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Current Special Events

Wings of Freedom - Collings Foundation  | Visiting Aircraft Collings Fondation Web Site

Date & 
Times:

The Collins Foundation historical aircraft will arrive Westminister, Maryland.

Ariving:   Friday, October 13th @ 2:00 PM

Departing:   Sunday, October 15th @ 4:30 PM

Following their schedule Click Here
Walk Around
Tour Times: 

Fri - 2:00 PM to 4:30 PM (Arrived, tours started )

Sat - 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Sun - 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Tour Prices:  Adult - $15 at the gate
Kids - $5 at the gate (12 & under)*
Flights take place before and after tours.
  • 30-mins flight on the B-17 is $450 per person
  • 30-mins flight on the B-24 is $450 per person
  • 30-mins flight on the B-25 is $400 per person
  • 30-mins flight training on the TF-51D is $2200
  • 60-mins flight training on the TF-51D is $3200 **30 mins is one half of an hour**
    Call 978-562-9182 for flight reservations. (* must be in the company of a paid adult guest)  
  •  Aircraft 
    visiting:

    B-17G, B-24, B-25 & TP-51D
     Location:  Carroll County Regional Airport 
    Westminster, MD.
    Please use Old Meadowbranch Road
     Directions:  Event and Parking Directions
    Carroll County Airport, Wings of Freedom :
    Please use Meadow Branch Road from Littlestown Pike (RT-97) North of Westminster Maryland
      Traveling North on Littlestown Pike (RT-97) from Westminster, Maryland drive pass the airport and take the next available road on the left.
      Traveling South on Littlestown Pike (RT-97) towards Westminster, Maryland take the road after Pleasant Valley Road on the right.

    There is no general parking at the Airport for this event. Please use Meadow Branch Road
    Google Map Search: "type" old Meadow Branch road & Joleen Lane, 21157

    (Airport safety is very important - obey all rules and restrictions)

    A warm and special thanks to the Collings Foundation, Henry Ercks and family, the Carroll County Regional Airport staff, Civil Air Patrol of MD, the EAA, local VFW posts, our guests and participating volunteers for their assistance during our historic event. 

    There are "Static Displays" and "Aircraft Rides" available aboard the B-17G andHENRY G. ERCK III, LOCAL COORDINATOR, 410-688-7412 B-24J. Pilots can receive flight experience aboard the TP-51C. All paid rides and flight experience donations are tax deductible to the Collings Foundation aircraft preservation. 

     

    Click here for directions to the airport. If you plan to arrive in your private aircraft. Contact the FBO before arriving. Your responsible for a flight planning before arriving or departing KDMW. ** Price is based on last update to this web site and is not guaranteed accurate. 


    "Wings of Freedom" Historical Aircraft Flight Line

    Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress - "Nine-0-Nine"

    Wingspan: 103 ft, 9.3 in | Length: 74 ft, 9 in | Height: 19 ft, 1 in  
    Empty weight: 36,135 lbs | Maximum weight:  weight 72,000 lbs 
    Powerplants: Four 1200 hp Wright R-1820-97 Engines 
    Armament: 13 M2 .50" Browning Machine Guns 
    Payload: ~6,000 lbs (typical combat load)
    Crew: 10 
    Maximum Speed: 250 mph
    Service Ceiling: 35,000 ft
    Range: 2,400 miles 
    See a video > Click > B-17G Arrival > Download & Play

    North American B-25J Mitchell Bomber - "Tondelayo"
    345th Bomb Group, 500th Bomb Squadron, 5th Air Force, WW-II

    Wingspan: 67 feet, 7 in. | Length: 52 feet, 11 in. | Height :  6 feet, 4 in.  
    Empty weight: 19,480 lbs | Maximum weight:  35,000 pounds
    Powerplants: 2 1,700 hp Wright R-2600-92 Cyclone radial engines  
    Armament: 12 12.7mm machine guns   |   4,000 pounds of bombs  
    Crew: 5 to 7  
    Maximum Speed:   272 mph
    Service Ceiling:   24,200 feet
    Range:   1,350 miles

    Consolidated B-24J Liberator - "Witchcraft"
    467th Bomb Group, 790th Bomb Squadron,

    Liberator | B-24 | Consolidated Wingspan: 110 feet | Length: 67 ft, 7 5/8 in. | Height: 18 ft Witchhcraft
    Empty weight: 36,500 lbs. | Maximum weight: 65,000 lbs. 
    Powerplants: Four 1200 hp Pratt & Whitney R-1830-65 Engines 
    Armament: Ten .50 caliber guns
    Crew: 10 
    Maximum Speed: 290 mph 
    Service Ceiling: 28,000 ft
    Range: 3,000 miles 

    North American TP-51C Mustang - "Betty Jane"

    Wingspan: 37 ft | Length: 32 ft 3 in. | Height: 13 ft 8 in. 
    Empty weight: 7,450 lbs | Maximum weight: 11,200 lbs 
    Powerplants: 1 Packard Merlin V-1650-7 1300 hp 
    Armament: Six wing mounted .50 Cal Machine Guns 
    Crew: 1 (note: this model allows for a second seat) Betty Jane | P-51C | Legendary | http://www.collingsfoundation.org/aircrafts/north-american-tp-51c-mustang/
    Maximum Speed: 440 mph 
    Ceiling: 30,000 ft 
    Range: 1,600 miles
    See a video > Click > P-51C Departure > Download & Play


    Visiting Aircraft:

    Carroll County Regional Airport hosts many aviation events and visiting aircraft. 
    You may see military aircraft, experimental, corporate and private planes. 

     


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