Open House, Fly-In Showcases New Aviation Museum In Lyndon

LYNDON, Vt. (AP) —

An open house and fly-in event is being held at the Caledonia County Airport in Lyndon on Saturday to showcase a refurberished building that will become the Vermont Aviation Museum and Flying School.

The Experimental Aviation Association Chapter 1576 of Lyndonville is holding the free event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., the Caledonian Record reported.

Local pilots and airplanes will be there as well as visiting planes from other airports.

A 200-year-old former school house has been refurbished for the museum and flying school. Free ice cream will be given to anyone who attended the Pudding Hill School and former members Civil Air patrol Squadron 44004, the newspaper reported.