September 11, 2013 6:20 PM

Contraption contest lures local team with glider that looks like KC’s famous Connie

Kansas City’s Airline History Museum has its sights on setting a glide distance record in the annual Red Bull competition Sept. 21 in Chicago. The glider will be on view and Red Bull ace pilot Kirby Chambliss will perform aerobatics at a fundraiser Saturday at the museum, which is in Hangar 9 at Wheeler Downtown Airport.

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