Ford Tri-Motor Airplane Comes to Jefferson City
JEFFERSON CITY - A historic 1929 Ford Tri-Motor airplane arrived in the capital Monday, offering flights to aviation buffs through Wednesday.
The airplane is on a midwest tour to promote flying for all audiences. The Ford Tri-Motor plane was the first mass produced airliner, according to the Experimental Aircraft Association.
The EAA is sponsoring the tour around the midwest. Flights are available to the public for $70 and $60 to EAA members. Each flight last about 20-25 minutes. Co-pilot seats are also available for an additional fee.
Flights are available from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday and Wednesday.