On 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!