B-29 Doc Superfortress to Soar into Wings Over the Rockies™
See the iconic B-29 Doc History Restored Tour at Exploration of Flight
Denver, CO (April 27, 2022) – Wings Over the Rockies in partnership with Signature Flight Support APA is thrilled to welcome the historic B-29 Superfortress known as Doc from May 6 to May 8 as part of the B-29 Doc History Restored Tour.
Guests will get to see B-29 Doc and a variety of warbirds up close, enjoy ground and cockpit tours, and even take to the skies and book a flight in this rare World War II bomber.
Ground and cockpit tours will be available Friday, May 6, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., as well as on Saturday and Sunday, May 7 and 8, from 12 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., following the morning ride flight schedules both days. All B-29 ground tours and flights will take place at Signature Flight Support, approximately one mile from Exploration of Flight.
Throughout the weekend at Exploration of Flight, guests can enjoy food trucks and see warbirds including a North American P-51D ‘Stang Evil’, Beech SNB-2 ‘Sonoran Beauty’ (also offering flights!), North American T-28 ‘Valkyrie’, North American SNJ-5 Texan, North American P-51D Mustang ‘Crusader’, Hawker Sea Fury and more.
“This tour stop at Wings Over the Rockies Exploration of Flight will give warbird fans a unique opportunity to see one of only two B-29 Superfortresses still airworthy and flying today,” said Josh Wells, B-29 Doc executive director. “Our mission with the B-29 Doc History Restored Tour is to tell the stories of the men and women who designed, built, flew and maintained these magnificent machines that helped deliver victory over oppression during World War II. We are proud to partner with Wings Over the Rockies and Signature Flight Support on this unique event.”
Event tickets include admission to Exploration of Flight and Signature Flight Support. Admission includes one ground and cockpit tour at Signature Flight Support and full-day admission to Exploration of Flight. For details about B-29 Doc Flight Experience, visit B29doc.com/Rides, and for details on admission tickets and event parking go to ExplorationofFlight.org/B29.
About Wings Over the Rockies:
Wings Over the Rockies is a Colorado-based non-profit organization dedicated to educating and inspiring all people about aviation and space endeavors of the past, present and future. By utilizing the Air & Space Museum in Denver’s historic Lowry neighborhood to preserve the past and the Exploration of Flight Center at Centennial Airport to focus on the present and future, Wings strives to encourage the future aerospace leaders of tomorrow. For more information about Wings Over the Rockies please visit WingsMuseum.org, ExplorationOfFlight.org or like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter & Instagram, connect with us on LinkedIn and subscribe to our YouTube channel.