Welcome

The CAF Red Tail Squadron is committed to telling the inspirational story of the Tuskegee Airmen, America’s first black military pilots and their support personnel.

They are on a mission to educate people of all ages about these important American icons so their strength of character and ability to triumph over adversity may serve as a means to inspire others to rise above obstacles in their own lives and achieve their goals.

We invite you take a deeper dive to learn more about the remarkable Tuskegee Airmen, and be inspired to tap into the ability within yourself to overcome barriers and find success.

RISE ABOVE!

Upcoming Events

Apr
21
Sat
all-day Mississippi – Wings over Columbus @ Columbus Air Force Base
Mississippi – Wings over Columbus @ Columbus Air Force Base
Apr 21 – Apr 22 all-day
The 2018 Wings Over Columbus Air and Space Show, April 21-22, will feature our P-51C Mustang and RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit.  For more information on the air show, please see: http://wingsovercolumbus.net/index.html
Apr
28
Sat
all-day South Carolina – Joint Base Char... @ Joint Base Charleston
South Carolina – Joint Base Char... @ Joint Base Charleston
Apr 28 all-day
The Joint Base Charleston Air & Space Expo will feature the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit.  Be sure to attend, April 28, 2018 8:30am-5pm – free admission and parking!  For more information, please see: http://www.jbcharleston.jb.mil/Home/Joint-Base-Charleston-2018-Air-and-Space-Expo/
May
9
Wed
all-day Ohio – Wayne County Airport Open... @ Wayne County Airport
Ohio – Wayne County Airport Open... @ Wayne County Airport
May 9 – May 13 all-day
The CAF Red Tail Squadron’s P-51C Mustang and RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit will be featured at this year’s Wayne County Airport Open House May 9-13, 2018.  Be sure to make plans to attend this great event!
May
16
Wed
all-day Ohio – @ Toledo Public Schools Aerospace Center
Ohio – @ Toledo Public Schools Aerospace Center
May 16 – May 20 all-day
The P-51C Mustang and RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit will be attending the Toledo Public Schools Aerospace Center May 16-20, 2018.  This is currently an event for students only Wednesday-Friday, then open to the public on Saturday and Sunday.

“Meet a Tuskegee Airman” available now!

Watch our latest special event anytime on demand. Hear Tuskegee Airman Dr. Harold Brown talk about his experience serving as one of our country's first black military pilots in World War II.

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Keep Your Airspeed Up: The Story of A Tuskegee Airman

Interested to learn more about Tuskegee Airman Dr. Harold Brown?

Find his latest book in the CAF Red Tail Squadron store.

Purchase Keep Your Airspeed Up Today!