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Navy Retires EA-6B Prowler to Palm Springs Air Museum

A press release from the Palm Springs Air Museum: PALM SPRINGS, Calif. – As the sound of two Pratt and Whitney jet engines echoed through the San Jacinto Mountain Range, one of the last four Navy EA-6B ‘Prowler’ fixed-wing aircraft still in service, made its triumphant final fly-by over the Palm Springs Air Museum, Nov. …

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7th Annual Taste of Flight Gala – A Salute to the Mighty 8th!

Mark your calendar for the 7th Annual Taste of Flight Saturday, October 26! The event will center on the stories of veterans of the Mighty Eighth, the greatest aerial force ever assembled. Check back often for updates on the program participants. The 7th Annual Taste of Flight will feature wine and beer tastings and a …

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Yanks Air Museum Open Cockpit Day: P-40 Warhawk July 20th

Yanks Air Museum at the Chino Airport is hosting an open cockpit day on July 20th, 2013. From the Yanks website: See the world differently gazing out of a fighter aircraft. Join us for the 1st ever OPEN COCKPIT DAY featuring the P-40 Warhawk. Step back into the 1940’s, Yanks’ authentic fighter cockpits are complete …

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Planes of Fame Hosting United We Win – Minorities in WWII Event October 12th

The Planes of Fame Air Museum’s living history event for July is United We Win – Minorities in WWII, featuring the North American P-51 Mustang. From the Planes of Fame Museum’s website: Open to the public, Planes of Fame Air Museum (Chino, CA) presents its monthly Living History Event. The topic for the October 12 …

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Planes of Fame Hosting Test Pilots Event September 7th

The Planes of Fame Air Museum’s living history event for July is Test Pilots, featuring the N9MB Flying Wing, P-59 Airacomet, and the SR-71 cockpit. From the Planes of Fame Museum’s website: Open to the public, Planes of Fame Air Museum (Chino, CA) presents its monthly Living History Event. The topic for the August 3 …

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