Candy Bomber to Make Annual Trip to Dare County
Dare County Regional Airport
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.