Media Roundup: A-7E Removal and Restoration

The A-7E Corsair II, on display at Robert C. Stille Township Park since 1991 was removed from its pedestal on Monday in preparation for its restoration by the Flight Deck Veterans Group.  Below you can find a collection of recent media coverage from local (and national!) outlets concerning the airplane, its lowering, and the entire renovation project. If you wish to learn more about the Flight Deck Veterans Group, visit their website at here.

Belleville News-Democrat

CBS St. Louis



Edwardsville Intelligencer



Alton Daily News/WBGZ Radio

The Wall Street Journal

Intelligent AeroSpace


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