Wings of Freedom Tour 2013 – Blairsville!

The Mountain Life Team Blogger October 17, 2013

airplaneOn October 21st-23rd, The Collings Foundation is making a stop in Union County’s North Georgia town of Blairsville with the 2013 Wings of Freedom Tour!  The B-17, B-24 and P-51 will be on display for this 24th season of the tour  at the Blairsville airport.

This event brings aviation history to any community!  You can take a tour of these authentically restored planes or even take a flight!  Walk through tours for the aircraft are $12 for adults, $6 for children under 12 and it is free to any WW11 veteran!  The cost to take a flight is $425 per person for a 30-minute ride in either the B-17 Flying Fortress, the  B-24 Liberator, and the P-51 Mustang.   It  is $2,200 for a half-hour or $3,200 for a full hour. Reservations: 1-800-568-8924.

The times of this great event are 10/21/2013 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM, 10/22/2013 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM , 10/23/2013 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM.

Blairsville is actually the only North Georgia stop in this tour so don’t miss out!  What a fun family time and a way to honor our veterans!