This aircraft is based upon the remains of P-40N 42-104977, a WWII combat veteran which then-1st Lt. Joel Dixon Thorvaldson flew over New Guinea with the 8th Fighter Squadron’s Blacksheep in the 49th Fighter Group, 5th Air Force.

Rare WWII P-40N Warhawk to visit Peachtree City, Offer Training Flights to the Public

A rare 1940s P-40N Warhawk fighter plane will arrive in Peachtree City, Ga., for instructional flights Feb. 9-11 at the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Airbase Georgia Warbird Museum at Atlanta Regional Airport- Falcon Field. The Curtiss P-40N Warhawk, owned and operated by Warbird Adventures in Kissimmee, Fla., is fully configured […]

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Photo by Scott Slocum

Two Historic C-47 Transports Coming to WWII Heritage Days on their way to Normandy, France for D-Day Reenactment

Two historic Douglas C-47 Skytrain troop transport aircraft will highlight this year’s World War II Heritage Days, hosted by the Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Airbase Georgia April 27-28, 2019 at Atlanta Regional Airport (Falcon Field) in Peachtree City. The C-47 “That’s All, Brother” was recently restored to its original configuration […]

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