Ride in a Vintage Warbird for Veterans Day at KCXO

by HPA · November 8, 2017

Ride in a Vintage Warbird for Veterans Day in Conroe, TX

How would you like to celebrate Veterans Day, ride in a vintage warbird, and take 75% of the cost of the flight off your taxes? Come out to Conroe, TX on Saturday, November 11, for the last chance to ride Texas Raiders in 2017. General Aviation Services is sponsoring the tours and flights along with the Commemorative Airforce, a 201 (c) (3) organization.

The iconic WWII bomber Texas Raiders and her warbird friends will be open for flights and tours for one day only, Saturday, November 11. Enjoy a cockpit tour in each of the vintage military aircraft, including the famous T-6 Texan advanced trainer Ace in the Hole, and the beloved N3N bi-plane Yellow Peril. Put your hands on history or take the ultimate Living History Flight Experience in the afternoon on one of these beautifully restored aircraft, and see Lake Conroe from the sky!

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Come see the B-17 Flying Fortress “Texas Raiders” along with her Warbird friends at General Aviation Services, 5260 Central Parkway, Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport, Conroe, TX on Saturday Nov 11, 2017. Tours and rides from 10 AM until 4 PM. GAS is located at Conroe North Houston Regional Airport.

Attending aircraft:

AT6 Texan Ace in the Hole

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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

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See Houston from the open cockpit of the classic bi-plane trainer.

Flights are $255 to $345 on the single-engine trainers, or $475 to $850 on the B-17 Flying Fortress.

Cockpit tours will be scheduled from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM.

Warbird Flights will be scheduled from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM.

Cockpit tour admission price:

  • $10 for adults
  • $5 for children under 12
  • $20 for a family of up to five

Don’t forget that 75% of the cost of your flight is tax deductible.

For more information, or to make flight reservations call 855-FLY-A-B17

or go to b17texasraiders.org.

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