The mass formation jump caps a week of airborne commemorations.
A mass formation airborne jump from Douglas C-47s and variants to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the Normandy Invasion (Operation Overlord) re-creates the sound and…
A group of historic Douglas C-47s make a successful Atlantic crossing for the Normandy commemoration.
The D-Day Squadron launched its group of Douglas C-47s and DC-3s across the Atlantic Ocean on May 19, 2019, to ensure they arrive in time for the 75th anniversary of the…
Dayton, Ohio native dies at age 103.
The last member of Jimmy Doolittle's famed Tokyo raiders has passed away at 103.
A new documentary airing on PBS stations Nov. 7 chronicles the search for a missing B-24 and her crew.
A B-24 D-1 bomber associated with 11 American servicemen missing in action from World War II was recently found in Hansa Bay off Papua New Guinea by Project Recover, a collaborative team of marine scientists, archaeologists, and volunteers who have combined efforts to locate aircraft associated with MIAs from World War II. The crew of […]
Just published is “Liberators over the Atlantic,” by Jack Colman and Richard Colman, which chronicles a young man’s flying experiences during World War II, including insight into flying the iconic B-24 Liberator. Growing up in York, England, Jack Colman achieved his long-held desire to become a pilot by joining the Royal Air Force in October […]