BIG RED IS A 1954 AMERICAN LaFRANCE AIR FORCE CRASH TRUCK . IT IS HE ONLY MOBILE ONE IN THE WORLD. BUT AFTER 68 YEARS ITS ENGINE QUIT AND IT HAS TO BE REBUILT. THIS WILL COST ABOUT $14,000.00. SO WE NEED HELP TO PAY FOR IT.
ALL DONATIONS ARE TAX DEDUCTABLE
YOU CAN MAIL A CHECK FOR BIG RED TO:
B-36 PEACEMAKER MUSEUM
P O BOX 121096
FORT WORTH, TEXAS 76121
OR USE THE BOX BELOW
CREDIT CARD NOT WORKING AT PRESENT TIME
Thanks to Wildcat Cranes for moving Big Red from Arrowhead Services/Richie Brothers Auctioneers, Fort Worth, Texas, after being painted. She is back at her Home in the B-36 Museum a part of the Fort Worth Aviation Museum, 3300 Ross Ave Meacham Airport, Fort Worth, Texas. Big Red can be viewed Saturdays from 9am to 2pm.
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THE B-36 WAS THE LARGEST BOMBER EVER BUILT
B-36 PEACEMAKER MUSEUM IS PART OF FORT WORTH AVIATION MUSEUM AT MEACHAM AIRPORT,
33OO ROSS AVE, FORT WORTH, TEXAS.
THE LAST FLIGHT OF B-36J 52-2827 WAS "OPERATION SAYONARA", THE LAST OFFICIAL B-36 MISSION WHICH FLEW FROM BIGGS AIR FORCE BASE, EL PASO, TEXAS, TO GREATER SOUTHWEST INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, FORT WORTH, TEXAS, ON 12 FEBRUARY 1959.
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