HONOLULU – Marking the 72nd anniversary of the turning point of World War II, Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor will present a special program June 7 featuring Curator and Author Burl Burlingame and the museum’s Restoration Manager Jim Martinelli.
The presentation will begin at 2 pm in the Museum Theater, followed by an audience question and answer session.
Burlingame will present a talk titled “Flying Fortresses Over Midway.” The Boeing B-17 played an important roll in The Battle of Midway.
Following the Q & A session, the audience will be invited out to Hangar 79 for a special presentation and behind-the scenes look at the restoration progress of the museum’s Boeing B-17E Flying Fortress — the famous “Swamp Ghost,” Martinelli.
The event is free with regular museum admission and free to museum members.
For more information: 808-441-1000 or PacificAviationMuseum.org