On April 17, the South Dakota Air & Space Museum will be conducting the "Raid Across South Dakota" to commemorate South Dakota's contribution to the famous Doolittle Raid of April 18, 1942! An authentic WWII B-25 bomber will be flown from Sioux Falls to Mitchell to Pierre to Rapid City and onto Ellsworth AFB where it will take part in a base event commemorating the 77th anniversary of the Raid. The Miss Mitchell plane will be in Mitchell on Friday, April 19 for a special appearance from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. This event is OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
The group will be conducting history flights out of Mitchell Municipal Airport at Wright Bros. Aviation. Cost $450.00 Please pre-book a ride by visiting cafmn.org.
In addition to rides, the group will also be giving tours and selling merchandise.
• Passenger weight restrictions apply.
• Passenger must be able to ingress/egress on their own.
• Passenger must be 12 years of age or older to fly.
For more information on the Educator Day please contact: John Mollison, SDASM Communications Director, 605.261.6070