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Click this link to Flight Line the first edition of Aviation Heritage Park’s newsletter. Find out what’s going on in Bowling Green, Ky’s outdoor tribute to regional aviation heroes. You don’t want to miss it! If you are interested in being added to the AHP electronic mailing list for the Flight Line please email Sandra […]

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Airplane Contest Takes Flight

Aviation Heritage Park successfully hosted its inaugural Paper Airplane Contest this past Saturday, November 22, at Bowling Green Junior High School. The competition was open to all local elementary and junior high schools. The rules were simple; the planes had to be made from a single piece of typing paper, and were hand launched over […]

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5 Planes at AHP

Moving a T-38 down a busy Bowling Green highway isn’t easy, but the job was successfully accomplished late night September 21. This plane was specifically selected to add to the park’s collection because of its fantastic history. This Talon has been flown by every Mercury astronaut, every Gemini astronaut, and every man that has ever […]

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Highway 231 as a Runway – September 21, 2014

The tentative date of September 21 has been set to move the fully restored NASA T-38 Talon, tail number 901, to Aviation Heritage Park’s collection of historical aircraft.  The plane is the fifth acquisition for the park whose goal is to promote the stories of prominent aviators from the region. The T-38 was flown by astronaut and […]

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Paper Airplane Contest Takes Flight

BOWLING GREEN, KY—Aviation Heritage Park has announced the winners of its inaugural Paper Airplane Contest (PAC). Aviation Heritage Park successfully hosted its inaugural Paper Airplane Contest this past Saturday, November 22, at Bowling Green Junior High School. The competition was open to all local elementary and junior high schools. The rules were simple; the planes […]

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T-38 Falcon Dedicated by NASA Administrator Bolden

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO 10/18/2014) – This morning at Aviation Heritage Park, community members gathered as park personnel dedicated the NASA T-38 Talon in honor of Terry Wilcutt and the late Dave Finney. “Of course, Dave and I are from this area. He’s from Auburn and I am from Russellville originally. And, the very idea […]

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Talon Moved to Aviation Heritage Park

Rolling on the road at two miles an hour isn’t exactly where a plane is meant to be. That’s where the T-38 Talon found itself Sunday night as it was moved from the Bowling Green-Warren County Regional Airport to Aviation Heritage Park. “We hand selected this one specifically because it’s got a fantastic history. It’s […]

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Aviation Heritage Park featured on KET

Aviation Heritage Park was featured on an episode of “Kentucky Life” first airing November 2013. Kentucky Life (#1905) Camp Nelson Honor Guard/West Liberty Monument/Aviation Heritage Park/Heroic Horse Kentucky Life salutes America’s veterans. The Camp Nelson Honor Guard is the resident volunteer guard of Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Jessamine County; a West Liberty monument honors […]

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