San Marcos, Texas

San Marcos Regional Airport

April 30 - May 2, 2021

Dates & Times:

Friday, April 30

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • L-26 & B-29 will arrive Friday morning.

  • B-29 cockpit tours available one hour after arrival.

  • P-51 arrives at noon, rides available after 1:00 p.m.

  • L-26 & T-6 rides available all day.

Saturday, May 1

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • B-29 flies at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., & 12:00 p.m.

  • C-47 flies at 9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

  • B-29 cockpit tours available after noon.

  • L-26, T-6, & P-51 rides available all day.

Sunday, May 2

9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

  • B-29 flies at 9:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.

  • C-47 flies at 9:30 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.

  • L-26, T-6, & P-51 rides available 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Event Admission Cost:
$20: Adults

​$10: Children (Age 11 thru 17)

Free: Children (Age 10 & Under)
  • All tickets are purchased on-site on the day of the event.​​
  • ​​Price includes free B-29 & B-24 cockpit tour when the aircraft is available.
  • Rider's admission is complimentary with proof of purchase.
  • Attending aircraft subject to change due to weather or maintenance.
​Event Location:

CAF Central Texas Wing

1841 Airport Dr.

Building 2249

San Marcos, TX 78666

Attending Aircraft:
B-29 Superfortress FIFI

The most advanced bomber of World War II, FIFI is the World's Most Famous, Flying, B-29. Book a flight in this iconic bomber that was designed to fly higher and faster than enemy fighters and brought an end to the war.

B-29 Ride Times:

Saturday:  9:00 a.m. 

                     10:30 a.m.

                     12:00 p.m.

Sunday:     9:00 a.m.

                     10:30 a.m.                      

Book Online and Save Up To $100

C-47 That's All Brother!

Found in a boneyard after the end of WW II, That's All, Brother led 800 other C-47's over Normandy dropping 13,000 paratroopers at the beginning of D-Day.

C-47 Ride Times:

Saturday:  9:30 a.m. 

                     11:00 a.m.

Sunday:     9:30 a.m. 

                     11:00 a.m.

Air Force One L-26B Ike's Bird

Relive history by riding on the smallest plane to fly as Air Force One.  Sit in the President's seat and feel history come alive.

L-26B Ride Times:

Friday - Saturday:

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sunday:

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Plane seats 3 passengers

P-51 Mustang Gunfighter

Take a ride in the best fighter of WWII.  Surely a "Bucket List" item the P-51 was the premiere fighter of all theaters. Go-Fast, pull G's, and enjoy the stallion of the US Army Air Corps.  

P-51 Ride Times:

Friday:

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.  SOLD OUT

Saturday:

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  SOLD OUT

Sunday:

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.  SOLD OUT

T-6 Texan 

Fly in the legendary trainer of World War II. Our aviators were taught how to fly in the same type of trainer. This is a true warbird ride that will take you back 50 plus years.

T-6 Ride Times:

Friday:

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Saturday:

9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Sunday:

9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

ABOUT US
The CAF AirPower History Tour is a production of the B-29/B-24 Squadron of the Commemorative Air Force

© 2021 by the Commemorative Air Force All Rights Reserved.

VISIT US
 
Visit FIFI  & Diamond Lil when they are not on tour: 

Vintage Flying Museum

505 NW 38th Street 

Hangar 33 South

Fort Worth, TX 76106


 

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