105th Anniversary of Flight and 40th Anniversary of Apollo 8 in Pueblo, CO

105th Anniversary of Flight and 40th Anniversary of Apollo 8 in Pueblo, CO

Post by Jaso » Sat, 29 Nov 2008 02:14:33



WHO: The Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum and the Mel Harmon Chapter of
the Air Force Association

WHAT: are sponsoring a 105th  Anniversary of Flight Celebration

WHERE: at the Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum located on the grounds
of the Pueblo Memorial Airport (PUB). The museum is located
approximately six miles east of Pueblo, Colorado on US Highway 50 East/
Colorado 96 East.

WHEN: 20 December 2008 from 10 AM to 4 PM.

COST: Free for persons under the age of 18. All others, $7.

ATTRACTIONS/ACTIVITIES: Tour the museum free for persons under the age
of 18. There will be aviation related movies shown in the museums
theater. The Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum has a collection of over
twenty six vintage military aircraft and missiles and is one of the
largest military aircraft museums in Colorado.

In addition to the activities at the museum, the Pueblo Weisbrod
Aircraft Museum and the Southern Colorado Rocketeers (NAR Section
#632) will be marking the 40th Anniversary of the Apollo 8 moon
launch. Apollo 8 marked the first time that humans left the orbit of
the Earth and traveled to the Moon and returned safely. The launch
site is located 9.5 miles South West of Pueblo Colorado on Colorado
Highway 78. Visit the Southern Colorado Rocketeers Website at www.scronline.net
for a map to the location.

CONTACT INFORMATION: Call the museum at (719)948-9219 or by email at

Jason Unwin
Aerospace Education Officer
PWAM
(719)948-9219 Museum Phone
www.pwam.org Museum website      and
President
NAR Section #632
NAR#78386
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