Celebrate Maj. Leven Ferrin
One of the few B-17 Pilots who completed their 25-mission tour in the skies over Europe.
- Join as we host Maj. Ferrin and his family for his 100th Birthday Celebration -
Monday, December 6th, 2021 | Kingman Airport (KIGM) | 10:00am to 3:00pm
On Monday, December 6th, 2021, the Aviation Heritage Center of Kingman is hosting a public celebration of Major Leven Ferrin's 100th birthday at the Kingman, Arizona airport (KIGM) Administration Building.
Q&A with Maj. Ferrin
While maintaining respect for Major Ferrin's willingness to share, we anticipate a period of time during which questions may be asked of the Major about his experiences during his epic life.
Drive in, or fly in!
The Kingman Municipal Airport sits at the base of the Hualapai Mountains, featuring two large runways, plenty of ramp parking, an airport cafe, and great scenery in the surrounding areas.
B-17 Ground Tours & Reception
The Commemorative Air Force will be arriving by 10:00am on December 6th with their B-17, "Sentimental Journey," to take this American hero back in time. Ground tours of the B-17 will be offered!