17jun11:00 am2:00 pmLiving History Presentation at CAF SoCalRed Baron to Top Gun … 1916 to the Present

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On Saturday, June 17th, we’ll have a talk about US Attack Aviation, featuring guest speaker retired USAF BrigGen Dr. Richard G. Head, sharing research from his latest book!
From the Red Baron to Top Gun … 1916 to the Present. Sea and air stories by Naval Aviators and Air Force fighter pilots, and the men who built their airplanes. On Saturday June 17th, we will host PhD and retired USAF Brigadier General RG Head, who will share research from his latest book about the differences between Air Force and Navy Light Attack aircraft, pilots, and their unique cultures. Dr. Head’s US Attack Aviation book will be available for sale. Weather, operations, and maintenance permitting, we will also fly one of our warbirds for you!
The talk will be at our hangars — 455 Aviation Dr, Camarillo CA — at 11 AM. We hope to see you there!



(Saturday) 11:00 am - 2:00 pm


Camarillo Airport

555 Airport Way Camarillo, CA 93010


CAF Southern California Wing

The CAF Southern California Wing is a volunteer organization with members from many different backgrounds. The wing is dedicated to preserving the history of WWII aircraft for generations to come. This CAF location is assigned 12 authentic military aircraft that are maintained and operated by their volunteers. In addition to flying aircraft, the wing also has a wide-ranging collection of World War II artifacts displayed in a Hangar Museum. Due to COVID restrictions, their opening hours are Friday and Saturday, 10 AM to 4 PM, and Sunday, 12 PM to 4 PM. They are closed on Monday-Thursday and some holidays. The newly expanded wing at over 55,000 square feet includes three hangar complexes to house their museum, flying aircraft, warbird restorations, and gift shop.
455 Aviation Drive, Camarillo, CA

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