Vintage WWII planes arrive in Greenville on Friday

The B-24J is the sole remaining example of its type flying in the World. The B-25 is best known for being used in the daring Doolittle raid.
The B-24J is the sole remaining example of its type flying in the World. The B-25 is best known for being used in the daring Doolittle raid.

GREENVILLE (WSPA) – Four vintage aircraft from World War II will be on display at the Greenville Downtown Airport starting on Friday.

A North American B-25 Mitchell “Tondelayo,” a Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress “Nine O Nine, a Consolidated B-24 Liberator “Witchcraft” and P-51 Mustang “Toulouse Nuts” fighter will be part of this year’s Wings of Freedom Tour of WWII Vintage Aircraft.

The planes will be at the airport from Friday through Sunday next to the Runway Café. Ticket prices to observe the planes both inside and out are $12 for adults and $6 for children under 12.

Tour times on Friday are 2:00 to 4:00 pm, Saturday from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm and Sunday from 9:00 – 4:30 pm.

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