Experience History in Flight at the Oakland County International Airport Ride a World War II B-25 Bomber or a WWII Troop Carrier
– Adventure awaits Oakland County residents desiring a visceral experience on historic aircraft this weekend at the Oakland County International Airport located at 6500 Highland Road, Waterford Township, Michigan 48327. Encounter the power, nimbleness and iconic sound of
radial engines of the World War II battle-tested B-25, Rosie’s Reply, or experience a ride that thousands of
Allied troops took during World War II on the C-47 Skytrain, Hairless Joe. Don’t miss this opportunity to
experience history in flight.
Take a ride into yesteryear on the B-25 Rosie’s Reply. Our B-25D is the only flying model of that aircraft today
and is one of very few aircraft that experienced combat during WWII. Public rides on the B-25 are available at
1:00pm until 3:00pm. The ride is a 20-minute experience and costs $475.00 per person for one of four rearcompartment seats, which also gives access to the turret and tail section. Two flight deck and nose seats are
also available for $575. To reserve your seat, go to https://yankeeairmuseum.org/fly/#b25.
You can also ride in an aircraft that pays homage to the heroic crews operating in the China-Burma-India (CBI)
theater of World War II. For thrill seekers desiring a once-in-a-lifetime experience, rides on the C-47 are available
from 11:00am until 1:00pm The ride is a 20-minute experience and costs $225.00 per person. Order now at
https://yankeeairmuseum.org/fly/#c47 or take a chance and walk up the day of the flight.