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B-17 Tour Stop at Lost Nation Airport


EAA Chapter 5 will bring the World War II B-17 “Aluminum Overcast” to Lost Nation Airport Sept. 6-8. Go online to www.B17.org to purchase tickets to experience this historical aircraft from the air in advance and save. Tickets for a ride are $449 in advance and $475 on site the day of the event. EAA members receive a discount on their online purchase. Ground tours are also available and can be purchased at the event only. Tours are $10, children under 8 are free with a paying adult. All active military and veterans are complimentary. Group and family rates available. Flights will operate 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and ground tours 2 to 5 p.m. Friday – Sunday. In addition to the B-17, the airport will have WWII vehicles, videos, displays and merchandise to purchase.  On Saturday and Sunday, EAA Chapter 5 will prepare a delicious pancake breakfast for purchase and WWII veterans are invited to join us for a free breakfast either day.  For information, visit www.5.eaachapter.org or Facebook at www.facebook.com/EAAChapter5/.  


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