Rise Above: A story of triumph over adversity.

GJ Regional Airport
2828 Walker Field Drive, Grand Junction, CO 81506
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Event Description

This event is FREE and open to all members of the general public (thanks to U.S. Bank and other sponsors). 

The Commemorative Air Force Red Tail Squadron, in partnership with the Rocky Mountain Wing of the Commemorative Air Force, and sponsored by U.S. Bank and others will be presenting 

Rise Above: A story of triumph over adversity. 

This historical exhibit and mobile movie theater provides an opportunity to learn about the Tuskegee Airmen and their valuable contribution to American aviation. 
The exhibit details the history of the African-American men and women who were military pilots and support personnel before and during World War II. 
Along with the Rise Above movie on the 160-degree panoramic screen, there will be several historic and other aircraft on display, and is the only time this exhibit will be in Colorado this year.

Time: 1:30pm to 4:30 pm