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Wings Of North Searching For New Home

Organization Leaders Provide Facility Update

 

October 1, 2021

Tim Hennagir

Wings of the North board members learned shortly before this year's AirExpo the non-profit organization's lease for museum gallery and hangar space at 10100 Flying Cloud Drive Suite 100 would not be renewed.

Wings of the North, the aviation history non-profit that's based at Flying Cloud Airport in Eden Prairie, hit unexpected organizational turbulence this summer.

"We were informed just before July's AirExpo by the building owners (Bearpath Investment Group, LLC), that our lease was not going to be renewed, effective Aug. 31," said Wings of the North Board Chairman Gary Applebaum.

Applebaum and Museum Director Bob Jasperson told the Minnesota Flyer the organization has secured its collection and moved it off-site.

"We are not sure what the airplane owners are going to do," Applebaum added, r...



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