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Fighter aircraft model building event at WMoF

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The Western Museum of Flight presents an Aerospace Make & Take session on Saturday, February 15 from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m.

The event, presented in cooperation with Pacific Coast Hobbies, features historic fighter aircraft building kits for adults and children five years and older.

These warbirds were produced by Grumman Corporation at Bethpage Long Island in New York.

Guests are invited to build as many models as they like. Each kit is $14.

The staff of Pacific Coast Hobbies will be on hand to assist with building and answer technical questions.

A real Wildcat warbird will also be on display and guests are invited to meet the pilot.

These Make & Take sessions also include entry to the museum.

To make a reservation, email the museum at or call 310-326-9544. Walk-ins are welcome and can pay at the door.

For additional information, visit the website at

The Western Museum of Flight is located at Louis Zamperini Field at 3315 Airport Drive in Torrance.

The Western Museum of Flight is a non-profit, educational institution dedicated to preserving and displaying aircraft history and artifacts of Southern California’s aviation heritage.



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