... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
B-17 bomber scheduled to arrive at DeKalb-Taylor Municipal Airport12,000 that originally were manufactured for combat, that can still be flown, a
B-17 bomber scheduled to arrive at DeKalb-Taylor Municipal Airport
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
12,000 that originally were manufactured for combat, that can still be flown, according to a news release from nonprofit Commemorative Air Force Airbase Arizona. The aircraft will be in DeKalb as part of The Flying Legends of Victory Tour hosted... 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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Southside Sentinel
Fly in a vintage PT-19Over the Beach” at Virginia Beach for seven years. He also is a “check pilot” o
Fly in a vintage PT-19
Southside Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
Over the Beach” at Virginia Beach for seven years. He also is a “check pilot” of several World War II type aircraft for the Commemorative Air Force. Of the 7,800 PT-19s built, only 98 are left. Kuhnert’s plane underwent an 11-year restoration... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Mono County Deputies Investigate Homicide in ChalfantMaintain WWII Aircraft and Inspire Future Fliers They are just one group in th
Mono County Deputies Investigate Homicide in Chalfant
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
Maintain WWII Aircraft and Inspire Future Fliers They are just one group in the international organization known as the Commemorative Air Force and the members of the High Sierra Squadron at the Reno-Stead Airport have several aircraft deeply... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Mono County Deputies Investigate Homicide in ChalfantMaintain WWII Aircraft and Inspire Future Fliers They are just one group in th
Mono County Deputies Investigate Homicide in Chalfant
KTVN Reno / Posted 11 days ago
Maintain WWII Aircraft and Inspire Future Fliers They are just one group in the international organization known as the Commemorative Air Force and the members of the High Sierra Squadron at the Reno-Stead Airport have several aircraft deeply... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Tribute to Tuskegee Airmen a Must See July 14 and 16is a partnership between the Alabama Air National Guard 187th Fighter Wing, the
Tribute to Tuskegee Airmen a Must See July 14 and 16
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
is a partnership between the Alabama Air National Guard 187th Fighter Wing, the US Air Force Recruiting Service, the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron, Golden Eagle Aviation, the National Park Service and the Legacy Flight... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Rio Mesa High graduates head from Camarillo to Germanyit came time to choose a spot to volunteer, he picked the Camarillo Airport, he
Rio Mesa High graduates head from Camarillo to Germany
Ventura County Star / Posted 13 days ago
it came time to choose a spot to volunteer, he picked the Camarillo Airport, helping repair World War II planes at the Commemorative Air Force Museum. "I met a lot of people who were also interested in flying, so that was really cool," said... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
World War II bomber on display, open for tours this week at Greeley-Weld County Airportthe Greeley-Weld County Airport, 600 Airport Road in Greeley, where anyone who
World War II bomber on display, open for tours this week at Greeley-Weld County Airport
Greeley Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
the Greeley-Weld County Airport, 600 Airport Road in Greeley, where anyone who wants to can stop by and see it as a part of Commemorative Air Force’s 2016 Flying Lends of Victory Tour. During the summer, the educational nonprofit makes stops with... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Restored WWII B-20 bomber returning to upstate NY airportNew York airport where it had to cut short its visit last year because of weath
Restored WWII B-20 bomber returning to upstate NY airport
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 18 days ago
New York airport where it had to cut short its visit last year because of weather and maintenance issues. The Dallas-based Commemorative Air Force says its iconic Boeing Superfortress nicknamed "Fifi" (FEE'-fee) will land around noon Monday at... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
WWII bomber landing in HaysPlains Fly-In at Hays Regional Airport this year, the event will have a piece o
WWII bomber landing in Hays
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 24 days ago
Plains Fly-In at Hays Regional Airport this year, the event will have a piece of World War II significance to it. The Commemorative Air Force was to have landed the Maid in The Shade B-25J bomber today at the airport. Starting Tuesday, tours... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
World War II bomber lands at Nashua airfieldThe Commemorative Air Force B-29 Superfortress known as "Fifi" landed in Nashua
World War II bomber lands at Nashua airfield
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 24 days ago
The Commemorative Air Force B-29 Superfortress known as "Fifi" landed in Nashua Monday, ready for it's weeklong stop as part of its nationwide flying history tour. The giant four-engine World War II-era bomber - along with an accompanying C-45... Read more
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WMUR New Hampshire
B-29 lands at Nashua AirportA piece of history arrived Monday at Nashua Airport. "Fifi" a B-29 bomber, is
B-29 lands at Nashua Airport
WMUR New Hampshire / Posted 25 days ago
A piece of history arrived Monday at Nashua Airport. "Fifi" a B-29 bomber, is traveling the country as part of the Commemorative Air Force's AirPower History Tour. The Superfortress began active service in 1944 and flew missions over Japan near the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Iconic warplane to stop in Garden City"It's not everyday that southwest Kansas gets to experience a wonderful aircraf
Iconic warplane to stop in Garden City
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 25 days ago
"It's not everyday that southwest Kansas gets to experience a wonderful aircraft like this." According to the Arizona Commemorative Air Force website, the "Sentimental Journey" aircraft rolled off the Douglas Aircraft assembly line in late... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Plane brings back memories of missionwhen a lot of would-be viewers missed her because schedule delays and poor weat
Plane brings back memories of mission
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 27 days ago
when a lot of would-be viewers missed her because schedule delays and poor weather shortened her stay. The people at the Commemorative Air Force, a Texas-based organization that rescued Fifi from the scrap yard and restored her to her original... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Memorial Day service in Camarillo honors those killed in nation’s battlesby sailors from the U.S. Naval Base Ventura County ceremonial color guard. A vi
Memorial Day service in Camarillo honors those killed in nation’s battles
Ventura County Star / Posted a month ago
by sailors from the U.S. Naval Base Ventura County ceremonial color guard. A vintage aircraft flyover was presented by the Commemorative Air Force Southern California Wing, and the Gold Coast Pipe Band played "Scotland the Brave." Monday also... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FIFI Will Be At AirVentureAs EAA AirVenture Gets Closer, More Neat Things Are Being Announced EAA and th
FIFI Will Be At AirVenture
The Aero-News Network / Posted 1 months ago
As EAA AirVenture Gets Closer, More Neat Things Are Being Announced EAA and the Commemorative Air Force jointly announced that FIFI, the Boeing B-29 Superfortress, will return to EAA AirVenture this year. FIFI is the main star of the CAF AirPower... Read more
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Ventura County Star
Where to pay your respects in Ventura County on Memorial Dayre-enactment of the 71st anniversary of the Raising of the Flag on Iwo Jima by
Where to pay your respects in Ventura County on Memorial Day
Ventura County Star / Posted 1 months ago
re-enactment of the 71st anniversary of the Raising of the Flag on Iwo Jima by California Historical Group; flyover by the Commemorative Air Force Southern California Wing; music; memorial wreath tribute and Avenue of the Flags. Information:... 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 1 months 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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