Candy Bomber to Make Annual Trip to Dare County

Date: December 18, 2011
Time: 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Location:  Show map
Dare County Regional Airport
Airport Road
Manteo, NC 27954

The Berlin Airlife Historical Founation c-54/R5- aircran, The Spirit of Freedom will arrive at the Dare County Regional Airport on December 16th for a schedule of weekend acitivites.

The aircraft will be open for viewing by the public.

Friday, December 16, 2011:

Freedom arrives at the Dare County Regional Airport and is on display.

Saturday, December 17, 2011:

Spirit of Freeom will take part in the Wright Brothers flyover celebration event.

Sunday, December 18, 2011:

Gail S. Halvorsen, Col. USAF (Ret), The Candy Bomber, Spirt of Freedom will do a reenactment of airlift pilots dropping  candy to Berlin children.  There will be two candy drops on Sunday.

1:30 pm - Candy Drop for ages 6 and under

1:45 pm - Candy Drop for ages 7 and up

2:00 pm - Santa lands onbaord The Spirt of Freedom and children will be able to visit with Santa and have their picture taken.

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