Historic Wendover Airfield is excited to present the B-25 Mitchell "Maid in the Shade" as part of our 2014 air show! In addition the aircraft will be available for rides throughout the week prior to the show.
In addition to getting a rare expereience to fly in a World War II aircraft our gracious sponsors at the Nugget State Line are giving away a FREE jacuzzi Suite room and dinner for the date of your flight if you purchase a front seat ride Monday through Thursday.
PLEASE BE AWARE THERE IS A MINIMUM OF THREE RIDERS NEEDED FOR EACH FLIGHT!
All of our warbird rides follow the same format, unless otherwise noted. Please plan on arriving to the Wendover airport at least one hour before your scheduled flight time.
Pre-boarding: 1/2 to 1 hour before take-off; crew/passenger briefing and paperwork
Boarding: Passenger placement, seat belt check (5 minutes)
Engine start-up/Run-up: Before take off, run-up of engines and taxi to active runway (10 minutes)
Flight time (in air): Aerial tour lasting about 20-25 minutes (*times vary for the Stearman; see below)
Landing/Taxi/Engine shut down: Safe return back to base and taxi back to the area where you boarded the plane (5 minutes)
Disembark: Once the plane is secure and the crew has opened the exit(s)
Total Time on Board: Your entire experience is expected to last about 40-45 minutes
2014/09/01 - 2014/09/05
Additional time info:
Please note that flight times can be arranged throughtout the day and typically the flight expereience is about 45 minutes.