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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

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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

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

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Fundraiser Aims To Save Willow Run Bomber Plant From Demolition

Willow Run in Belleville Michigan near Ypsilanti was a manufacturing complex built for one purpose — to win the war. It’s in danger of being torn down. Learn more about the plant and how you can help save it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/03/2013

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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

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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

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

Event Notices From February 5

The latset event and meeting notices from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/05/2013

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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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