|Beechcraft Staggerwing D17S|
Executive Aviation in the 1930's
In Everett Washington near Paine field you will find an aviation museum called Historic Flight (www.historicflight.org). This museum features commercial and military aircraft that were produced from 1927 to 1957.
The museum was founded in 2003 as a non-profit foundation by John T. Sessions, a Seattle attorney and flight enthusiast. The museum offers visitors a hands-on experience with many of its aircraft. The museum has added about two planes per year to the collection.
|"Grumpy" B25D Mitchell|
F7F Tiger Cat
P-51B Mustang, Historic Flight
|Pan Am DC-3|
|Czech Spitfire Mark IXe|
Admission is $12 for adults. If you become a member you can even fly aboard these historic aircraft -- it costs $495, for example, to fly in the B-25D Mitchell "Grumpy". If you don't want to spend that kind of money or can't come to Washington state see video below!
Commander Kelly says, "If you like planes and are in the Northwest be sure to visit Historic Flight!"
You can now find Commander Kelly's first book, America Invades, here www.americainvades.com or on Amazon www.amzn.com/1940598427