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WACO / CG-41 on display in Elmira, NY


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#1 silasgore1

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Posted 12 April 2019 - 07:40 PM

 

https://www.soaringmuseum.org/

 

 

The National Soaring Museum in Elmira, NY has an original WACO glider on exhibit, you can even go inside and view the cockpit and controls. Although not fully assembled due to space limitation it IS original and it's being here in Upstate NY isn't well known. It would be awesome to take photos in if you are an Airborne reenactor!  The address is 51 Soaring Hill Dr, Elmira, NY USA 14903

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Edited by silasgore1, 12 April 2019 - 07:42 PM.


#2 Brian Keith

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Posted 14 April 2019 - 10:19 AM

Very Cool! Thanks for posting it. Not many around.
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#3 sactroop

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Posted 20 April 2019 - 10:15 AM

Yes the WACO's fully assembled are almost as big as the C-47's that towed them.  My father-in-law was a glider pilot with the 440th TCG in Europe.  He had five glider landings in the ETO.



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Posted 24 May 2019 - 08:06 AM

Great! Wish I could visit this museum.




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