Fantasy of Flight has opened the storage buildings across the street from the main facility. Numerous projects are on display include a B-29 fuselage (“Fertile Myrtle”,) F6F Hellcat and P-38 Lightning.
Dads get in free with a paying guest during Father’s Day weekend, 14 – 17 June 2012. More details here.
The staff at the Fantasy of Flight have posted a video of the arrival of the S-55 helicopter.
The Fantasy of Flight Museum is in the process of setting up a new storage facility across the street from the main site that will be open for tour. Mr Weeks put on his blog that the site should be open in three months and open space in the restoration shop. Currently, an AT-11 is sitting in the new building.
The Fantasy of Flight has acquired a flying combat veteran C-47 that participated in D-Day, Market Garden and the Battle of the Bulge. This aircraft will be the second combat veteran C-47 in Florida joining the Valiant Air Command’s C-47 “Tico Belle.”
N1944A will be flown back from England to the Oshkosh airshow to be displayed for a couple of months before being flown to Florida.
Updates to follow.