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The Aero Experience is a celebration of Midwest aviation and aerospace achievement. We invite you to join us as we explore the treasures of Midwest aviation through first-hand experiences. Our contributors take turns flying lead, and we are always looking for new destinations. Check in with The Aero Experience frequently to see where we will land today, and then go out and have your own aero experiences!

Blue skies,

Carmelo Turdo, Mark Nankivil and Fred Harl - The Aero Experience Team

Sunday, July 31, 2011

CAF's B-29 "Fifi" Arrives at Spirit of St. Louis Airport TAC Air Terminal

The Commemorative Air Force's B-29 "Fifi" arrived at Spirit of St. Louis Airport's TAC Air terminal today around 4:30 p.m.  It was joined by the MO CAF B-25J Mitchell "Show Me" on the apron.  "Fifi" will be in St. Louis for the next few days, and rides will be given as they are reserved.  B-29 combat veteran, Dick Windler, was on hand to welcome the B-29.  A crowd of enthusiasts gathered to view the aircraft, and here are a few photos of the event.  More coverage will follow this week. 

CAF's B-29 "Fifi" Taxis In After Landing in St. Louis, MO (Mark Nankivil Photo)

B-29 Combat Veteran, Dick Windler, Poses In Front of "Fifi" (Mark Nankivil Photo)

CAF B-29 "Fifi" at Spirit of St. Louis Airport, MO

CAF's B-29 "Fifi" Bomb Bay

Aviation Enthusiasts Gather to View CAF's B-29 "Fifi" in St. Louis

CAF's B-29 "Fifi" Attracts Attention in St. Louis

MO CAF B-25J "Show Me" Arrives at Spirit of St. Louis Airport

MO CAF B-25J "Show Me" Is Positioned Near B-29 "Fifi"

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