WHO: James Atherton – Cal Aero Academy ground and flight instructor. Delivery pilot of all the pursuit aircraft of WWII.
Sandy Ross – Cal Aero Academy student graduate and past president of the P-47 Pilots Association.
Planes of Fame Air Museum historians and authors
WHAT: We present eyewitness accounts and a discussion panel of experts followed by a flight demonstration featuring Stearmans flying in formation overhead. Museum members are entered into a raffle for a flight in our Stearman. POF Airshow 2009 logo t-shirts will be available for pre-purchase in the gift shop!
WHEN: Saturday, May 2, 2009; 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Speaker Presentation
WHERE: Planes of Fame Air Museum
7000 Merrill Avenue
Chino, CA 91710
WHY: The final event, Cal Aero Field History, leading up to Planes of Fame Airshow 2009 on May 16 – 17, continues our ongoing commitment to restore, display, and fly historically significant aircraft for the public.
On the first Saturday of every month Planes of Fame Air Museum, a 501(c)(3), hosts a Living History Flying Day featuring an aircraft from our extensive WWII flyable collection in order to educate and inspire current and future generations. Museum members and active military are free. View our website at http://www.planesoffame.org/ for more information.
Contact: Andrea Eldridge (909) 597-7576