MONROE, La. — The Monroe Regional Airport received a special guest today, the B-29 Superfortress “Doc”.
Doc landed at the Monroe Regional Airport around 12:30 PM on Monday, April 19.
Doc is going to hang around for a few days for the public to take tours of the B-29 Superfortress. These ground and cockpit tours will take place at the Monroe Regional Airport on Tuesday, April 20, from 9 AM to 4 PM, and then again on Wednesday and Thursday from 12 PM to 4 PM.
You can enter the event at AvFlight Aviation, located at 5410 Operation Road.
There will also be an opportunity on April 21 and 22 for tourers to actually take a flight on Doc.
Tickets for the ground/cockpit tours will be $10/person. For more details on the flight experience, click here.