Tuskegee airmen


The Smithsonian Institution exhibit about pioneering black aviators and astronauts soon leaves the continental U.S. for good, but people can still see it until Oct. 4th at the Air Zoo in Portage. WMUK's Earlene McMichael finds out why the exhibit was created and what's in it from a Smithsonian official and Air Zoo CEO Troy Thrash. 

Alexander Jefferson started the Detroit Chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen


The Tuskegee Airmen have been the subject of movies on the small and big screens, but still not everyone knows their importance to America. 

History of African-American pilots part of traveling exhibit