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WWII Airborne Demonstration Team Open Hanger Day

The WWII Airborne Demonstration Team's Summer 2013 Open Hangar Day and Fly-In is set for Saturday, July 27th.

The Open Hangar Day and Fly-In concludes the teams Summer Jump school, which will be held at the at the historic Frederick Army Airfield section of the Frederick Regional Airport, southeast of Frederick, Oklahoma.

The event is free and open to the public starting at 8:00a.m. until 3:00p.m.

The World War II Airborne Demonstration Team extends a special invitation to all veterans of World War II to attend.

Throughout the day, military displays and memorabilia will be presented by the members of the WWII Airborne Demonstration Team. Historic military vehicles will also be on display. In addition, instructors and students from the jump school will be on-hand to show off their equipment and answer questions about the Team. An Airborne Jump Demonstration is planned for that morning.

The ride-along Airborne Experience will also be offered. Join as a Gold level Member and you will be entitled to a C-47 flight while it is dropping paratroopers.

 Many WWII Veterans will be in attendance, who will be honored that afternoon at the wing pinning ceremony for the jump school students.

In addition to the Airborne Team's activities, all pilots are invited to attend the fly-in, breakfast will be provided for fly-in participants. Lunch, drinks and snacks will be available at the event.

For more information, contact Sharon Bennett at 580-305-2289, or visit their website.

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