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4th of April, 2020

 

In keeping with the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control, California Department of Public Health, San Bernardino County Department of Health, WE HAVE DECIDED TO POSTPONE THIS EVENT. Thanks to everyone for your continued support and understanding during this challenging time.

 
 
 
WHAT: Open to the public, Planes of Fame Air Museum (Chino, CA) presents its monthly Living History Flying Day on April 4, 2020, featuring the North American B-25 Mitchell. A speaker panel of distinguished aviation experts and historians is featured, followed by a question & answer period and flight demonstration when possible. The North American B-25 Mitchell will be on display and perform a flight demonstration (subject to change). At 12:00 noon, the Raffle Flight will occur. Become a member to enter the Raffle. All members are eligible to enter the Raffle, but you must be present to win.
 
Click on image to see the North American B-25 Mitchell in action:

WHEN:
Saturday, April 4, 2020, 10am–12 noon: Speaker program & flight demonstration. Museum doors open at 9:00am.

WHERE
: Planes of Fame Air Museum, 14998 Cal Aero Drive, Chino, CA 91710-9085

The Museum is open to the Public, General Admission is $15; for children 11 yrs and under, admission is $6; ages 4 and under are FREE! (excludes special events). FREE Living History Flying Day Admission for Planes of Fame Members! Click here to become a Member!

Click here to get a coupon for $2.00 off one adult admission for this event! (when available)


EVENT SPEAKERS:

Presentation by Jonna Doolittle who is the granddaughter of USAF General Jimmy Doolittle, famed aviator and leader of the B-25 Raid on Tokyo in WWII. Jonna is the author of Calculated Risk, which documents the achievements of Jimmy Doolittle. She also wrote Just Doing My Job, a collection of stories documenting the personal experiences and thoughts of those from the Greatest Generation. Jonna is working on a third book that will include interviews of World War II veterans. Doolittle serves on the board of directors for the Warhawk Air Museum in Nampa, Idaho and the Air Force Historical Foundation. (more details to come)
 


Kevin Thompson
(POF Moderator and Aviation Historian) moderates the event and adds to presentations.




WHY
: It is the Mission of Planes of Fame Air Museum to preserve aviation history, inspire interest in aviation, educate the public, and honor aviation pioneers and veterans. The Museum sponsors regular events in the form of inspirational experiences, educational presentations, flight demonstrations, and airshows in fulfillment of this mission.

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