A large group of faithful volunteers have moved the UH-1 currently under restoration one step closer to completion. Big shout out to Trimble’s Service Center of Adairville for bringing the truck with the hoist used to attach the rotors on the Huey. Next step is a paint job in Army colors followed by decals representing […]
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WBKO and Hughes & Coleman’s Hometown hero is Aviation Heritage Park board member and chair of the restoration committee, Gerald Roark.
It was a cold day on December 16 but we had a few guys stop by to take a look at #160, and share some pictures from Vietnam. Restoration activities will cease until after the first of the year. Everybody is busy so we won’t be doing any work until 2018. The crew also needs […]
Aviation Heritage Park has started to restore the recently acquired UH-1 Huey on loan from the Air Force for display in the park. The Huey will honor regional Vietnam veterans and tell the heroic story of Col. Raymond Nutter. Many area businesses and supporters have provided a helping hand with donations and gifts of volunteerism. […]
AHP has lost a good friend. LCDR Richard “Brad” Bradberry USN (RET) passed away Wednesday, March 28 in New Mexico. Brad came to AHP while we were researching the history of Johnny Magda, and provided the insight that only a fighter pilot who flew F9F Panthers could have. LCDR Bradberry was flying on Magda’s wing […]
Hangar Party tickets are available now and going FAST! Purchase online here or pick them up at Ford’s Furniture, Nat’s Outdoor Sports, Chuck’s Liquor, and Barbara Stewart Interiors. They are $40/adults, $15/children six-12, five and under are free. This year’s event will host displays honoring regional heroes of the Vietnam War. We invite you to […]
Thanks and a shout-out to Bowling Green High School Army Junior ROTC instructors Maj Roy Henson and Sgt 1st Class Doug McKinney. For several years they have brought their cadets to Aviation Heritage Park in May to wash the airplanes. Today they did a great job. We appreciate their hard work.
Join the Warren County Public Library for a picnic at Aviation Heritage Park in honor of the total solar eclipse on August 21, 12:30-2 pm! This is the first time since 1979 that the mainland United States will be in the direct path of a total solar eclipse. Bowling Green has the good fortune of […]
<a href=”http://aviationheritagepark.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/web350.png”><img class=”alignleft size-full wp-image-1797″ src=”http://aviationheritagepark.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/03/web350.png” alt=”” width=”350″ height=”263″ /></a>Aviation Heritage Park has recently received a UH-1F helicopter for restoration and placement in the park. We are preparing a roster of veterans who have a connection to a Huey, such as pilots, ground crews, flight crews. This roster will be used to update Huey vets […]
It’s Hangar Party time in Bowling Green! Kick the season into high gear by attending this year’s gala, sponsored by Span Tech, Saturday, June 17 at the Bowling Green/Warren County Regional Airport. The 2017 party will introduce Aviation Heritage Park’s newest acquisition, a UH-1 honoring Vietnam veterans and paying tribute to Army helicopter pilot, Col. […]