Tuskegee airman celebrates 100th birthday with plane ride

To celebrate his birthday, the airman took to the skies once more to co-pilot a flight from Maryland to Delaware and back.
0:39 | 12/09/19

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But it turned to a historic flight. For Tuskegee airman colonel would be we profiled him a few months ago here on GMA well to celebrate his 100 birthday over the weekend. Pizza to the skies once Florida co pilot a flight from Merrill at the Delaware and back again. To be at the controls the air force recently honored McCain and other members of the Tuskegee airman for their service and being the first African Americans to fly combat airplanes in World War II. In over thirty years of active duty. Colonel Magee flew more than 400 combat positions on nine now what the pilot always a pilot whose beaming behind the controls.

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