News Archive for December, 2018

Yankee Warrior B-25 Turns 75 Years Old!

On Saturday, December 8, Yankee Air Museum’s rare and highly prized World War II combat aircraft B-25D Yankee Warrior turned 75! We celebrated with a good old-fashioned birthday party in Hangar 1 at Willow Run for our Yankee Air Museum Members. Our beloved Yankee Warrior, serial number 43-3634, was manufactured on December 8, 1943, by North […]

Holiday Gifts from Willow Run!

It’s not too late to select some great Willow Run gifts for everyone on your holiday list! We have a wonderful book, Willow Run: Images of Aviation… and the fascinating and informative Willow Run DVD, originally filmed in the 1940s. Also featured are beautiful art prints by David J. Ails. Inscribed Willow Run bricks and […]

So Grateful! Construction Update November 2018

The Yankee Air Museum is continuing its work to renovate the famed World War II Willow Run Bomber Plant, to become the Museum’s new home! Since acquiring a portion of the Willow Run Bomber Plant, we have created an exciting plan for the new museum, enclosed and painted the building structure, and begun the long […]