May 7 @ 10:00 am – May 8 @ 4:00 pm
CAF CAPITAL WING WARBIRD SHOWCASE AT WARRENTON FAUQUIER AIRPORT
Warrenton Fauquier Airport
The Commemorative Air Force, Capital Wing, Warbird Showcase will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the New Terminal Ramp of Warrenton-Fauquier Airport on May 7-8.
The Capital Wing, based at the Culpeper Regional Airport, flies 4 iconic WWII warbirds: Stinson L-5 Sentinel forward air controller, Fairchild F24/UC-61 Forwarder, Vultee BT-13 Valiant, and a General Motors TBM Avenger. In addition to the headliners TBM Avenger “Doris Mae” and B-25 “Panchito,” other warbirds are also on display.
Also featured are a 1951 USCG Jeep, Martin B-26 50-cal machine gun turret, Huey helicopter fuselage with re-enactors in full period uniforms, Capitol Wing PX trailer, and food and refreshments available for purchase.
The Capital Wing of the Commemorative Air Force offers a thrilling flight experience in a vintage WWII aircraft at each of its Warbird Showcase events. Each Showcase is unique and you’re certain to have an exciting experience.
The Warbird Showcase event is free to the public and you can purchase rides at the Capital Wing website.