The Korean War – Close Air Support 2786
The Korean War – Close Air Support
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John Fredrickson; Air Force Veteran, author and 36-year Boeing employee, (retired), presents “Close Air Support during the Korean War”.  He’ll discuss the vicious clash between democracy and communism, interwoven with the transition from the best fighter of World War II, the North American P-51 Mustang, to the first American sweptwing jet, the North American F-86 Sabre.  The role of Japan as a nearby refuge for resupply, overhaul and a safe haven will be probed along with the relationship of people and weapons from the earlier World War to the later conflict in Vietnam.
 
Date & Time
Wednesday November 13th, 2019 7:00pm PST
End Date & Time
Wednesday November 13th, 2019 8:30pm PST
Venue/Location
Historic Flight Foundation
Address
10719 Bernie Webber Drive
Mukilteo, WA 98275-548
United States
Airport Name
Paine Field
Airport ID
KPAE
AOPA Hosted?
No
AOPA Presence?
No
Cost
Admission at the door: $15 Adult $12 Senior/Military $10 Youth 17 to 11 Free 10 and under
Contact Person
Stacey Ellingson
Contact Email
visitorservices@historicflight.org
Contact Phone
425-348-3200
Category Other

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Date & Time: 11/13/2019 07:00:00 PM PST