New England museum slates holiday fun

Posted on December 17th, 2013 by

WINDSOR LOCKS, CONN. – The New England Air Museum will hold family fun activities Dec. 26-31. Daily activities include demonstrations about the science of flight, and the museum’s Flight Sim Spot will be open between 12 pm and 4 pm.... Continue Reading →

Udvar-Hazy Center celebrates 10 years

Posted on December 16th, 2013 by

The Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, the only Smithsonian facility to have been built with private funds, marked 10 years of operation Dec. 15. An Open House will be held next month to commemorate the anniversary. Continue Reading →


Santa to visit Museum of Flight

Posted on December 11th, 2013 by

SEATTLE — “Santa’s Landing Party” at The Museum of Flight begins Saturday morning, Dec. 14, with a children’s concert and the fly-in arrival of Santa Claus. Continue Reading →

PPG donates $5,000 to Frontiers of Flight Museum

Posted on December 10th, 2013 by

DALLAS – The PPG Industries Foundation has made a $5,000 donation to the Frontiers of Flight Museum to support aviation and space-flight education programs for Pre-K through 10th-grade students. Continue Reading →

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Stallion 51′s Lee Lauderback inducted into EAA Warbird Hall of Fame

Posted on December 7th, 2013 by

Lee Lauderback of Stallion 51 at Kissimmee Gateway Airport (ISM) in Florida, was recently inducted into the EAA Warbird Hall of Fame earlier this month. Continue Reading →


Museum hosts Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

Posted on December 5th, 2013 by

SEATTLE — The Museum of Flight will honor the 72nd anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 7. Continue Reading →

Gorak inducted into Flight Instructor Hall of Fame

Posted on November 30th, 2013 by

KALAMAZOO, Mich.  — The National Association of Flight Instructors recently honored Gregory G. Gorak as the 25th inductee into the Flight Instructor Hall of Fame. Continue Reading →

Receive $5 off with a toy donation at Fantasy of Flight

Posted on November 30th, 2013 by

POLK CITY, Florida  — Fantasy of Flight is offering visitors who donate an unwrapped toy $5 off of full-priced admission for each donation through Dec. 15. The toy drive will benefit Toys for Tots of Polk County. Every person in... Continue Reading →


Santa to visit New England Air Museum

Posted on November 22nd, 2013 by

WINDSOR LOCKS, CONN. — The New England Air Museum will hold its annual Santa Visit & Behind the Scenes Tour Friday, Nov. 29, the day after Thanksgiving. Santa, who will meet and pose for photos with children between 11 a.m.... Continue Reading →


Visit Kennedy’s historic Air Force One at Air Force museum

Posted on November 18th, 2013 by

DAYTON, Ohio — On Nov. 22, the world will mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. One of the most historic artifacts associated with that fateful day is on display at the National Museum of... Continue Reading →