Postings by Amanda Coke
The maintenance crew for the Commemorative Airforce's B-17G,“Texas Raiders” that is stationed out of Conroe Texas. Took a wrong turn and made a memorable visit to Lear Field.One of the guys, Paul Bienvenu, The Woodlands TX, saw the P-51 that was one of our three Fun Fly pilots’ drawings, fell in love with it, and registered.Sunday came with good news that Paul had won the P-51.The P-51 will escort the Texas Raiders B-17G from here to El Reno Ok via being in the tail section of the B-17G.
Amarillo Arks club will be having their Annual War Bird Event this coming weekend August 10th and 11th at the ARKS field (Amarillo). Proceeds from this years event will be donated to the Honor Flight Society that provides veterans travel expenses to Washington DC. The Amarillo ARKS club will also make an additional donation to this very worthy cause to honor our military veterans for the sacrifices they have made for our great nation insuring our freedoms. Please plan to attend this very worth while event there is sure to be some excellent fellowship, nice airplanes and possibly a full scale fly over of military aircraft. Lunch will be available.
For Additional Information please call Mark Cavitt 806-672-4868 if no answer please leave message I will return your call.
Vice PresidentLawrence Harville