Boeing B-29 Bomber Coming To Muskogee

Thursday, September 17th 2015, 11:37 am
By: News On 6

The world's only flying B-29 Superfortress will be at Muskogee's Davis Field next week.

The four-engine bomber called "FiFi" is part of the Commemorative Air Force's World War II aircraft tour across the U.S.  

The Boeing Superfortress is a four-engine propeller-driven heavy bomber flown primarily during World War II and the Korean War.  

Other aircraft scheduled for the show September 21-23 include a F4U Corsair, C-45 Expeditor and a Stearman biplane.  

The Commemorative Air Force will also sell rides in all four planes. The B-29 will only be offering rides Wednesday morning.

Air Power History Tour

The event at Davis Field at 1200 Sabre Road opens Monday at 2 p.m. and runs through September 23 at 5 p.m.  Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children ages 10-17 and children under age 10 are free.