We have been waiting to get some operational hours under the wings of the new TF-51D Mustang - before the big roll out. Here she is - an absolutely perfect restoration of the last remaining original TF-51D Mustangs converted by Temco under a government contract. ~ Full dual control...
We are working on posting a new page on the website featuring this recent addition to CF's fighters. Should have up by end of week.

One of the most fantastic sights during the Foundation's Race of the Century event - A line up of early 1900 classics (most Model Ts) ready to race! The winner goes on to race....a horse? Not quite sure how it will end this year. ...

We are honored to display the restored Curtiss Pusher at Oshkosh before heading to the Museum in MA. ...

Caroline Collings took this picture today - Our crew getting the new TF-51D Mustang "Toulouse Nuts" ready for the judges at Oshkosh. Hoping for another Grand Champion ...

Pulled out the Waco today. Getting the aircraft ready for Race of the Century - Here at the foundation July 30th and 31st. ...

Thank you for your assistance in promoting the Wings of Freedom Nationwide Tour: A living history display of the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator, and North American B-25 Mitchell… America’s backbone bomber aircraft of World War II.

Sixty years after their use over the skies of enemy territory, they embark on a new mission over the skies of America to honor our veterans of World War II, promote education of our future generations about the role of the aircraft and the flight crews of World War II, and to preserve these treasures of American aviation history where they belong: the sky.

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If you have any questions, please contact Collings Foundation Director of Marketing, Hunter Chaney at 978-562-9182 (MA) or email:hchaney@collingsfoundation.org

Please also feel free to refer to the Collings Foundation Website at:



  • Please contact Director of Marketing, Hunter Chaney via email for press releases that are specific to a particular stop.
  • hchaney@collingsfoundation.org


  • Background sheet for the Collings Foundation
  • Background Sheet for the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress
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  • Background Sheet for the Consolidated B-24 Liberator
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  • Background Sheet for the North American B-25 Mitchell
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  • Background Sheet for the North American P-51 Mustang
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Contact Information

The Collings Foundation
P.O. Box 248
Stow, MA 01775
Phone: 978-562-9182
Fax: 978-568-8231
email: info@collingsfoundation.org
website: http://www.collingsfoundation.org


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B-24 Liberator, B-17 Flying Fortress and P-51 Mustang in formation.

B-24 Liberator, B-17 Flying Fortress and P-51 Mustang in formation.

Chief Pilot Jim Harley at the controls of "Betty Jane."

Chief Pilot Jim Harley at the controls of “Betty Jane.”

B-24 and B-17 in formation

B-24 and B-17 in formation


30sec Wings of Freedom

December 2015

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