STATESBORO BULLOCH COUNTY AIRPORT
EAA FLY-IN BREAKFAST : Saturday October 14, 2017 from 8:30 – 11:00 –
Fly into beautiful Statesboro-Bulloch County Airport for coffee, pancakes, sausage, fruit, etc. and exciting stories of piloting adventures – all true of course! $7.00 donation requested
WINGS OF FREEDOM TOUR : Monday October 30 – November 2, 2017
The wings of Freedom Tour of the WWII Vintage Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, Consolidated B-24 Liberator, B-25 Mitchell and North American P-51 Mustang Announce Unique Display at the Statesboro-Bulloch County Airport
From October 30th to November 2nd
In honor of our WWII Veterans ~ The Collings Foundation’s Wings of Freedom Tour Brings Extremely Rare Bomber and Fighter Aircraft for Local Living History Display as Part of 110-city Nationwide Tour
Tours of all aircraft for $15 for adults and $5 for children – all WWII veterans are admitted free
For aviation enthusiasts, the tour provides opportunity for the museum to come to the visitor and not the other way around! Visitors can find out more by visiting www.collingsfoundation.org.
Statesboro Bulloch County Airport is the doorway that connects Bulloch County’s citizens and businesses to the state, nation, and the rest of the world. The airport is located three miles northeast of Statesboro’s central business district and is owned by the City of Statesboro and Bulloch County. The airport sits on 834 acres with two paved runways. The primary runway is 6,000 feet long and the secondary runway is 4,382 feet long. Bulloch County operates the airport, providing fueling, tie-downs, hangar rentals, pilot supplies, a pilot lounge, and flight planning resources.
There are over seventy aircraft based at the Statesboro Bulloch County Airport. Due to the location of the airport, the amenities it has to offer, the number of aircraft based at the airport, and the number of operations, the airport is designated as a Level III airport by the Georgia Aviation System plan. A Level III airport is considered to be of national and regional significance.
The Statesboro Bulloch County Airport provides support to the following:
- Local law enforcement
- Medical doctor and organ transport
- Aerial agricultural operations
- U.S. military and other government agencies
- Environmental patrols
- Air Ambulance patient transfer
- Flight training
- School field trips and youth educational events