The Wings of Freedom Tour comes to Port Angeles’ William R. Fairchild International Airport this month, bringing classic World War II-era plans such as (from top) the B-25 Mitchell, B-17 Flying Fortress, B-24 Liberator, P-51 Mustang and (not pictured) P-40 Warhawk to the peninsula. Times/dates are: 2-5 p.m. today, Wednesday, June 19; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, June 20, and 9 a.m.-noon Friday, June 21. Walk-through tours cost $15 for adults, $5 for children 12 years old and younger. Flights are $450 per person on B-17 or B-24 planes, $400 per person for B-25 flights. Flight training for P-51 and P-40 plans are available as well. The event is brought to the peninsula by the nonprofit Collings Foundation. See www.collingsfoundation.org or call 800-568-8924 for more information. Submitted photo

The Wings of Freedom Tour comes to Port Angeles’ William R. Fairchild International Airport this month, bringing classic World War II-era plans such as (from top) the B-25 Mitchell, B-17 Flying Fortress, B-24 Liberator, P-51 Mustang and (not pictured) P-40 Warhawk to the peninsula. Times/dates are: 2-5 p.m. today, Wednesday, June 19; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Thursday, June 20, and 9 a.m.-noon Friday, June 21. Walk-through tours cost $15 for adults, $5 for children 12 years old and younger. Flights are $450 per person on B-17 or B-24 planes, $400 per person for B-25 flights. Flight training for P-51 and P-40 plans are available as well. The event is brought to the peninsula by the nonprofit Collings Foundation. See www.collingsfoundation.org or call 800-568-8924 for more information. Submitted photo

See, take flight on ‘Wings of Freedom’

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