Thrilling Flight, Astonishing History and Historic Aircraft

Home of the

The 75th Anniversary of D-Day flight to the U.K. and Normandy, led by our C-47 Placid Lassie!

Jim “Pee Wee” Martin. D-day paratrooper.

Learn more at DDS.org

Placid Lassie is the lead C-47 aircraft of the D-day Squadron.

 

See our commemorative flying adventures in Normandy!

See details

We are proud that Col. Gail Halvorsen, the famous Berlin "Candy Bomber" is an honorary crew member aboard our C-47 Placid Lassie for the events celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Berlin Airlift.

See details

Our aircraft

See them in person! Check out our events page

Book an aircraft to appear at your aviation event!

Keep 'em flying!

To help keep the C-47 and C-45 aircraft flying, or to help restore the PBY-5 Catalina flying boat, please consider a donation.

Donate today

Don't miss out!

Sign up to receive our e-newsletter:

(Don't worry, we only send once per month and promise it will be filled with pictures and fun information!)

Submitting Form...

Form failed, please contact us.

Sign up received.

© Copyright 2019 Tunison Foundation, Inc.