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Discover your future in aviation

Posted on February 24th, 2014 by

The Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor will host “Discover Your Future in Aviation” March 29 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is the fifth year for the special aviation day, which will feature hands-on workshops, a career fair, flight... Continue Reading →

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New space shuttle exhibit opens at Air Force museum

Posted on February 22nd, 2014 by

DAYTON, Ohio — National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors will be cleared for liftoff when the museum’s new Space Shuttle Exhibit opens to the public on Feb. 26. Continue Reading →

Museum to host African American Pioneers in Aviation Day

Posted on February 20th, 2014 by

On Saturday, Feb. 22, the National Air and Space Museum’s Udvar-Hazy Center will host “African American Pioneers in Aviation Day.” Visitors will have the chance to meet NASA astronaut Jeanette Epps and watch a new puppet show produced for the... Continue Reading →

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Museum to hold Open Cockpit Day, feature Blimp Car

Posted on February 17th, 2014 by

WINDSOR LOCKS, Conn. — The New England Air Museum will hold Open Cockpit Day March 16. On that day visitors will be able to climb into the cockpits of up to nine vintage airplanes, including two supersonic jet fighters, the... Continue Reading →

Space Shuttle exhibit to open Feb. 26 in Dayton

Posted on February 12th, 2014 by

DAYTON, Ohio — National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors will be cleared for liftoff when the museum’s new Space Shuttle Exhibit opens to the public on Feb. 26. The exhibit, which features NASA’s first Crew Compartment Trainer, allows visitors to... Continue Reading →

Chasing Reno Gold

Posted on February 6th, 2014 by

An air racing symposium will be held Saturday, Feb. 8, at the Planes of Fame Air Museum in Chino, Calif. It will feature top winning race pilots, who will share some of the best air racing stories from the last five... Continue Reading →

Presentation to detail CAP’s efforts after Sandy

Posted on January 30th, 2014 by

The Aviation Museum of New Hamphire’s ongoing Second Saturday series will present Col. William Moran, commander of the New Hampshire Civil Air Patrol, who will present a report on the photo-mapping missions carried out in the wake of Super Storm... Continue Reading →

Air Force museum’s fourth building set to proceed

Posted on January 25th, 2014 by

DAYTON, Ohio – After a brief delay, the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force’s fourth building is set to proceed. Continue Reading →

Cosmosphere slates open house

Posted on January 24th, 2014 by

HUTCHINSON, Kan. — The Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center will hold it second annual Open House, Sunday, Feb. 9, from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Continue Reading →

Pilot lectures on ‘Captain Phillips’ rescue

Posted on January 17th, 2014 by

SEATTLE — With the Tom Hanks movie, “Captain Phillips,” now a nominee for the Motion Picture Academy’s Best Picture award, on Jan. 25 visitors to the Museum of Flight can get a behind-the-scenes look at the real story from someone... Continue Reading →