Restored B-17 bomber to visit Oro-Medonte airport
An iconic warplane will touch down at the Lake Simcoe Regional Airport for public viewings and, for those with the cash, rides in the sky. The fully restored B-17 bomber, named
, will be open to the public for tours during an exhibition starting Aug. 22. The plane is one of 10 airworthy B-17s remaining of the more than 12,000 manufactured for combat during WWII. It is the leading exhibition "war bird" in
The Flying Legends of Victory Tour
, conducted by CAF Airbase Arizona, a non-profit flying museum.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063