Ride on a B-25 Bomber and our rare B-17 Bomber, “Sentimental Journey,” in Dallas, TX at Wings Over Dallas Air Show October 6 – 8, 2017. Air Show Rates are below:
B-25 Rides = $450 a person. 6 different WWII B-25 Mitchells will be there to fly!
B-17 “Sentimental Journey” Rides = $475 Radio Room/Gunner seat; $850 Bombardier nose seat.
All flights departing from Dallas, TX. We have a limited number of seats, flights are filling up fast.
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Wings Over Dallas Air Show Schedule and Map
There will be many different Warbirds at the Air Show such as the B-29 Superfortress “FIFI,” A-26, P-51 Mustang, and much more! Interested in riding one of these planes? Click here. (You’ll be taken to the Wings Over Dallas ride reservation page.)
WINGS OVER DALLAS – 2017 – SCHEDULE
9:00 a.m. Gates Open
Ongoing – Aircraft rides are offered in a number of World War II airplanes, plus static aircraft and military vehicle displays, cockpit tours, veteran appearances, live music and an immersive Living History Camp area.
9:30 a.m. Show Opening & National Anthem
Join us as we open the show with our national anthem and a flyover performed by Dallas-built AT-6 Texans.
10:00 a.m. The Mighty 8th Air Force
Veterans of the Mighty 8th Air Force recount stories of courage and sacrifice from the air war over Europe. The four-engine B-17 Flying Fortress and P-51 Mustang will be reunited in flight as bomber and escort once again.
11:00 a.m. Hometown Heroes
Dallas area veterans discuss their war-time experiences and are reunited with the airplanes they built and flew.
Noon Steel Victory: American Armor & USO Show
Living History teams demonstrate some of America’s most iconic World War II equipment, from rifles to armored vehicles and even artillery pieces! This crowd-favorite showcase will conclude with the singing group Ladies for Liberty performing patriotic songs in the style of the Andrews Sisters.
1:00 p.m. Turning the Tide
At the Battle of Midway, Navy and Marine Corps aviators turned the tide of the war against Japan in the Pacific. Watch as World War II’s unique, carrier-based aircraft like the TBM Avenger and SB2C Helldiver unfold their wings and take flight.
2:00 p.m. The Doolittle Raid 75th Anniversary
This year marks the 75th Anniversary of the famed Doolittle Raid, a mission which struck at the very heart of Japan, raising American morale following Pearl Harbor and shattered the Japanese sense of invincibility. Experience the roar of the CAF’s collection of twin-engine B-25 bombers and world-class pyrotechnics as we simulate a carrier take-off and was immortalized in the film “30 Seconds Over Tokyo.”
3:00 p.m. Commemorative Air Force 60th Anniversary Flyover
In 1957, the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) was founded. Experience a selection of the CAF Ghost Squadron, the world’s largest flying museum. Look on as B-17 Flying Fortresses, B-25 Mitchells, A-26 Invaders and others are joined by the B-29 Superfortress FIFI for a flyover like no other. Watch out for the wall of fire, as the aircraft pass overhead – bomb bays open!
4:00 p.m. Airborne Demonstration
Ever wonder what it took for World War II Airborne Troops to prepare for a combat drop? The Liberty Jump Team’s paratroopers will show you how as they prepare to drop from a C-47 Skytrain. The demonstration will include parachute checks and a static line drop.
5:00 p.m. Dogfight at Dusk
The P-40 Warhawk is one of the most iconic American fighters of the war. Emblazoned with Flying Tigers iconic shark teeth, you can end your CAF Wings Over Dallas experience watching a dogfight between the P-40 an it’s famous adversary, the Japanese Zero.
5:00 p.m. Gates Close
QUESTIONS? (888) 945-3008 or WODinfo@wingsoverdallas.org