Texas Raiders B-17 Bomber Offering Flight Rides Starting on Saturday

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

MIDLAND - It's a great way to kick off the Memorial Day weekend, experiencing a living piece of history.

Just head over the Commemorative Air Force on Saturday afternoon.

The Texas Raiders B-17 bomber will be making an appearance.

The World War II era bomber has been featured in many air shows.

But get this, you'll get more than just a chance to touch it.

The Texas Raiders are making the bomber available for flights until May 28.

The B-17 is one of nine remaining flying B-17's in the world.