Tri-Motor Airliner to Visit Kearney, Provide Public Flights


The Ford Tri-Motor was one of the first commercial airliners and it will be making a stop in Kearney next week.

The plane will arrive in Kearney on Sept. 8 and public flights will be held Sept. 11-14. The Tri-Motor will hold nine passengers per flight.

Flights can be booked ahead of time at for $70 or they can be purchased for $75 on site at the Kearney Regional Airport. Flights for children 17 and under are $50.