Bombers over Marana
Vintage WWII planes make a stop in Arizona
Bombers over Marana 1
A B-17 bomber, juxtaposed against the Tucson Mountains, lands at the Marana Regional Airport last Friday as part of the Collings Foundation’s Wings of Freedom tour.
Bombers over Marana 2
Northwest resident Al Arreola looks over the names that fill up the sides of a B-24 bomber before boarding the plane for a 30-minute flight around the area.
Bombers over Marana 3
Hank Schaller, left, Al Arreola, middle, and Andy Anzanos, right, all WWII veterans, stand out on the Marana Regional Airport’s tarmac as WWII bombers land last Friday.
Bombers over Marana 4
While riding in a B-24 bomber, northwest resident Al Arreola peers into the cockpit of the plane as he and about a dozen other flew over Marana last Friday.
Bombers over Marana 5
A WWII B-17 flies over the Marana Regional Airport last Friday for the annual Wings of Freedom tour put on by the Collings Foundation.