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Feb
1
Mon
Texas – @ CAF Headquarters - Dallas Executive Airport
Feb 1 – Feb 17 all-day

The Commemorative Air Force is proud to present RISE ABOVE Red Tail featuring the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit February 1-17 in Dallas, TX at the NEW CAF National Airbase. This unique tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen is available FREE for a limited time at the Dallas Executive Airport. Contact us at 812-240-2560 or marvona@redtail.org to reserve a viewing time for your organization! Sessions are available with advance registration for groups of 10 – 40 people per viewing. Please allow 60 minutes for your complete tour. In addition, numerous other warbird aircraft will be on static display for up-close appreciation.

Feb
23
Tue
CAF Red Tail Squadron in Tallahassee
Feb 23 – Feb 27 all-day

The CAF Red Tail Squadron is bringing their RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit back to Tallahassee! School and community groups are invited to contact Elizabeth Hyman at ehyman@nflwc.com or (850) 877-7241 Ext 203 for private viewing sessions February 22-26. The event will be open to the public Saturday February 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. See you in Tallahassee!

Special Note: We are still accepting sponsorships for this event. Contact marvona@redtail.org or (812) 240-2560 for more information. Sponsors will be invited to a special after-hours event!

Mar
2
Wed
CAF Red Tail Squadron in Sarasota
Mar 2 – Mar 6 all-day

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron will be making an appearance with the CAF AirPower History Tour for a special visit to Sarasota, and YOU can join us! RISE ABOVE Red Tail features the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit, a unique tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen. The only flying B-29, FiFi, will also be there along with many other CAF aircraft, including a P-51D Mustang, C-45 T-6, Boeing Stearman and a T-34. The event will take place at Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport March 2-4. Admission is $10.00 for adults, $5.00 for children 10-17 and children under 10 years are FREE!

Visit the AirPower history tour website at http://www.airpowersquadron.org/#!sarasota–florida/x4giu today to reserve your flight for a once-in-a-lifetime experience!

 

 

Mar
11
Fri
CAF Red Tail Squadron at the TICO Warbird Airshow
Mar 11 – Mar 13 all-day

Join the CAF Red Tail Squadron at the TICO Warbirds Air Show. Located at Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum at the Space Coast Regional Airport, this annual three-day event highlights military aviation and features some of the most famous trainer, transport, fighter and bomber aircraft that flew.

Make plans now to attend this exciting airshow and see the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit. The event will also feature other aircraft from the Commemorative Air Force, including the only flying B-29, Fifi.

Mar
19
Sat
CAF Red Tail Squadron at the Tampa Bay AirFest
Mar 19 – Mar 20 all-day

Join the CAF Red Tail Squadron at the Tampa Bay AirFest at MacDill Air Force Base. This FREE air show is MacDill’s opportunity to say “thank you” to their community and state for all their incredible support. Guests will experience static displays of military aircraft, aerial demonstrations by military and civilian performers and learn more about the military personnel and equipment MacDill Air Force Base uses to carry out the missions here.

Make plans now to attend this exciting FREE airshow and see the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit!

Mar
24
Thu
CAF Red Tail Squadron in Miami
Mar 24 – Mar 27 all-day

MAKE PLANS NOW TO ATTEND this special event honoring B-17 veterans and Tuskegee Airmen!

During World War II, the Flying Fortress and P-51 Mustang shared a bond like no other. Following devastating losses among the bombers, the P-51 fighters were deployed to protect the B-17s during the bombing raids over Europe.

For the first time ever, you will have the opportunity to see the rare CAF Red Tail Squadron’s the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit with the B-17 Flying Fortress Texas Raiders at the Wings Over Miami Museum on March 24-26, 2016.

Youth organizations are encouraged to call the museum at (305) 323-9995 to schedule your RISE ABOVE Experience. These is a special off for Tuesday and Wednesday, March 22-23 when you book your group. Call for more details! 

Also, the B-17 will be selling rides! If you are interested, the seats are from $475 to $850. Please call (855) FLY-AB17 (855-359-2217) for more details.

Admission rates to the Wings Over Miami Air Museum apply for this event.

Apr
5
Tue
CAF Red Tail Squadron at SUN ‘n FUN
Apr 5 – Apr 10 all-day

Make plans now to attend this year’s SUN ‘n FUN and see our RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit along with the B-17 Texas Raiders.

SUN ‘n FUN has grown into the second largest event of its kind in the world and is Florida’s largest annual convention. The six-day event features jet teams, aerospace related exhibits, educational forums, aircraft static displays, and daily and evening airshows that include adrenaline pumping aerobatics… and much, much more! Held at Lakeland Linder Regional Airport in Lakeland, FL, air traffic movements for the event elevates the airport to the ‘busiest in the world’ for one week!

The CAF Red Tail Squadron will be hosting original Tuskegee Airmen as well as members of WWII bomber crews. You won’t want to miss this SUN ‘n FUN!

Apr
16
Sat
CAF Red Tail Squadron at the Smoky Mountain Air Show
Apr 16 – Apr 17 all-day

Join the CAF Red Tail Squadron at the Smoky Mountain Air Show in Knoxville, Tennessee. Come see the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit at this family friendly event. See you there!

Apr
19
Tue
Tennessee – @ Green McAdoo Cultural Center
Apr 19 – Apr 20 all-day

The CAF Red Tail Squadron is bringing their RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit to the Green McAdoo Cultural Center in Clinton, TN on Tuesday and Wednesday, April 19-20, 2016. Join us!

Apr
22
Fri
Tennessee – @ Museum of Science & Energy
Apr 22 – Apr 23 all-day

The RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit will be at the Museum of Science and Energy in Oak Ridge, TN. Come see us at this fantastic family-frienly venue!