Tulsa Air and Space Museum Hosting World War II Bomber

TULSA, Okla. - Sept. 27, 2021 - PRLog -- Information:
Tonya Blansett, Executive Director
918-834-9900 tblansett@tulsamuseum.org

For B-25 information, contact:
Dave Callanan, B-25 Public Affairs Executive
734-483-4030 ext. 233 dave.callanan@yankeeairmuseum.org

Tulsa Air and Space Museum Hosting World War II Bomber
B-25 Mitchell Coming October 1-3, 2021

September 27, 2021—The Tulsa Air and Space Museum today announced it is hosting a World War II bomber October 2 & 3, 2021.  The B-25 "Mitchell" Rosie's Reply is a medium bomber introduced in 1941 and named in honor of General William Mitchell.  The plane, based at Willow Run Airport in Michigan. "As a community rich with World War II history, we are honored to have this rare aircraft plan a visit here," said Tonya Blansett, Executive Director of The Tulsa Air and Space Museum.

"This year marks the 76th Anniversary of the End of World War Two and I encourage everyone to come out and see this award-winning, historic aircraft," said Dave Callanan, B-25 Public Affairs Executive.  "Touring the plane or even better, flying on it, will give you a deep appreciation of what our World War Two airmen did for us. It is an unforgettable experience."

The B-25 Rosie's Reply is expected to arrive at Tulsa International Airport by 3:30PM on Friday, October 1, 2021.  Ground tours of the aircraft are included with museum admission, but cockpit tours are unavailable as the aircraft structure includes a series of ladders.   Adult tickets cost $20, Museum members 10% discount, and children ages 5-17 are $10 each, and children ages 4 and under are free.

Air Adventure rides on the B-25 are available at a various times during the three day visit.  An Air Adventure ride is a 30-minute experience and costs $475.00. To order a B-25 Air Adventure visit www.yankeeairmuseum.org and click on "Fly With Us."

"It is impossible to keep planes like the Rosie's Reply B-25 operating without community support at home and everywhere we fly," said Callanan.  "We appreciate the support of the Tulsa Air and Space Museum for helping make this mission possible."


About Tulsa Air and Space Museum: With a mission Honoring the Past, Inspiring the Future, the Tulsa Air and Space Museum (TASM) has carved out a unique niche in the Oklahoma museum community. TASM has been exposing students to real-world applications of STEM for over 15 years.

About Yankee Air Museum:  Established in 1981 the Yankee Air Museum is a non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization.  Yankee Air Museum, located at 47884 D Street, Belleville, Michigan on the grounds of historic Willow Run Airport. Visit  www.yankeeairmuseum.org to discover more or call 734-483-4030.

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