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This young man was in awe of Mr. Paul Barnett. Little Jacob wants to become an aviator and had several questions for our Fighter Pilot. Paul encouraged him to never stop studying and believing in his dreams. As these two hung out a crowd formed behind the ropes to watch the inspiring moment take place. Keeping our younger generations engaged and inspired is extremely important on our tour, and we are here to do just that. He and his father left hand in hand, smiling big. ...

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Kalispell, MT – Glacier Park International Airport (GPI)

July 3 @ 2:00 pm - July 5 @ 2:00 pm

$5 – $15

Experience the Wings of Freedom Tour

Come out and experience World War II history on the ground and in the air with the Wings of Freedom Tour! See our original WWII warbirds up-close and personal with walk through tours of authentically restored interiors of the B-17 Flying Fortress and B-24 Liberator and see the B-25 Mitchell, P-51 Mustang, and P-40 Warhawk on the ramp as well.

For an even more exciting visit, take flight aboard one of our aircraft for an incredible flight experience or flight training! Learn more about each flight and book online at the links below!

Wings of Freedom Kalispell, MT Update – Weather enroute from Spokane to Kalispell has significantly delayed the arrival of the tour into Kalispell on Wednesday, July 3rd. We are working hard to at least arrive before sunset, to allow us to open on July 4th, but we are unable to give an exact window for arrival. There will be no public access on July 3rd as a result. We appreciate your patience.

Ground and Walk Through Tours

Explore the insides of the B-17 & B-24 and see the other aircraft on the ramp. Tours are self-guided. Reservations are not needed for walk through tours.

Admission: $15 Adults / $5 Children 12 and under. World War II veterans admitted for free.

Ground and Walk Through Tour Times
7/3/2019 – 2:00 PM till 5:00 PM
7/4/2019 – 9:30 AM till 5:00 PM
7/5/2019 – 9:30 AM till 12:00 PM

Availability of select aircraft for ground viewing is subject to change based on weather and maintenance circumstances.


 

Take a Flight!

Exciting flight experiences on the B-17 Flying Fortress, B-24 Liberator, and B-25 Mitchell are available at this tour location. Flight training (no experience necessary) on the P-51 Mustang and P-40 Warhawk is also available to actually take the controls and fly the famous fighters of WWII with an experienced instructor for either 30 minutes or 60 minutes!

Book your flight today! Click on the link to the aircraft you want to fly below:

To make a reservation by phone, call 978-562-9182 (10:00am to 6:00pm Eastern). All flights are a tax-deductible donation!

Details

Start:
July 3 @ 2:00 pm
End:
July 5 @ 2:00 pm
Cost:
$5 – $15
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Venue

Kalispell, MT
4400 US-2
Kalispell, MT 59901 United States
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