Dedication of World War II hangar set at BGE

The Decatur County Board of Commissioners will conduct a dedication ceremony Saturday, April 5, for Phase I of the World War II Hangar renovation project at Decatur County Airport (BGE) in Georgia.

IMG_0848Refreshments will be served after the ceremony, which begins at 11 a.m., according to airport officials. The hangar is adjacent to the FBO.

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“We invite all pilots to fly in or drive in for this historic event,” said airport officials. “As an additional incentive, Tom Smith who owns a BT-15 Vultee (pictured above) that was delivered to Bainbridge Army Air Field in August 1942, the first month flight ops began here, plans to fly in for the ceremony. I don’t think you want to miss this.”

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