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Museum of Flight World War II Bomber Rides and Tours Aug. 1-13

SEATTLE – The Commemorative Air Force’s meticulously restored World War II B-17 and B-25 bombers will be flying to the Museum for tours and rides Aug. 1-13. The Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Sentimental Journey, and the North American B-25 Mitchell, Maid in the Shade, are part of the CAF Flying Legends of Victory Tour. The two aircraft will also fly in the Boeing Seafair Airshow on Aug. 4-6, and they will be attractions within the Museum’s Seafair weekend flightline festival, Jet Blast Bash.

Ground tours are purchased at the gate. Please book flights online at the CAF Flying Legends of Victory website, tickets are not available through the Museum.

Ground Tours
Aug. 1-6:
9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (and to 9 p.m. on Aug. 3)
Museum admission is required for ground tours during Jet Blast Bash (Aug 5-6).
Aug. 8-9:
9 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Aug. 10-13
2-6 p.m.

Bomber rides
Aug. 10-13, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
B-17 Flights
$475 per waist compartment seat (6 seats/flight)
B-25 Flights
$375 per radio room seat (4 seats/flight)
Book flights online

For Museum information, please call 206-764-5720 or visit

B-25 Maid in the Shade, photo courtesy CAF.