Fly the Fortress & Friends In Cobb County, GA
May 24-May 27. On May 24, history will come alive when FIVE vintage warbirds roar into Cobb County Airport led by the most iconic aircraft of WWII: the B-17 Flying Fortress Texas Raiders. Joining the bomber will be five other vintage aircraft including the popular SNJ Texan advanced trainer in which thousands of U.S. airmen learned to fly, a twin-engine JRB Expeditor Navy transport in which the whole family can fly together, a T34 Mentor trainer, and the legendary and rare SBD Dauntless.
The public is invited to enjoy onboard tours with the aircraft crews, or to take the ultimate Living History Flight Experience and see the Kennesaw and Marietta from the sky! Admission to the event includes access to all the aircraft for cockpit tours and briefings by flight crews. Ground tours will be conducted from Noon to 5 PM Monday, 10 AM to 5 PM on Tuesday-
Thursday, excluding flying times. TOURS • $10 for an adult • $5 for children under 12 • $20 for a family of up to 5 A limited number of flights are available on the warbirds: FLIGHTS • B-17 flights start at $475 • SNJ Texan are $380 • JRB Expeditor are $100 • T-34 are $195 • SBD are $995 Those who wish to fly can call 855-FLY-A-B17 (1-855-359-2217) or reserve online at the ticket link