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Willow Run Airport

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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Red Wings’ Abdelkader Goes For Flight Of His Life

A Detroit Red Wing will be living his dream Wednesday morning at Willow Run Airport, as Justin Abdelkader rides along with U.S. Navy Blue Angels.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2011

Public Hearing For Aircraft Noise Near Willow Run

Residents near Willow Run Airport will have the opportunity to talk about proposed recommendations to reduce the effects of aircraft noise at a public hearing on Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/29/2011

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