Airplanes From World War II Featured In Tour

BLAINE, Minn. (WCCO) — B-24, B-17, and P-51. These aren’t bingo numbers. They’re airplanes from World War II featured in the Wings of Freedom Tour at the Blaine Airport.

Photojournalist Garrett Young gives us a look at history in the video above.

Thomas Lymburn, aviation historian, said many of the planes are very rare — some were used in the 1930s and others continued to be utilized well into the 1980s.

The Wings of Freedom Tour offers both air flights and ground tours through Sunday.

For more information on times and ticket prices, check out their website.

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  1. Reblogged this on The Chronicle of Veterans Foundation and commented:
    Interesting story about WWII aircraft.

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