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|Actor John Travolta to donate jet to Ga. museum|
File photo of US actor John Travolta receiving the award for best international actor from British musician Robin Gibb (L) during the 46th Golden Camera award ceremony in Berlin, Germany, 5 February 2011. The prize is awarded in 14 categories by German television magazine HOERZU. EPA/TOBIAS SCHWARZ.
WARNER ROBINS (AP).- Actor John Travolta plans to donate a jet plane to a museum in central Georgia.
Robins Air Force Base spokeswoman Chrissy Miner says the actor will donate a G-2 Gulfstream executive jet to the Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame at the Museum of Aviation in Warner Robins.
Museum officials say Travolta, who is a pilot, is donating the plane in honor of his son Jett, who died in 2009.
Miner tells the Telegraph newspaper in Macon (http://bit.ly/KYnzY) the plane is now in central Georgia. Plans call for the jet to be used as a display for an upcoming air show planned for April.
Information from: The Macon Telegraph, http://www.macontelegraph.com
Copyright 2012 The Associated Press.
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