Explore a whole new world on Yanks Open Cockpit Days, the 3rd Saturday of the Month aboard your favorite rare and historic aircraft.
January features the P-47D Thunderbolt one of the largest, fastest American fighters of WWII. The Super Constellation and Huey will also be available. Meet the crew, veterans or pilots with the aircraft and enjoy photo opportunities, food and fun
Join us this Saturday to meet Lt. Edward J.Lopez, who flew this iconic aircraft with the 365th Fighter Group the Hell Hawks. Often flying low level ground support missions as part of the Ninth Air Force under Major General E.R. Quesada. Lt.Lopez had completed over 100 missions by the end of the war and earned the Distinguished Flying Cross, 11 Air Combat Medals, the Purple Heart and had also been made a Knight of the French Legion of Honor.