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Aviation Adventure
Speaker Series


History of the B-17

Presented by Sean Elliott

Thursday, April 17
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Learn about the design and development of the B-17 Flying Fortress, the strategic bomber that helped turn the tide in World War II. Each type from the model 299 prototype to the final B-17G and B-17H conversions will be discussed.

Free admission to the general public. All lectures held in the EAA Founders Wing. Enjoy a “beyond the ropes” museum tour immediately following the presentation.

For more information, please call 920-426-6823.


Landing a C-97G at Dodgeville
Presented by Tom Thomas

Thursday, May 15
7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

In 1977, the owner of Dodgeville Airport in Wisconsin purchased a Boeing C-97G for the purpose of turning it into an airplane restaurant. Tom Thomas will share his story of the role he played in getting the huge stratofreighter into the 2,700- x 30-foot airport.

Free admission to the general public. All lectures held in the EAA Founders Wing. Enjoy a “beyond the ropes” museum tour immediately following the presentation.

For more information, please call 920-426-6823.

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Member Swap Day
with Oshkosh Museums


Sunday, July 6


Are you a member of EAA AirVenture Museum, Paine Art Center and Gardens, or Oshkosh Public Museum? Members of EAA, Paine Art Center or Oshkosh Public Museum will be able to enjoy free admission to all of three of these Oshkosh-area museums on Sunday, July 6.

Simply show your valid membership card and ID at any of the participating museums during their regular business hours.* Expand your horizons and explore world-class attractions in your own backyard.

*Must show all membership cards if you have a Family membership. Charges may apply to additional experiences.

EAA AirVenture Museum
Hours: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

www.airventuremuseum.org


Paine Art Center & Gardens

Hours: 11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

www.thepaine.org


Oshkosh Public Museum

Hours: 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

www.oshkoshmuseum.org








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