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July 13 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Come and learn about how the Falkland Islands War and Offutt Air Force Base connect when our curators present on July 13, 2019. Presentation begins at 10 a.m. about the Avro Vulcan and its role in Operation Black Buck bombing of Falkland Islands, the history of the RAF Detachment at Offutt AFB and participation of the Vulcan in the Strategic Air Command Bombing & Navigation Competition. Our Curator will share from our collection; Royal Air Force uniforms, heraldry crests along with heritage items in honor of LT Jarvis Offutt. The aircraft will be opened for public viewing immediately following the presentation where our staff supervise guest views into the cockpit areas. The event will end at 2 p.m.
There is no need for reservations and the event is included with your general admission to the Museum. Adults $12, military/seniors $11, kids 4-12 yo $6, and kids 3 and under are free.