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2017 Events

Last Updated: 8/17/2017

March 24 - 26, 2017    Brunswick, Georgia

Wings Over the Golden Isle Airshow

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation is pleased to announce that living history will be brought to the Brunswick Golden Isle Airport in Brunswick, Georgia.  Experience the flight from several different positions on the aircraft:  behind the pilots, the bombardier’s position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and the tail gunner’s position.  This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25’s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price for an experience ride is $425 per person for a 30 minute excursion along the coast.  Call for reservations at 443-458-8926. 

Click here to the airshow website.


April 1 - 2, 2017    Melbourne, Florida

Melbourne Air and Space Show

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926.

Click here to the airshow website.


April 4 - 9, 2017    Lakeland, Florida

SUN N FUN Int'l Fly-In Expo

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Enjoy seeing he famous WWII medium bomber the North American B-25J up close. Look inside the bomb bay at the exact replicas of the bombs and count the machine guns. Panchito appears today exactly as the original Panchito did on Okinawa during the summer of 1945 carrying out bombing missions over Japan.

Click here to the airshow website.


April 15 - 18, 2017      Dayton, Ohio

75th Anniversary of the Doolittle Tokyo Raid

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”


Rides in Urbana, OH
Anniversary Ceremonies in Dayton, OH

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation has the honor and privilege of participating in the 75th Anniversary of the Doolittle Raid ceremonies at the National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton, Ohio.

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations today by calling the Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation at at 443-458-8926. Make your reservations early because these positions book quickly.

Click here to go to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force to commemorate 75th Anniversary of the Doolittle Tokyo Raid website.


April 22, 2017      Louisville, Kentucky

Thunder Over Louisville
Airshow at 3:00PM

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be presenting its B-25 in the air show to simulate bombing and strafing runs similar to the tactics used in WWII. Among the maneuvers is a simulated bomb run similar to what the Doolittle Raiders used in the Doolittle Raid over Tokyo on April 18, 1942. This year will be the 75th anniversary of Doolittle Raid over Tokyo; one of the most daring raids in American military history.

Click here to go to the Thunder Over Louisville website.


April 28 - 30, 2017     Georgetown, Delaware

Delaware Coastal Airport

 

Ground School
B-25 Orientation Flights for Pilots
Second-In-Command (SIC) Type Ratings for Pilots

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft:

North American B-25J "Panchito"

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering pilots a chance for hands-on flying of one of the WWII aviation icons. This three day event will be open to only three pilots for SIC type ratings or one pilot for the Orientation Flight and two pilots for SIC type ratings. The Orientation experience will include 2 - 3 hours of ground school and flight briefing. The SIC type rating course includes the Pilot's Operating Manual for the B-25, syllabus, checklists and a Certificate of Completion. The minimum requirements for the Orientation flight and SIC type rating course are a current U.S. third class medical certificate, Private Pilot certificate and a multiengine rating.

The Second-In-Command type rating includes a one day ground school, B-25 Pilot's Operating Handbook, syllabus, checklists, lunch, logbook entry and Certificate of Completion for FAA approval of Second-In-Command type rating.

Please go to our Flight Training page for additional information and pricing. Make your reservation by emailing us at flighttraining@delawareaviationmuseum.org or calling 443-458-8926. Contact us for suggestions on accomodations.

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation is located at 21781 Aviation Ave., Georgetown, Delaware 19947.


May 27 - 28, 2017        Millville, New Jersey

Millville Airshow

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  DH-82C Tiger Moth

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be showcasing its DH-82C Tiger Moth, one of the most popular of the Commonwealth Training Scheme aircraft.

Click here to the airshow website.


June 2- 4, 2017          Reading, Pennsylvania

Mid Atlantic Air Museum WWII Weekend

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito” and DH-82C Tiger Moth

This three day weekend will showcase all things WWII. Bombers, fighters, trainers, transports, "L" birds, tanks, half-tracks, jeeps, WWII flea markets and more. Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $450 per person at this special event. Make your reservations today by calling the Mid Atlantic Air Museum at 610-372-7333 up to June 2nd. Starting June 2nd, call for reservations at 443-458-8926. Make your reservations early because these positions book quickley.

Click here go to the Mid Atlantic Air Museum website.


June 10, 2017          Frederick, Maryland

AOPA Wings and Wheels Open House

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides (maximum of four flights only) in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926.

Panchito's appearance at this Veterans recognition event is sponsored by Embrace Home Loans, Revere Bank, Lowe-Tillson Insurance & Associates Inc., and Fitzgerald Auto Malls.

Click here go to the AOPA Wings n Wheels 2017 Fly-in website.


June 17 - 18, 2017       Ocean City, Maryland

Ocean City Air Show

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926.

Panchito's appearance at the 2017 Ocean City Airshow is sponsored by Embrace Home Loans, Revere Bank, Lowe-Tillson Insurance & Associates Inc., Fitzgerald Auto Malls, and Terry Riley (Vantage Resort Realty).

Click here to the Ocean City, MD airshow website.


June 24 - 25, 2017      Latrobe, PA

Westmoreland County Air Show

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Enjoy seeing the famous WWII medium bomber the North American B-25J up close. Look inside the bomb bay at the exact replicas of the bombs and count the machine guns. Panchito appears today exactly as the original Panchito did on Okinawa during the summer of 1945 carrying out bombing missions over Japan.

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926.

Click here to visit the Westmoreland County Air Show website.


July 1 - 2, 2017    New Windsor, New York

New York Air Show

 

Stewart International Airport

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft
at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. The aircraft will be located at the Stewart International Airport, 1180 1st St, New Windsor, NY. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926.

Click here to go to the airshow website.


July 21 - 23, 2017      Sheboygan, WI

The Great 2017 Air Clinic and Air Show

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

 

Ground School
B-25 Orientation Flights for Pilots
Second-In-Command (SIC) Type Ratings for Pilots

On your way to the EAA Airventure in Oshkosh, stop into Sheboygan, WI for a rare opportunity to fly one of WWII’s iconic bombers, the North American B-25 “Mitchell”.  Enroll in the Second-in-Command type rating class or experience a one hour orientation flight for qualified pilots.  This opportunity is in partnership with the Aviation Heritage Center of Wisconsin at Sheboygan Airport.

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering pilots a chance for hands-on flying of one of the WWII aviation icons. This three day event will be open to only three pilots for SIC type ratings or one pilot for the Orientation Flight and two pilots for SIC type ratings. The Orientation experience will include 2 - 3 hours of ground school and flight briefing. The SIC type rating course includes the Pilot's Operating Manual for the B-25, syllabus, checklists and a Certificate of Completion. The minimum requirements for the Orientation flight and SIC type rating course are a current U.S. third class medical certificate, Private Pilot certificate and a multiengine rating.

The Second-In-Command type rating includes a one day ground school, B-25 Pilot's Operating Handbook, syllabus, checklists, lunch, logbook entry and Certificate of Completion for FAA approval of Second-In-Command type rating.
Please go to our Flight Training page for additional information and pricing. Make your reservation by emailing us at flighttraining@delawareaviationmuseum.org or calling 443-458-8926. 

Panchito's appearance at this event is sponsored by Sheboygan Chevrolet Chrysler and Road America.

Click here to visit The Great 2017 Air Clinic and Air Show website.


July 24 - 30, 2017      Oshkosh, WI

2017 EAA AirVenture

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Enjoy seeing the famous WWII medium bomber the North American B-25J up close. Look inside the bomb bay at the exact replicas of the bombs and count the machine guns. Panchito appears today exactly as the original Panchito did on Okinawa during the summer of 1945 carrying out bombing missions over Japan.

Click here to visit the 2017 EAA AirVenture website.


August 11 - 13, 2017     Georgetown, Delaware

Delaware Coastal Airport

 

Ground School
B-25 Orientation Flights for Pilots
Second-In-Command (SIC) Type Ratings for Pilots

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft:

North American B-25J "Panchito"

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering pilots a chance for hands-on flying of one of the WWII aviation icons. This three day event will be open to only three pilots for SIC type ratings or one pilot for the Orientation Flight and two pilots for SIC type ratings. The Orientation experience will include 2 - 3 hours of ground school and flight briefing. The SIC type rating course includes the Pilot's Operating Manual for the B-25, syllabus, checklists and a Certificate of Completion. The minimum requirements for the Orientation flight and SIC type rating course are a current U.S. third class medical certificate, Private Pilot certificate and a multiengine rating.

The Second-In-Command type rating includes a one day ground school, B-25 Pilot's Operating Handbook, syllabus, checklists, lunch, logbook entry and Certificate of Completion for FAA approval of Second-In-Command type rating.

Please go to our Flight Training page for additional information and pricing. Make your reservation by emailing us at flighttraining@delawareaviationmuseum.org or calling 443-458-8926. Contact us for suggestions on accomodations.

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation is located at 21781 Aviation Ave., Georgetown, Delaware 19947.


August 26 - 27, 2017      Dover AFB, Delaware

 

                                          Dover AFB Open House

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft:
North American B-25J "Panchito" and DH-82C Tiger Moth

Enjoy seeing he famous WWII medium bomber the North American B-25J up close. Look inside the bomb bay at the exact replicas of the bombs and count the machine guns. Panchito appears today exactly as the original Panchito did on Okinawa during the summer of 1945 carrying out bombing missions over Japan.

Click here to go to the 2017 Dover AFB Open House website.


September 9, 2017         Hagerstown MD Regional Airport

Wings and Wheels Expo 2017

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides (maximum of four flights only) in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926.

Click here go to the Wings and Wheels Expo 2017 website.


September 16 - 17, 2017  Andrews AFB, Maryland

Andrews AFB Air Show

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito” and DH-82C Tiger Moth

Enjoy seeing he famous WWII medium bomber the North American B-25J up close. Look inside the bomb bay at the exact replicas of the bombs and count the machine guns. Panchito appears today exactly as the original Panchito did on Okinawa during the summer of 1945 carrying out bombing missions over Japan.

Click here to go to the airshow website.


September 30, 2017      Easton, Maryland

Easton Airport Day (aka) The Chicken Drop

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft
at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926. On site bookings on a seats available basis. Aviation collectables and memorabilla will be available for purchase.

Click here to go to the airport's website for more information.


October 7, 2017 Georgetown, Delaware

Wings and Wheels 2017

 

A Georgetown Fall Festival
Delaware Coastal Airport

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft
at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito”, L-16 and two DeHavilland Tiger Moths

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat. In addition, there will be helicopter rides, bi-plane rides, antique cars and trucks, the famous World Invitational Flour Bombing contest.

The price for an experience ride in the B-25 is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926. On site bookings on a seats available basis. Aviation collectables and memorabilla will be available for purchase.

Click here to go to the Wings and Wheels website for more information.


October 13 - 14, 2017 Culpeper, Virginia

Culpeper Air Fest

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft
at the event:  North American B-25J “Panchito” and
DH-82C Tiger Moth

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering flight experience rides in our North American B-25 medium bomber like the ones used by the Doolittle Raiders. Experience flight from several different positions on the aircraft: behind the pilots, the bombardier's position in the nose, below the top gun turret, waist and tail gunners' positions. This is a rare opportunity to fly on one of the few remaining B-25s and get a real sense of what it was like for the brave men who flew these aircraft in WWII combat.

The price is $425 per person at this special event. Make your reservations early by calling 443-458-8926. On site bookings on a seats available basis. Aviation collectables and memorabilla will be available for purchase.

Click here to go to the airport's website for more information.


October 20 - 22, 2017     Georgetown, Delaware

Delaware Coastal Airport

 

Ground School
B-25 Orientation Flights for Pilots
Second-In-Command (SIC) Type Ratings for Pilots

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft:

North American B-25J "Panchito"

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering pilots a chance for hands-on flying of one of the WWII aviation icons. This three day event will be open to only three pilots for SIC type ratings or one pilot for the Orientation Flight and two pilots for SIC type ratings. The Orientation experience will include 2 - 3 hours of ground school and flight briefing. The SIC type rating course includes the Pilot's Operating Manual for the B-25, syllabus, checklists and a Certificate of Completion. The minimum requirements for the Orientation flight and SIC type rating course are a current U.S. third class medical certificate, Private Pilot certificate and a multiengine rating.

The Second-In-Command type rating includes a one day ground school, B-25 Pilot's Operating Handbook, syllabus, checklists, lunch, logbook entry and Certificate of Completion for FAA approval of Second-In-Command type rating.

Please go to our Flight Training page for additional information and pricing. Make your reservation by emailing us at flighttraining@delawareaviationmuseum.org or calling 443-458-8926. Contact us for suggestions on accomodations.

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation is located at 21781 Aviation Ave., Georgetown, Delaware 19947.


November 10 - 12, 2017     Georgetown, Delaware

Delaware Coastal Airport

 

Ground School
B-25 Orientation Flights for Pilots
Second-In-Command (SIC) Type Ratings for Pilots

 

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation aircraft:

North American B-25J "Panchito"

Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation will be offering pilots a chance for hands-on flying of one of the WWII aviation icons. This three day event will be open to only three pilots for SIC type ratings or one pilot for the Orientation Flight and two pilots for SIC type ratings. The Orientation experience will include 2 - 3 hours of ground school and flight briefing. The SIC type rating course includes the Pilot's Operating Manual for the B-25, syllabus, checklists and a Certificate of Completion. The minimum requirements for the Orientation flight and SIC type rating course are a current U.S. third class medical certificate, Private Pilot certificate and a multiengine rating.

The Second-In-Command type rating includes a one day ground school, B-25 Pilot's Operating Handbook, syllabus, checklists, lunch, logbook entry and Certificate of Completion for FAA approval of Second-In-Command type rating.

Please go to our Flight Training page for additional information and pricing. Make your reservation by emailing us at flighttraining@delawareaviationmuseum.org or calling 443-458-8926. Contact us for suggestions on accomodations.

The Delaware Aviation Museum Foundation is located at 21781 Aviation Ave., Georgetown, Delaware 19947.


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