Colorado Tribute to Aviation News

MH-60 is Back!

MH-60 is Back!

The US Navy MH-60S will be returning to Colorado Tribute to Aviation this year. The MH-60S Seahawk missions are Anti-Surface Warfare, combat support, humanitarian disaster relief, Combat Search and Rescue, aero medical evacuation, SPECWAR and organic Airborne Mine...

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The C-17 Globemaster is Coming!

The C-17 Globemaster is Coming!

The C-17 Globemaster is the most flexible cargo aircraft to enter the airlift force. The C-17 is capable of rapid strategic delivery of troops and all types of cargo to main operating bases or directly to forward bases in the deployment area.

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US Navy P-8 Poseidon

US Navy P-8 Poseidon

Great news!! The US Navy P-8 Poseidon will be supporting Colorado Tribute to Aviation this year.  The P-8 operates in the anti-submarine warfare (ASW), anti-surface warfare (ASUW), and shipping interdiction roles. It is armed with torpedoes, Harpoon anti-ship...

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TBM Avenger Returns!

TBM Avenger Returns!

Back this year the much loved TBM Avenger!! Don't miss out on the chance to view this amazing piece of history at Colorado Tribute to Aviation 2021 at Montrose Regional Airport. The TBM Avenger was the best carrier torpedo bomber in World War II and was first used at...

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Care Flight Helicopter is Back!

Care Flight Helicopter is Back!

The Care Flight helicopter will be back at Tribute to Aviation this year, don't forget to stop by and find out about all the amazing work they do by saving lives.

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Montrose Press – Amped for Aviation

Montrose Press – Amped for Aviation

Five years ago, Montrose Regional Airport launched its idea — a late-summer public event to showcase aviation in a family-friendly setting, with an everyone-friendly admission cost of $0. The annual Tribute to Aviation will mark a half-decade when it returns to the...

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Air Force Special Operations

Air Force Special Operations

Think you have what it takes to make it in Air Force Special Operations? Come by the Air Commando Experience and put your skills to the test at Tribute to Aviation on September 14th and 15th .

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Colorado State Patrol

Colorado State Patrol

The Colorado State Patrol will be joining us for Tribute this year. You will be able to view their Cessna 182. There will also be motor officers, pilots, patrol vehicles and a rollover simulator. If you are interested in joining the Colorado State Patrol there will be...

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The Buttered Biscuit is Coming!

The Buttered Biscuit is Coming!

Breakfast is served! The Buttered Biscuit will be here all day Saturday September 14th serving delicious breakfast items from their food truck. We have some great food options this year. See you at Tribute to Aviation!!

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US Air Force Glider & Simulator

US Air Force Glider & Simulator

Great news the U.S. Air Force Academy will be back at Tribute to Aviation with their glider and simulator. It's a great opportunity to talk with their participants about the opportunities available at the Academy.

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B-17G Sentimental Journey is Coming to Tribute!

B-17G Sentimental Journey is Coming to Tribute!

Come see 1 of only 8 B-17 Bombers left in the world that is still flying out of 13,000 produced between 1936 and 1945. The B-17's were used for short and long range missions and was named the "Flying Fortress" due to its ability to suffer extensive battle damage and...

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B-52 Departure

B-52 Departure

The B-52 is scheduled to depart Monday between 11-12 but please note that this is subject to change

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