Gathering of War Birds

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1943 PT Fairchild
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2525 Aviation Road - Waukesha, WI 53188
Information: 262-542-0330
Information: 262-227-5568

Korean War era and World War II era aircrafts will be in the air over Waukesha and on the ground at the Waukesha County Airport. The Gathering of Warbirds is a family-friendly event featuring historic and modern military aircraft, aircraft tours and rides, and education activities for all ages. It’s aimed at anyone who enjoys seeing historic and modern military aircraft and fighter jets fly throughout the day. Aircraft presentations and tours will provide hands-on opportunities for families and aviation history buffs alike.   

$20 per carload includes parking and gate fee for everyone in vehicle. Pets are not allowed at the event.

Booking Rides: Rides in the B-25 Miss Mitchell are $450 for a 20-minute flight experience. You can also buy a ride in the Commemorative Air Force Wisconsin Wing’s Fairchild PT-26 or North American SNJ-5.

  • History/Heritage Type
    • Military Heritage
    • Transportation Heritage
  • Fair/Festival Type
    • Other

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