CAF Red Tail Squadron Scheduled to Land at the Allegheny County Airport For Celebration of Tuskegee Airmen 70th Anniversary The Daniel B. Matthews Historical Society along with the Greater Pittsburgh Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen Institute, both based in Sewickley, will celebrate the 70th anniversary of the Tuskegee Airmen. This momentous happening will take place June 1-3, 2012 at the Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin from noon - 8:00 pm. The free family-friendly event will feature the Commemorative Air Force Red Tail Squadron’s RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit that tells the story of the first African American aviators in the US Military, and how they battled against the Nazis and against the prejudices of their fellow countrymen. Highlights of the weekend will include a salute to the military, performances by drum and bugle corps, marching bands, live entertainment, car and motorcycle cruises, special musical tribute by Sean Jones, appearances by local TV, radio and sports personalities, food and merchandise vendors and a health fair featuring the Highmark Direct Mobile Unit. For more event information, contact Terry Bradford at 412-741-7171, email firstname.lastname@example.org or Donald Patterson at 412-871-5095, email email@example.com.