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Aviation history program set for Oct. 14

U.S. military archives<br /><br /><!-- 1upcrlf2 -->A B-47 with rocket-assisted takeoff, which will be discussed by former pilots at “Flying the B-47 and B-52 during the Cold War” by Dr. S. Harry Robertson of Phoenix and Dr. Frank Ayers of Prescott, during a free, public Aviation History Program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

U.S. military archives<br /><br /><!-- 1upcrlf2 -->A B-47 with rocket-assisted takeoff, which will be discussed by former pilots at “Flying the B-47 and B-52 during the Cold War” by Dr. S. Harry Robertson of Phoenix and Dr. Frank Ayers of Prescott, during a free, public Aviation History Program at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.

"Flying the B-47 and B-52 during the Cold War" is a multimedia Aviation History Program at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 14, at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University's Davis Auditorium, 3700 Willow Creek Road in Prescott.

Speakers Dr. S. Harry Robertson and Dr. Frank Ayers, two pilots who had extensive experience in Boeing B-47 and B-52 aircraft during the Cold War, share unique aspects and experiences of the development, daily operations, and special capabilities of these remarkable aircraft.

For details about this free, public presentation, call Professor Nick Manderfield at 928-777-6985.

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