Commercial airliners have limited lifespans. Ultimately, they must be retired from service, stored in " airplane boneyards " or graveyards, and finally disassembled and scrapped. Many of these boneyards are located in the dry deserts of the State of Arizona. Jetliners eventually reach end-of-life due to airframe wear, obsolescence, or economic conditions. Some jetliners are temporarily taken off flying status, and stored in a environment conducive to preservation.
Falcon Field in Mesa offering air tours in WWII planes
Beautifully restored aircraft. - Review of Commemorative Air Force Museum, Mesa, AZ - TripAdvisor
I appreciate your interest in Lauridsen Aircraft. Please use the form below for any comments you may have. Contact Us. If you prefer you may email me directly at hol lauridsenaviationmuseum. Thank you, Hans Lauridsen. This was the aircraft used by Lt. Former President George Bush Sr.
Night in the 40s Dance Tickets now on sale Click here. Ready to take a step back in time and see what it was really like to be part of the United States Air Force during times of combat? Plan your visit Get up close and personal with real wartime planes, artifacts, and stories at our WWII history museum in Mesa, Arizona. Bring your receipt on your first visit to pick up Annual Pass and 3-book set.
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