Tour With FIFI

B-29 FIFI captured by Scott Slocum.
B-29 FIFI captured by Scott Slocum.
B-29 FIFI captured by Scott Slocum.

Press Release:

Have you ever wondered what it is like to tour with one of the Commemorative Air Force’s biggest and most interesting bombers? The CAF AirPower History Tour has select crewmember positions open for interested CAF Colonels. The positions include B-29 ground crew, ride desk and flight crew positions. There is plenty of work involved when touring an aircraft like ‘FIFI’, but the fun and rewards are tremendous. In addition to being a CAF Colonel, Preservation Colonel or Life Member and a member of the B-29/B-24 Squadron (it’s easy to join and the cost is $75/annually). All volunteer crew should be in good health as the days on tour are long, hot and the work may be strenuous. Crew is expected to travel for two weeks or more at a time. Specialized training for dedicated individuals is available. This could be one of the most rewarding and fun things you will do in 2015.

You do not need to be from Texas, as many of our crewmembers come from all over the U.S. and even overseas.

If you would like to learn more about what we do, please plan to attend our ground school.

Contact Kim Pardon for more information: pardonb29@gmail.com. Ready to sign up? Visit www.WarbirdFlightSchool.org. Find out more about the CAF AirPower History Tour at www.AirPowerTour.org.

First Four Tour Stops of Spring Tour:

The CAF AirPower History Tour is heading southwest this spring. Our first four tour stops will be:

  • Feb. 18-22 Tucson International Airport
  • Feb. 23-25 Phoenix Deer Valley
  • Feb. 26-March 2 Phoenix-Mesa Gateway Airport
  • March 2-9 Camarillo Airport (At the CAF SoCal Wing)

2015 B-29 Ground School

For those interested in the B-29 Ground School, a two-days class will be open to anyone interested on February 7th and 8th this year at the Vintage Flying Museum in Fort Worth, Texas. Attendance is priced at a mere $29. This will defray the costs associated with the event, including training materials, lecture room rental, chair and table rental and Saturday lunch.

Date: Saturday, February 7th from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m & Sunday, February 8th from 8 a.m. to noon.

Cost: $29 (This includes all your training materials and lunch on Saturday.)

Location:

Vintage Flying Museum

505 NW 38th Street #33S

Fort Worth, TX 76106

Fore more information, please email pardonb29@gmail.com to register go to www.WarbirdFlightSchool.org.

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