The 2018 Iowa Falls Annual Flight Breakfast will feature our P-51C Mustang and RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit. The schedule of events includes:
Monday, July 2:
- RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit open 8am-5pm
Tuesday, July 3:
- RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit opens at 8am
- Aviation Youth Rally 4pm-7pm including the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit and Aviation movies in the grass
Wednesday, July 4:
- Flight Breakfast, including the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit 7-11am
- Airshow 11-12pm featuring the P51 Mustang, Erik Edgren, and The Vanguard Squadron
Visitors to the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit mobile movie theater will be treated to an original film about the Tuskegee Airmen on a dynamic 160-degree panoramic screen. The experience creates the feeling of being in the cockpit soaring above the clouds in a P-51C Mustang, the iconic aircraft of the Tuskegee Airmen.
While you’re there, pick up a Tuskegee Airmen Trivia Card to earn prizes, including a dog tag featuring the Six Guiding Principles of the Tuskegee Airmen: Aim High, Believe In Yourself, Use Your Brain, Be Ready To Go, Never Quit and Expect to Win.
In addition to the RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit, KidVenture will feature many fantastic hands-on activities for young people to bring their dreams of aviation to life. Located inside the EAA AirVenture convention grounds at Pioneer Airport, KidVenture is open Monday, July 23 through Saturday, July 28 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., and Sunday, July 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
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 of the community’s most popular annual events, and we are excited to be a part of this year’s celebration!
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!
The Ouachita Speaker Series and Lifetime Learning Institute present the Red Tail Squadron’s message of “RISE ABOVE” featuring our Traveling Exhibit September 26-30, 2018 from 9am-5pm daily.
The 4th Annual Harvest Festival Airshow at the Shannon Airport, October 25-28 2018, will feature our RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit. For more information on the air show, please contact the Shannon Airport: http://www.shannonezf.com/
The CAF Red Tail Squadron’s RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit will be on display at the Richton Park Community Center on November 9-11, 2018 and at Prairie State College on November 13-14, 2018 as a part of the Richton Park, Prairie State College, and VFW Post 311 RISE ABOVE Community Outreach Event.