11900 Galveston Rd.
Friday, Oct. 25, 2013
Outdoors | Recreation,
When: Friday, October 25th, Saturday October 26th, and Sunday October 27th
What: Fly on the vintage WWII B-17G Flying Fortress "Texas Raiders"
Where: Ellington Field 510 Ellington Field Houston Texas 77034
Contact: 1-855-FLY-A-B17 (855-359-2217)
The B-17 "Texas Raiders" arrives at Ellington Field on Thursday, October 24th.
Texas Raiders is attending the Commemorative Air Force's Wings Over Houston AirSho on Saturday and Sunday October 26th and 27th, and during those two days the aircraft will be open to the public for tours!
HISTORY EXPERIENCE FLIGHTS are available Friday, Saturday and Sunday!
Come out and get an up close view and feel of the big bomber that changed the course of World War II.
Owned by the Commemorative Air Force (CAF), and operated by the CAF Gulf Coast Wing, the bomber resides in Spring, Texas. The Flying Fortress is one of just nine remaining flyable B-17s left in the world today! She is the only B-17 that flew combat missions supporting the Korean Conflict. Texas Raiders appears at air shows, event flyovers, fly-ins, and has over forty years of public display for the sake of historic preservation and education.
Call to reserve your seat: 1-855-FLY-A-B17 (855-359-2217)
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