Historic planes on display at Cecil Airport this weekend

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Historic World War II aircraft, including the B-29 Superfortress bomber FIFI, will be on display this weekend at Cecil Airport.

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) AirPower History Tour will also bring a Douglas AD-5 Skyraider, the C-45 Expeditor Bucket of Bolts, a PT-17 Stearman and a recently restored Stearman Junior Speedmail. Attendees can tour the B-29 and purchase rides on the other planes, according to a release.

Admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children, ages 11-18. Children ages 10 and under are free. The airplanes will be on static display when they are not flying. B-29 cockpit tours are included in the admission price and rides are available in most of the airplanes.

Ride prices range from $75 to $1,595. Ride reservations can be made at www.AirPowerTour.org. Parking is free. Pets and coolers are not allowed at the event.


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