June 22, 2024

Historic Plane About To Take Flight in Garden City


Garden City, KS (westernkansasnews.com) An important piece of history is coming to Garden City.  A WWII era B-17 Bomber Plane will make its way from Arizona and be available for four days starting May 29th.

Larry Turner of the Commemorative Air Force in Arizona says the B-17 has changed owners several times and was involved in numerous trainings, but never saw combat.  Now here is your chance to get close with the B-17.

The price for a ride of a lifetime begins at $425.  Turner says the B-17 costs $3000 an hour to operate.  For more information visit www.azcaf.org.

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