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.


Upcoming Events

all-day Wisconsin – EAA AirVenture @ Wittman Regional Airport
Wisconsin – EAA AirVenture @ Wittman Regional Airport
Jul 23 – Jul 29 all-day
Come see the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit and meet original Tuskegee Airmen at KidVenture located inside the EAA AirVenture convention grounds at Pioneer Airport. Tuskegee Airmen Lt Col George Hardy and Col Charles McGee will be signing autographs at the following times: July 23: 10-11am and 2-3pm July 24: 9am-10am and 2-3pm […]
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all-day Indiana – 2018 Airport Day @ Indy South Greenwood Airport
Indiana – 2018 Airport Day @ Indy South Greenwood Airport
Aug 1 – Aug 5 all-day
The 2018 Airport Day at the Indy South Greenwood Airport will feature our P-51C Mustang and RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit.  The event will also feature free Young Eagle Flights for kids (register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/airport-day-young-eagle-flights-tickets-35673393079), a military simulator, and other hands-on displays from Greenwood’s Police and Fire Departments.  Just PLANE Fun is one […]
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all-day Indiana – Terre Haute Airshow @ Terre Haute Regional Airport
Indiana – Terre Haute Airshow @ Terre Haute Regional Airport
Aug 18 – Aug 19 all-day
The Terre Haute Air Show Saturday, August 18-Sunday, August 19, 2018 will feature our RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit and P-51C Mustang, both as a static display and performing an aerobatic routine in the air show.  Gates and the Exhibit will be open 9am-5pm, and the air show starts at 12pm daily. […]
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all-day Michigan – @ Detroit City Airport
Michigan – @ Detroit City Airport
Aug 22 – Aug 23 all-day
Our P-51C Mustang and RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit will be on display at the Detroit City Airport August 22-23, 2018.  Stay tuned for more details!

“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.


Join the CAF Red Tail Squadron Top Flight Club!

Are you interested playing a part in supporting the legacy of the Tuskegee Airmen? Join the Top Flight Club today! Check out the benefits of membership and get on board!