WWII aircraft exhibit delayed

The arrival of the restored World War II B-17 bomber “Sentimental Journey” at the Lima Allen County Airport has been delayed.

Originally scheduled for June 12 to 18, the aircraft is expected to arrive on Friday, with tours available from 2 to 6 p.m. that day as well as Saturday and Sunday.

Rides run Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

It is free for the public to come and look at planes, aircraft tours cost $10 per person, $20 for a family of four; rides are $425 per waist compartment seat and $850 for bombardier/navigator seats in the nose and are limited to eight passengers per flight.

Ride reservations are required and can be made at http://bit.ly/LimaOH or by calling 480-462-2992.

The airport is located at 700 Airport Drive, Lima.


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