A Palm Beach Post reporter interviewed residents at St. Andrews Estates who took part in a "dream flight" on a WWII era biplane last week. Seven seniors from Boca Raton climbed aboard the military aircraft, including a 95-year-old WWII veteran who returned to the cockpit for the first time in decades.
For Boca veterans, soaring in WWII era plane brings back memories
Still active and agile at 95, Duane Webster climbed one leg at a time into a World War II-era biplane at Boca Raton Airport on Thursday. Webster settled into the war-era plane - something the U.S. Marine Corps. veteran hasn't done since the 1940s.