» RELATED: Memphis Belle to go on display at Air Force museum in 2018
The Daily News will take a look at the behind-the-scenes work to restore the Memphis Belle, which will be surrounded by 200 artifacts, many personal items the crew flew with aboard the plane.
“It’s a really big deal to me and to my co-workers because we’ve been working on this for so many years and to end in a big event that everybody can celebrate,” said Casey Simmons, an aircraft restorer.
Sunday’s edition will list activities at the museum — from a World War II aircraft fly-in to dozens of re-enactors reprising wartime roles — the public can partake in.
The Boeing-built bomber was under restoration at the museum since 2005 when it was hauled here from Tennessee.
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