Willow Run Airport

WWJ's Brooke Allen skydives with a member of the US Army Golden Knights. (Brian/US Army Parachute Team)

Airshow With U.S. Army Golden Knights Features Best In Military, Civilian Pilots

The Thunder Over Michigan Air Show at Willow Run Airport this weekend featured some of the best military and civilian pilots, unique aircraft and WWJ’s own Brooke Allen …

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/10/2014

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will be performing this weekend at the Thunder Over Michigan Air Show at Willow Run Airport. (By Edward Cardenas)

Thunder Over Michigan Lands At Willow Run With The Thunderbirds, Golden Knights

The Thunder Over Michigan Air Show at Willow Run Airport features performances by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and the U.S. Army Golden Knights – which features a pair of Michiganders.

CBS Detroit–08/08/2014

Detroit Metropolitan Airport

Aerotropolis Effort Rebrands As ‘VantagePort,’ Hires CEO

Forget Aerotropolis. Instead, the effort to create a transportation, logistics and manufacturing hub around Detroit Metropolitan and Willow Run airports is being rebranded as VantagePort.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/18/2013

Sean D. Tucker performs an aerial stunt. (credit: Herb Gillen Agency)

World’s Top Aerobatic Pilot To Perform At 2013 Thunder Over Michigan Air Show

Sean D. Tucker, the world’s top civilian aerobatic pilot, will perform at the 2013 Thunder Over Michigan Air Show, August 10 and 11 at Willow Run Airport in Ypsilanti.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2013

(credit: Jeff Gilbert/WWJ)

Trying To Save A Piece of Detroit History

Supporters of the Yankee Air Museum at Willow Run are trying to save one of the last remnants of the “Arsenal of Democracy.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/25/2013

(Credit: Yankee Air Museum/Facebook Photo)

Yankee Air Museum Wants Home At Ex-Bomber Plant

The Yankee Air Museum wants to make its new home at a former World War II B-24 bomber plant, and officials have kicked off a $6 million campaign to make that happen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/27/2013

(credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images, File)

Willow Run Airport Plans To Seek $182M In Changes

- Willow Run Airport expects to seek $182 million in changes to its runways and infrastructure throughout the next 10 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2013

Former NASA astronaut and Michigan native Jack Lousma.

Yankee Air Museum Hosts Traveling NASA Exhibit

The Yankee Air Museum in Belleville on Saturday is welcoming a traveling NASA exhibit and one of the space agency’s former shuttle commanders, Jack Lousma.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/09/2013

Emergency Landing At Willow Run Airport

An single-engine airplane skidded to a stop at Willow Run Airpor after the pilot forgot to put down the landing gear.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2012

(credit: yankeeairmuseum.org)

Thunder Over Michigan Air Show Features Blue Angels

Look up in the sky! It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No… it’s the U.S. Navy Blue Angels at the Thunder Over Michigan Air Show!

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2011

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