A North American T-6 G Texan used for advanced pilot training during World War II and beyond that for the United States and allied forces was purchased by Mike Hartman, 45, of West Carrollton, and Wes Davis, 36, of Dayton, and is stored at Middletown Regional Airport.

The business partners, owners of Kestrel Warbird Experience, an airplane ride company, provide 15-, 30- and 60-minute flights that range from $275 to $825.