Published May 18, 2015
In addition to the very serious business of developing better tactics, the “practice reunions” also involved parades, lots of humor and fraternal events. Here, Col. Robin Olds rides an elephant from the flightline to the officer’s club. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Pictured here are a few of the many funny, creative floats made for the “practice reunion” parades. The “biplane” is sitting on top a bomb loader. (U.S. Air Force photo)
Please note Springfield Street, the road that leads to the museum’s entrance, is undergoing construction through the beginning of September. Expect lane reductions and some delays. Please follow the signs and instructions provided by the road crews.
The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is located at:
1100 Spaatz Street
Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433
(near Dayton, Ohio)