Helicopter Rides Featured At Museum’s Open House

[ROME, GEORGIA, April 26, 2018—] The Museum of Flight, located at the Richard B. Russell Airport in Rome is holding their annual Hangar Open House event from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on June 2.

The event, which is free to the public, features several activities; tours of the museum, a kids building activity with Home Depot, guest speakers, special exhibits, food and more.

The open house will also include special performances, such as Thrust vs Torque Demo- in which a 25th Anniversary Corvette races an airplane. Civilian Helicopter rides will be available for purchase, and for this year’s event, the museum will offer a special opportunity –military helicopter rides.  Seating is limited and tickets must be purchased prior to June 2. Seats on the AH-1 COBRA is $590 each and a seat in a UH-1 Huey is $95.
Please call 423-228-2FLY (2359) for ticket information.

For more information regarding the Museum or to donate to help support their mission,  visit www.mofts.org  or visit on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/HixsonFlightMuseum.