CAF Minnesota Wing Celebrates 50th Anniversary
Open House Features Cake, Aircraft Tours, Silent Auction
August 1, 2021
The Commemorative Air Force Minnesota Wing recently celebrated its 50-year anniversary.
Approximately 300 attendees helped wing members celebrate July 10 during an open house that featured history flights, a food truck, aircraft tours, a silent auction, and plenty of cake.
The Minnesota Wing formed at Fleming Field in South St. Paul as the first charter unit of the national headquarters wing, operating as a maintenance support arm.
"Miss Mitchell," the Wing's B-25J, left the anniversary party early to complete a fly-over mission to the Hinckley Corn and Clover Parade.
The event was entitle...