Boeing B-29 "Fifi"
Benjy Jeffords / WSIU

With more than 35,000 museums across the country, you’ll likely cross paths with one.

This week a museum flew to Marion.

The Commemorative Air Force flew a Boeing B-29 Super Fortress to the Veterans Airport of Southern Illinois as part of their Airpower History Tour.

Brad Palmer, WSIU Radio

During his visit to southern Illinois Tuesday to sign Molly's Law, Governor Bruce Rauner toured SIU's Transportation Education Center at the Southern Illinois Airport.


Services are set for three southern Illinois family members and another relative killed in a Kentucky plane crash.

WSIU Radio

Two long-time faculty members of Southern Illinois University's Aviation program are retiring.

Commemorative Air Force

WSIU Radio's Jennifer Fuller interviews Charlie Rodriguez and Sam Hoskins about the upcoming Commemorative Air Force display in Southern Illinois.


Southern Illinois residents are in for a treat next week when a famous WW II aircraft will find its way to the area.