Participating in the Collings Foundation’s WINGS OF FREEDOM TOUR, the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine O Nine” WWII Heavy Bomber, Consolidated B-24 Liberator “Whichcraft” WWII Heavy Bomber and P-51 Mustang fighter, will fly into Hector International Airport in Fargo, ND. The aircraft will be on display from July 3rd to July 6th. This is a rare opportunity to visit, explore, and learn more about these unique and rare treasures of aviation history.
The Fargo Air Museum will be displaying these aircraft on July 3rd – 2pm to 5pm, July 4th to 6th – 9am to 5pm. Admission includes access to view all aircraft in the Fargo Air Museum and to tour the cockpits of the WINGS OF FREEDOM military aircraft. Admission is $14.00 per person, $30.00 for family (parents and children under 18), and children 6 and under are free.
In the United States the B-17 is one of only eight in flying condition. The B-24J and Full Dual Control P-51C Mustang are the sole remaining examples of their kind flying in the world today.
Visitors may also experience an once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take a 30-minute flight aboard these rare warbirds. Flights on either the B-17 or B-24 are $450 per person. Flights on the P-51 are $2,000 for a half hour and $3,200 for a full hour. For reservations and information on flight experiences call 800-568-8924.
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