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Yankee Air Museum

47884 D Street, Belleville, MI 48111-1126
+1 734-483-4030
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Thunder Over Michigan Air Show 2017

This year's airshow was pretty good in my opinion. Yes, the flying was a little dry and short but... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Ypsilanti, Michigan
Great Small Museum For A World War II Buff!

Family friendly with Hands on exhibits. Information about World War I, World War II, The Korean... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
Belleville, Michigan
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Through aircraft displays and precious artifacts, the Yankee Air Museum teaches guests about aviation technology and the importance of flight through past wars and and the emergence of commercial aviation in the United States. Yankee Air Museum offers a wealth of educational programs and excels with STEM programming specifically developed for children grades K-12. The Yankee Air Museum also hosts the THUNDER OVER MICHIGAN™ Air Show at Willow Run Airport that has become one of the premier annual aviation events in the country. Guests also have the opportunity to purchase tickets for a once in a lifetime ride on one of our flyable aircraft: B-17, B-25, C-47, and Waco Biplane. Come visit the Yankee Air Museum and join the excitement!
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  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
47884 D Street, Belleville, MI 48111-1126
+1 734-483-4030
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This year's airshow was pretty good in my opinion. Yes, the flying was a little dry and short but what did fly was very interesting. The food and bathroom lines were long but they did not expect to have this many people. 3x they expected.The...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

Family friendly with Hands on exhibits. Information about World War I, World War II, The Korean War, the Vietnam War and airplanes. My grandkids loved it!

Thank ajshon
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

**This review is for the air show put on BY the Yankee Air Museum crew at the Belleville Airport** I see many complaints about parking and lines but we've lived around the U.S. & attended numerous events from air shows to state fairs, amusement parks...More

1  Thank yoyojustask
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I was there on Sunday (9/3/17). The title of my review summarizes it. The Blue Angels were magnificent, as usual. Nothing else came even close to being worth the $60 ($40 + $20 for parking). It was also clear where their priorities lay. Get as...More

Thank amergin2017
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We go to a lot of airshows in the US and Canada and this was by far the worst we've been to. We had lots of money to spend, and couldn't buy anything because the line ups were SO HUGE. Attendance wasn't full, but they...More

1  Thank StewartD75
Reviewed 5 September 2017

For people not from the area reading this, there are two distinct things being reviewed here. One is the Yankee Air Museum, and the other is the Thunder Over Michigan Air Show. I've attended both many times, so I've broken my review into two parts....More

2  Thank Mark W
Reviewed 4 September 2017

The Blue Angels put on a nice show, about 45 minutes long. There was also a few WW2 bombers and a P51 Mustang that would buzz the deck. A biplane with a wingwalker was cool too. There were various vintage and modern aircraft that you...More

3  Thank R2J2
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Great show with the Blue Angels BUT leaving the parking lot is HORRIBLE!! We have been sitting bumper to bumper at a stand still & barely creeping along for well over an hour & half. What would it take to have some volunteers directing traffic...More

Thank mimidiner
Reviewed 3 September 2017

We had company from California we went to the Museum one day and the air show next day it was informative and exciting

1  Thank 6roset
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

I when their for their air show. I have to say I loved it. The building was well kept. They were very kind. Plus I got to see the military planes and jets their too!!!!

Thank Ariana_davis03
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10 June 2016|
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Response from Christina W | Property representative |
Many of our aircraft are on loan from the USAF and USN. Their regulations require that no one is allowed in the cockpit or near the controls for safety reasons. We do have a KC-135 cockpit visitors where visitors can go... More
Nancy J
18 March 2016|
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Response from Christina W | Property representative |
Although we do not have a B-29 Superfortress, we do have a flying, B-17G Flying Fortress and a flying, B-25 Mitchell bomber.