Venice, FL –
Address Information: 150 Airport Ave E, Venice, FL 34285
Warbirds…A sky-blazing annual event at the Venice Municipal Airport. Restored World War II planes including the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, the Consolidated B-24 Liberator, and the P-51 Mustang fly into the airport bringing awestruck visitors back to the days when airport was established as an active military base. These planes visit 120 cities in more than 35 states every year on a tour put on by the Collings Foundation, founded to preserve the history of aviation. Event visitors are encouraged to tour the planes, speak with the veterans who come, and fly in the planes for 30 minute flight experience opportunities and even have “stick time” aboard the P-51.
2018 Pricing and Information
$15 Adults / $5 Children 12 and under
The 2018 Wings of Freedom Tour will be located at the Venice Municipal Airport, located at 400 Airport Ave. East, Venice, FL 34285. The Airport Administrations phone number is 800-568-8924. Walk through tour times are:
Feb 8, 2018 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Feb 9, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Feb 10, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Feb 11, 2018 from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Flights take place before and after tours. Call 978-562-9182 for Flight Reservations.
30-min flight on the B-17 or B-24 is $450 per person
30-min flight training on the TF-51D is $2200.
60-min flight training on the TF-51D is $3200.