Press release: B-29 war bird in Terre Haute – Sept. 26 and 27, 2020
B-29 Doc Flight Experience Tour to Land in Terre Haute, IN
WICHITA, Kan., August 26, 2020 –
The B-29 Doc Flight Experience Tour will land in Terre Haute, IN, for B-29 Doc Flight Experience rides Sept. 26 and 27, 2020. — 581 S Airport St, Terre Haute, IN 47803
Doc will arrive at Terre Haute Airport Saturday, September 26, and will be available for warbird rides Saturday evening, Sept. 26 and Sunday morning, Sept 27. The tour stop in Terre Haute will be hosted by HoosierAviation (581 S Airport St, Terre Haute, IN 47803). The flight schedule for the B-29 Doc Flight Experience rides will be 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., Sept. 26 and 9 a.m.and 11 a.m., Sept. 27. For details about the B-29 Doc Flight Experience and to purchase ride tickets, visitwww.b29doc.com/rides
.Doc’s Friends, Inc., is taking all reasonable precautions to protect the B-29 Doc crew as well as passengers in the fight against the spread of COVID-19. All B-29 Doc Flight Experience passengers will be required to wear amask (one will be provided to each passenger) during the flight.
Additionally, the aircraft and all contact surfaces inside the aircraft will be sanitized/disinfected prior to each flight.Doc is a B-29 Superfortress and one of 1,644 manufactured in Wichita during World War II. It is one of only two remaining B-29s that are still airworthy and flying today.##
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The mission of Doc’s Friends is to HONOR the men and women who sacrificed so much for the freedom of others, including those who designed, built, maintained and flew the B-29 during and after WWII.CONNECT people with the rich heritage of the B-29 and allow aviation enthusiasts to experience the thrill of aB-29 up close. EDUCATE today’s and future generations on the contributions of the Greatest Generation during wartime.