Coming to Midlothian Midway Airport
Saturday, June 4
FREE Admission... FREE Parking
See President Eisenhower's Twin-Engine
air force one
Plus these other historic aircraft...
"Ike's Bird" is the smallest plane ever to be used as AIR FORCE ONE. See it plus all these other historic aircraft... For FREE
Midway Regional Airport
Saturday, June 4
8:00 am to 3:00 pm
Main Terminal Ramp
131 Airport Drive, Midlothian, TX
These Historic Aircraft are Scheduled to Attend,
subject to weather and maintenance.
"Ike's Bird" Aero Commander L-26B
Relive history by riding on the smallest plane to fly as Air Force One. Sit in the President's seat and feel history come alive. The plane holds three passengers. Prices start at $245.
Douglas R4D "Ready For Duty"
The R4D is the Navy version of the venerable DC-3. This aircraft was used extensively during WWII and is credited with sinking a Nazi submarine. The plane holds 10 passengers.
It will be open on the ground and available for tours of the cockpit.
Ride prices start at $150.
Vultee BT-15 "Little Noodle"
The BT-15 was the basic trainer flown by most American pilots during WWII. "Little Noodle" flies with one passenger.
Ride prices start at $295.
Stinson L-5 "Ziggy"
The L-5 is affectionately known as the "Flying Jeep". The primary purpose was courier, communications, artillery spotting and casualty evacuation. The plane holds one passenger.
Prices start at $99.
Beechcraft T-34 "Mentor"
The T-34 trained nearly every jet pilot between 1955 and 1980. There's a stick between your legs and a clear canopy above. The plane holds one passenger.
Prices start at $295.
Fairchild PT-19 "Pride of Corsicana"
The PT-19 trained more pilots to fly in WWII than any other plane. Ride along in the open cockpit and feel the wind in your hair. The plane holds one passenger.
Prices start at $195.
This FREE Barnstormer Saturday event is sponsored by the Commemorative Air Force. The CAF is the largest flying museum in the world. Relive history, honor our veterans and preserve aviation history. By purchasing a ride in the aircraft you are helping to fund and keep these priceless aircraft flying.
Thanks for your support...