Yankee Air Museum

Part of GM's former Willow Run plant. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Yankee Air Museum Officially Purchases Rosie The Riveter’s Old Plant

Rosie the Riveter’s old plant in Michigan has officially avoided the wrecking ball.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2014

Part of GM's former Willow Run plant. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Yankee Air Museum To Officially Purchase Rosie The Riveter’s Old Plant

All that’s needed now to save Rosie the Riveter’s old plant in Michigan is a signature or two.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2014

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Best Art Exhibits For Kids In Detroit

Introduce your children to the world of art by taking them to some great exhibitions in the Detroit area.

09/08/2014

Part of GM's former Willow Run plant. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Museum Signs Purchase Deal For Rosie’s Old Plant

Organizers want to convert the factory — where Rose Will Monroe and other workers built B-24 bombers — into the new home of the Yankee Air Museum.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2014

Part of GM's former Willow Run plant. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Official: Deal To Be Signed Soon For Willow Run Bomber Plant

Yankee Air Museum founder Dennis Norton said he and the Willow Run facility’s owner will sign the purchase deal soon and expect to formally close on the sale next month.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/03/2014

Part of GM's former Willow Run plant. (credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Willow Run Bomber Plant Saved From Wrecking Ball

Organizers of an effort to save from demolition a portion of the Michigan factory where Rosie the Riveter worked say they have accomplished their goal. Or at least part of it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2014

(credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Time Is Running Short To Save Willow Run Bomber Plant

A group trying to save a slice of the factory west of Detroit raised $7 million, but it needs $8 million and has until Thursday to make that happen.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/29/2014

(credit: Paul Pytlowany/CBS 62)

Extension Granted To Save Part Of Willow Run Bomber Plant From Demolition

The demolition of the historic Willow Run Bomber plant near Ypsilanti has begun, but the effort to save a piece of it is still alive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/27/2013

(Credit: Yankee Air Museum/Facebook Photo)

Yankee Air Museum Highlights The Role Of Detroit Manufacturing In WWII

Dennis Norton of the Yankee Air Museum says the Willow Run Bomber plant, and Detroit’s role in supplying the Arsenal of Democracy …was as big as the plant itself.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/25/2013

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Plan Would Create New Vehicle Testing Facility

“This project fits perfectly with southeast Michigan’s long-standing leadership in automotive innovation.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2013

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