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CAF AirPower History Tour

Date/Time

Sep 12, 2018 to Sep 16, 2018
09:00 PM until 05:00 PM

Description

The Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium (TASM) will host several historic aircraft including the famous B-29 Superfortress FIFI from September 12 to 16.  The museum will also host a 1940s Hangar Dance Friday evening and a Women in Aviation event on Saturday.

 

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) AirPower History Tour will bring the sights, sounds and stories of World War II aviation to Tulsa. FIFI, one of only two B-29 bombers in the world that still fly, will be accompanied by the P-51 Mustang Gunfighter, C-45 Expeditor Bucket of Bolts, T-6 Texan, and PT-13 Stearman. 

 

The tour’s collection of World War II aircraft provides powerful, hands on history lessons to audiences across North America.  Visitors to the ramp will be able to view the aircraft up close, purchase rides and tour the B-29 cockpit when the airplane is not flying.

 

The aircraft will be staged at the Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium, 3624 North 74th East Avenue, Tulsa, OK 74115.  The event is open to the public Wednesday, September 12 through Sunday, September 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.  Access to the ramp and museum is $20 for ages 12 and above and $10 for youth age 5 through 11.  Children age 4 and under are admitted free.  No coupons or passes allowed.  Rides range from $85 to $1995 depending on aircraft type and seat position selected.  Rides may be booked in advance at www.AirPowerTour.org where additional information about the event may also be found.

Cost

Free - $20.00

Location

View map Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium
3624 North 74th East Ave.
Tulsa, OK

Additional Information

Sponsor

Tulsa Air and Space Museum & Planetarium

Phone

918-834-9900

Contact name

Kevin Meeks

Contact email

kmeeks@tulsamuseum.org

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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