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WATCH: Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum to Host Fly In/Drive In Breakfast Series July 9

Bob Boswell, Executive Officer of the Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum, gives a tour of the facility to the Friday Night Locker Room’s Orville Susong and Steve Wilson. More than 50 aircraft and over 30,000 pieces are on display at the Museum, which is open to the public, Wednesday through Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Museum is located at 6600 Tico Road in Titusville, Florida. […]

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Valiant Air Command D-Day Event Today Features C-47 ‘Tico Belle’ That Dropped Paratroopers into Normandy

Now, almost 75 years ago, on June 5, 1944, at about 2300 hours the Valiant Air Command’s Tico Belle, along with hundreds like her at other airfields all over southern England, was at Station 469 – Ramsbury in the UK as members of the 82nd Airbourne Division boarded C-47s and gliders for the assault on Hitler’s “Fortress Europe.” […]