B-29 Doc will arrive at San Marcos Regional Airport Monday, April 17, and will be hosted by the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Central Texas Wing. Ground and flight deck tours will be available.
Photos by Brett Schauf, Visual Media Group
B-29 Doc Flying Experience adds Tour Stops in Texas in April
The B-29 Doc History Restored Tour will land in four cities in Texas during the month of April. The 18-day tour will include stops in Amarillo, San Marcos, Abilene and Sweetwater from April 13 through April 30.
All stops on the tour will include B-29 Doc Flight Experience rides, along with ground and cockpit tours of B-29 Doc, one of only two B-29 Superfortresses still airworthy and flying today.
• April 14-16: Amarillo (Texas Air & Space Museum)
• April 18-20: San Marcos (CAF Central Texas Wing)
• April 21-23: Abilene (Abilene Regional Airport & Abilene Aero)
• April 26-30: Sweetwater (National WASP Museum & WASP Homecoming & Fly-In) “The locations and hosts for our April tour in Texas all share the same mission as Doc: Honor the men and women who answered the call to design, build, fly and maintain these magnificent warbirds to protect our freedom during World War II and throughout the years since,” said Josh Wells, B-29 Doc executive director. “We must continue to work together to ensure the stories and legacies of our nation’s heroes are not forgotten by giving people a chance to get up close and personal with aviation and its storied history.”
B-29 Doc Flight Experience tickets are on sale now for all four tour stops in Texas during the month of April. Information about rides and flight ticket information can be found at b29doc.com/rides.