WARBIRDS TO FLY 2,200-MILE INTERNATIONAL MISSION TO PERFORM IN SAINT-BARTHÉLEMY
Texas Flying Legends Museum will launch five World War II Warbirds from Ellington Field for a 2,200-mile journey over the ocean to perform at the 2015 St. Barth’s Bucket Regatta on the French collectivity island of Saint-Barthélemy. They will join forces during their travels with four additional Warbirds from Lewis Air Legends of San Antonio, Texas. This historic journey will be one of the largest fleets of Warbirds to travel overseas since World War II ended.
On the way overseas, they will stop at Wings Over Miami Museum, Sunday, March 15, 2015. Follow Wings Over Miami’s Facebook page ( www.facebook.com/wingsovermiami ) to confirm the time of arrival. The museum can be reached at 305 233-5197.
Weather may prevent or slow the arrival into Miami, so please double check before you come out to the museum. Two tail numbers will be posted for interested people to follow the planes progress on www.flightaware.com .
The opportunity to see the planes will be only on the way to their airshow, they are coming back to the United States to attend Sun-n-Fun via different route and will not fly back through Miami. Regular museum rates will apply, however museum hours will be extended until sundown around 7:30pm.