HELP BUILD A HANGAR
Bring them home!
Two new 15,000 sq. ft. hangars at Willow Run Airport
THE YANKEE AIR MUSEUM NEEDS YOUR HELP TODAY!
We are facing one of the most compelling problems in our history. Hangar 1 at Willow Run Airport is closing. This is where we leased space to maintain our B-17 Yankee Lady, B-25 Yankee Warrior, C-47 Hairless Joe, and the Waco biplane. The flyable aircraft need a new home and time is of the essence to build one.
We have studied the options, consulted with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Wayne County Airport Authority and have reached the only conclusion: Yankee Air Museum needs to build our own permanent home. The hangar must be a modern environment close to our volunteer base. There are no other feasible choices and therefore it is time to move forward with the urgent task of planning, financing and constructing a hangar at Willow Run Airport.
Will you please help us? These hangars must be built. By donating to this project you will also be contributing to the strength of Yankee Air Museum by assuring our historic flyable aircraft remain airworthy and revenue-generating. This is a chance to be part of something colossal. Will you please donate?
If you have any questions, please contact Irene Korich, Development Assistant at irene.korich@yankeeairmuseum.
HANGAR REPLACEMENT FAQs
Not only is this the most cost effective plan, it also allows for more fluid movement of our aircraft.
We considered all alternatives, and we have chosen the best option for the museum.
As of September 30, 2020 the current hangar can no longer be used for aeronautical purposes.
No. Our Air Adventure rides will continue as they always have.
Your donation is tax deductible as provided by law and assists the Yankee Air Museum in fulfilling its mission to complete the Hangar project.
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