World War II http://wemu.org en Yankee Air Museum Fundraising Deadline Extended http://wemu.org/post/yankee-air-museum-fundraising-deadline-extended <p>The <a href="http://www.yankeeairmuseum.org/">Yankee Air Museum </a>has a little more time to raise the money needed to buy a section of the former Willow Run bomber plant for its new home.&nbsp;</p><p>RACER Trust, the company handling the disposition of former General Motors properties, including the Willow Run plant, says the campaign's "success and momentum" warranted a 60-day extension.&nbsp;</p><p>Thursday was supposed to be the deadline for the Yankee Air Museum to raise $8 million to buy a 175-thousand square foot section of the plant.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 31 Jul 2013 18:42:18 +0000 Bob Eccles 32952 at http://wemu.org Yankee Air Museum Fundraising Deadline Extended