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Memphis Belle Exhibit Opening

May 19

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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 19, 2018

Plans are underway for a three day event (May 17-19, 2018) to include a WWII-era aircraft fly-in, WWII reenactors and vehicles, memorabilia and artifact displays, music from the era, related guest speakers for lectures, book signings and films, including both Memphis Belle films in the Air Force Museum Theatre. Activities will be both inside and outside the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.

The B-17F Memphis Belle will be placed on permanent public display on Thursday, May 17, 2018, with celebratory events on May 17-19, 2018.
The preliminary schedule of events is as follows:

Thursday, May 17, 2018

B-17F Memphis Belle Exhibit ribbon cutting
WWII aircraft on static display on the runway behind the museum
WWII reenactors and vehicles
Air Force Museum Theatre Living History Event ($)

Friday, May 18, 2018

B-17F Memphis Belle Exhibit open
WWII aircraft on static display on the runway behind the museum
WWII reenactors and vehicles
Glenn Miller Concert

Saturday, May 19, 2018

B-17F Memphis Belle Exhibit open
WWII aircraft on static display on the runway behind the museum
WWII reenactors and vehicles
Air Force Museum Theatre Living History Event ($)
Details are still being finalized. Please continue to check our website for updates.

http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/Upcoming/Boeing-B-17F-Memphis-Belle-Exhibit-Opening-May-17-2018/

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Venue

National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
1100 Spaatz Street
Riverside, OH 45433 USA
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Phone:
(937) 255-3286
Website:
http://www.nationalmuseum.af.mil/index.asp
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