April 27, 2019 Conroe Open House - Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport, Conroe, TX
Come see the B-17 Flying Fortress "Texas Raiders" along with her warbird friends at an open house at General Aviation Services, 5260 Central Parkway, Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport, Conroe, TX on Saturday April 27, 2019.
Tours of the aircraft start at 10 AM and run until 4 PM except for flight times and are $10 for adults, $5 for children or $20 for a family of up to five members. That will give you access to all aircraft.
Flights on the Flying Fortress start at $475. Those who wish to fly on Texas Raiders can call 1-855-FLY-A-B17 (1-855-359-2217) or reserve on line at www.B17TexasRaiders.org.
Aditional aircraft will be:
AT6 Texan Ace in the Hole
Take off in the legendary trainer of WWII. Thousands of our aviators were taught how to fly in the T6 "Texan". This is a true warbird ride that will take you back 50 years.
N3N Navy Trainer Yellow Peril
See Houston from the open cockpit of the classic bi-plane trainer.
You can also sign up for a ride in the SB2C Helldiver!
This is your opportunity to experience a once in a lifetime adventure and take a historic flight on the last flying SB2C Helldiver in the World!! Experience the thrill of lifetime when you board the Navy’s deadliest aircraft of WWII.
When you take flight you will feel the power of the R2600-20 radial engine’s 1900 horse power as you sit in the gunner’s seat. This is an assault on your senses and an experience you will never forget. Reserve your ride today on the battleship destroyer! The “BEAST” is ready and waiting for you. Scroll down for online booking.