Into Flight Once More

Directed by Adrienne Hall

On an airstrip in Connecticut, a squadron of World War II-era DC3/C47 airplanes is forming. The distinctive, throaty roar of their massive radial engines stir up memories and challenges. Lovingly restored and flown by passionate aviators from all over the country, each plane represents an investment of money and countless hours to honor the Greatest Generation who sacrificed their lives to protect freedom worldwide. Their mission: To fly from Connecticut to Canada, Greenland, Iceland, Scotland, England and finally across the English Channel to Normandy, France where, on June 6, 2019, the members of this remarkable squadron will join roughly 500,000 people from all over the globe to celebrate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day. The squadron members’ backgrounds and personal motives differ, but what unites them in recreating this historic journey is their commitment to honoring the veterans that secured peace for all of us, and celebrating their return home. For many of the men and women who served in World War II, seeing the vintage airplanes again sparked memories long held deep inside. At each stop on the journey from the United States to France, we will meet veterans as they reconnect with the planes that flew, provisioned, rescued, supported and meant so much to them during wartime. “Into Flight Once More” is narrated by Gary Sinise.

Award Nomination
Best Documentary Feature

Preceded By

Second to None film stills. Image is animation of two servicemen, in profile. The one on the right is the superior, with a star patch on the shoulder. His arm is extended out and he is finger is pointed in the direction he is facing.

Second to None

Directed by Ed Carson

A gripping first-hand account of a U.S. infantryman in World War II who walked through fear and cheated death.

Dates & Times
Museum of Photographic Arts

May 21, 2022
4:30 pm

Purchase Options

Available to watch
May 22, 2022 12:00 pm - May 30, 2022 11:45 pm

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