M-48 Cut Away Tank Unveiling Event
THURSDAY - MAY 16, 2019, 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM       < Back to Events

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On Thursday, May 16 from 6pm-10pm FHCAM will be unveiling an M48 tank that has been cut in half! Have you ever wondered what a tank looks like on the inside? Walk through the center of this magnificent piece of machinery to find out! This cutaway tank is the only example of its kind in the western hemisphere and you won’t want to miss your first chance to see it here at this special unveiling event.  During this event the museum will be hosting four presenters to talk about the technical details of the M48, what it is like to restore and work on tanks, and give you a brief history of the tank in wartime.

Schedule:
6PM:                 Doors open
7PM                  Restoration Manage Jason Muszala Presentation (Technical Details about the M48)
7:25-7:55PM:    FHCAM Mechanics Dusty Smiley & Hector Presentation (Working on Tanks Q&A)
7:55-8:10PM:    BREAK
8:10-8:40PM:    Special Guest Speaker to be announced (overview on the M48 tank in wartime)
8:40PM:            Walk through the M48 tank/Photo op
10PM:               Museum Closes

For additional information please email info@flyingheritage.org or call 206-342-4242.
 
Ticket Info

$20 Adult

$10 Youth

Members Free

Volunteers Free

Staff Free



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