Take a Family Flight on a 1928 Luxury Airliner in Rochester
The Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) is bringing the first-ever mass-produced airliner to Rochester, Minnesota and you're invited for a ride aboard a flight July 14 - 17, 2022 at the Rochester International Airport.
What's the Plane, It Looks Super Cool?
It's the Ford Tri-Motor, known as the first luxury airliner, "Recall the energy, passion, and excitement of the Roaring '20s...the Ford Tri-Motor redefined world travel and marked the beginning of commercial flight."
Liberty Aviation Museum's 1928 Ford Tri-Motor 5-AT-B, serial No. 8, flew its first flight on December 1, 1928, and has been fully restored to flying standards and is ready for passengers.
The current tour has only two Midwest stops:
Rochester Ford Tri-Motor Tour Stop Public Flight Info -
Dates: Thursday-Sunday, July 14-17, 2022
Times: Thursday: 2-5 p.m., Friday-Sunday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Place: Rochester International Airport
Tickets: $52 - $72 - Click HERE to buy tickets
And July 25 - July 31, 2022, in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. Same ticket info as above, but click HERE for tickets.
More info from EAA
- We invite families to visit and learn all about our aircraft and our organization. Viewing the aircraft is free, so be sure to bring your camera along.
- Revenues from the Ford Tri-Motor tour help cover maintenance and operations costs for the aircraft and aid our ambition to keep the “Tin Goose” flying for many years to come.
- Hearing protection in the vicinity of aircraft is recommended. Earplugs will be made available for use.
- For any questions, or if you are interested in booking a full flight at a location, please contact Membership Services at 877-952-5395.
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