LYON AIR MUSEUM B-17 FLYING FORTRESS ‘FUDDY DUDDY’ IN ‘HISTORY TAKES FLIGHT’ EVENT FEB. 11
Iconic WW II Long-Range Heavy Bomber Aircraft at John Wayne Airport
SANTA ANA, Calif., January 23, 2012—World War II comes to life on Sat., Feb. 11 at Orange County’s John Wayne Airport when the biggest, most powerful bird in Lyon Air Museum’s collection – the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress “Fuddy Duddy” – roars into the air as part of the Museum’s “History Takes Flight” program.
“Our ‘History Takes Flight’ events enable us to share with the public some of the amazing aircraft made famous during the titanic global struggle for freedom that was World War II,” said Mark Foster, president of Lyon Air Museum, a premier Southern California showcase for vintage WWII era aircraft and automobiles. Continue reading