The Daily Gazette
The Locally Owned Voice of the Capital Region
Advertisement
Promotions

B-17 flight to honor ‘Memphis Belle’

Public will be able to take a ride in historic aircraft next weekend

The Liberty Foundation's 2013 Salute to Veterans tour will stop at Albany International Airport on Aug. 10-11. On display will be the famous Boeing B-17 “Memphis Belle” celebrating the 70th anniversary of its historic last mission.
The Liberty Foundation's 2013 Salute to Veterans tour will stop at Albany International Airport on Aug. 10-11. On display will be the famous Boeing B-17 “Memphis Belle” celebrating the 70th anniversary of its historic last mission.
  • FACEBOOK
  • TWITTER
  • GOOGLE+
  • LINKEDIN
  • PRINT
  • E-MAIL
Text Size: A | A

A World War II B-17 Flying Fortress will take to the skies over Albany on Aug. 10 and 11 in honor of the 70th anniversary of the final mission of the Boeing B-17 “Memphis Belle.” The public will have a chance to tour the Liberty Foundation’s B-17 at the Albany International Airport free of charge, and for a fee, they can take a flight above Albany in the historic aircraft. “The B-17s were the workhouses ...


You Must Log-In or Subscribe to Continue Subscription Offer Individual stories can be found and purchased from our Archives for $2.00

Advertisement

comments

There are currently no posts. Be the first to comment on this story.
Advertisement