Tri-Cities, Tennessee

Bristol / Johnson / Kingsport

Tri-Cities Airport

May 25-30, 2021
Dates & Times:

Tuesday, May 25, 2021

1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • B-29 cockpit tours available at 1:00 p.m.

  • T-6 & PT-13 available for rides at 1:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

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

  • B-29 cockpit tours available all day.

  • T-6 & PT-13 available for rides all day.

Thursday, May 27, 2021

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

  • B-29 cockpit tours available all day.

  • T-6 & PT-13 available for rides all day.

Friday, May 28, 2021

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

  • B-29 cockpit tours available all day.

  • T-6 & PT-13 available for rides all day.

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

Saturday, May 29, 2021

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

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

  • B-29 & B-24 cockpit tours available after noon.

  • P-51, PT-13, & T-6 available for rides all day.

Sunday, May 30, 2021

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

  • B-29 flies at 9:00 a.m.

  • P-51, PT-13, & T-6 available for rides until 11 a.m.

Ramp Access 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 B-29 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:

Tri-City Aviation

350 Aviation Dr.

Blountville, TN 37617

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.

Sunday:     9:00 a.m.

Book online and save up to $100

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:

P-51 arrives Friday at noon.

Ride flights available Friday after 1:00 p.m., Saturday all day, and Sunday until noon.

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:

Tuesday:

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

Wednesday - Saturday:

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

Sunday:

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

Boeing Stearman

Experience the thrill and joy of an open cockpit biplane. The PT-17 trained more crews than any other aircraft during WWII.  The Stearman is a great experience.  

PT-13 Ride Times:

Tuesday:

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

Wednesday - Saturday:

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

Sunday:

9:00 p.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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