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Old Aug 21, 2014, 08:28 AM
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BFUSA TX, 26th Annual B-17 Gathering & BB Weber Memorial Fly-In Sept 18-20

The skies of Monaville, Texas will once again be subject to the parade of Bombers and world-class scale models from around the world!

Bomberfield USA's flagship event - The 26th Annual BB Weber Memorial Fly-In and B-17 Gathering is quickly approaching.

September 18th, 19th, and 20th.
Monaville, Texas (77445)

Saturday the 20th is the main event.
Pilots are always welcome to stay through Sunday.

Giant scale war birds, bombers, and airplanes of all varieties! Come to witness aviation history!

Landing fee: 30$
Spectator fee: 7$

We will have concessions available.

This is a very family friendly event so bring your kids and their grand parents!

From IH-10: Take exit 732 (Brookshire) to SH 359 north. At old Hwy. 90 take a left and go about 150 yds. and then take a right over the railroad tracks. Continue on SH 359 north until you get to Monaville. Follow the highway signs carefully. At the yellow flashing light turn left onto SH 1887. Go about 1.5 mi. and Bomber Field is on your left. You can't miss the big gorilla in the front!

From SH-290: Exit to SH 359 south and across the railroad tracks. Continue south on SH 359 until you get to Monaville. Turn right at the flashing yellow light onto SH 1887. Go about 1.5 mi. and Bomber Field is on your left. You can't miss the big gorilla in the front!

FM-1887, Hempstead TX, 77445

Google Maps - BomberfieldUSA, TX Location
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Old Aug 21, 2014, 08:34 AM
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Here is the photo album from last year's B-17 Gathering!

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?...51284578239883
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Old Aug 27, 2014, 09:10 AM
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Just a few weeks to go until the skies of Monaville, Texas are set on fire!
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Old Sep 17, 2014, 08:34 PM
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Hey fellas. "Heads Up" notice for those attending tomorrow.

Wunderground shows 70-80% chance of rain tomorrow up to 1". PLEASE use caution when parking. Last year, the parking lot was a mud swamp and caught many off guard. If you are in a small vehicle, consider parking along the side of the road that leads to the pits. If you are not sure where to park safely, please ask for assistance.

If the rains come, the pits will get a bit soggy. Consider appropriate shoe/boot attire when coming out.

On the plus side, the weather forecast improves Friday and Saturday. Hopefully you can make it out one of those days. This is a great event with hundreds of gorgeous aircraft.

Here is the video I made for the event last year. Please check out my YouTube channel for other unedited videos from the event.

Cheers, -Lee Ray

Bomber Field 25th Annual B-17 Gathering & Scale Big-Bird Fly-in 2013 (4 min 37 sec)
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Old Sep 21, 2014, 02:10 PM
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Photos from the event

Here are the daily photo galleries from the event.

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?...7127402&type=3

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https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?...7127402&type=3
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Old Sep 22, 2014, 01:22 PM
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Fantastic photo's as always!!! Thanks for coming out and taking pictures!!
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