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2018 Reading WWII Weekend June 1-3 2018

March 31st, 2018

World War II Weekend is a 3-day public commemoration produced by the Mid-Atlantic Air Museum to showcase all things World War II. Watch vintage aircraft take flighto, get up close and personal with military vehicles, hear first-hand accounts from WWII vets and even enjoy live music and dancing that gives you a blast from the past.

Click to See Airshow Performers here

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2018, May Gathering of B-17’s Urbana, OH

April 2nd, 2018

 

 

 

 

 

MAY 2018 – ONE GREAT WEEK of B-17’s!

GRIMES, OHIO EVENT: MAY 14-15, 2018

Hosted by Champaign Aviation Museum

Grimes Field Urbana Municipal Airport
Gathering of B-17’s: Urbana May 2018
B-17 Rides & Static Displays

DAYTON, OHIO EVENT: MAY 17-19, 2018
Hosted by: National Museum of the U.S. Air Force B-17F Memphis Belle™ Exhibit Opening & Display

GRIMES, OHIO EVENT: MAY 19-20, 2018
Hosted by Champaign Aviation Museum
Grimes Field Urbana Municipal Airport
Gathering of B-17’s: Urbana May 2018
B-17 Rides & Static Displays

All information is only published as the best of what we have heard or learned as media from credible sources about the coming events in May 2018. The Gathering of B-17’s: Urbana May 2018 FACEBOOK page is for FANS and not published by the Champaign Aviation Museum or U.S. Air Force Museum.

The B-17F Memphis BelleTM will be placed on permanent public display on Thursday, May 17, 2018, with celebratory events on May 17-19, 2018 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.

The preliminary schedule of events is as follows:
Thursday, ay 17, 2018
•B-17F Memphis BelleTM Exhibit ribbon cutting
•WWII aircraft on static display on the runway behind the museum
•WWII reenactors and vehicles
•Air Force Museum Theatre Living History Event ($)

Friday, May 18, 2018
•B-17F Memphis BelleTM Exhibit open
•WWII aircraft on static display on the runway behind the museum
•WWII reenactors and vehicles
•Glenn Miller Concert

Saturday, May 19, 2018
•B-17F Memphis BelleTM Exhibit open
•WWII aircraft flyovers throughout the day
•WWII reenactors and vehicles
•Air Force Museum Theatre Living History Event ($)

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