Museum celebrates Amelia Earhart’s birthday

Posted on July 25th, 2013 by

HONOLULU, Hawaii — More than  700 people celebrated the famous aviatrix Amelia Earhart’s 116th birthday at Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor,Wednesday, July 24. Continue Reading →


Museum slates open cockpit day

Posted on July 22nd, 2013 by

The Oakland Aviation Museum in Oakland, Calif., will hold Open Cockpit Day Aug. 11. Continue Reading →

PPG donates $15,000 to Air Force Museum Foundation

Posted on July 16th, 2013 by

DAYTON, Ohio – The PPG Industries Foundation has donated $15,000 to the Air Force Museum Foundation for construction of a fourth major building at the National Museum of the United States Air Force, located at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base near... Continue Reading →

Grand re-opening of 3D movie theater next week at Museum of Flight

Posted on July 4th, 2013 by

SEATTLE — The Museum of Flight’s William M. Allen Theater re-opens July 6 after extensive renovations and technical upgrades. Celebrating the grand opening, the theater will be among the first in the country to premier “Fighter Pilot 3D: Operation Red... Continue Reading →


Museum to celebrate Amelia Earhart’s birthday

Posted on June 28th, 2013 by

HONOLULU, Hawaii — The Pacific Aviation Museum is celebrating Amelia Earhart’s 116th birthday, Wednesday, July 24, and is asking visitors to join in the celebration in costume. Continue Reading →

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Replica of historic aircraft to debut in Seattle

Posted on June 21st, 2013 by

SEATTLE — In 1924, four specially built Douglas Aircraft “World Cruisers” — one of them named Seattle — set out to become the first planes to circumnavigate the globe. In 2014, local pilots Bob and Diane Dempster plan to make... Continue Reading →

Avemco donates to museum

Posted on June 17th, 2013 by

Avemco Insurance Co. recently donated $2,000 to the Hagerstown Aviation Museum to support its acquisition of a classic 1956 Fairchild C-123K aircraft. According to a report in the Hagerstown Herald-Mail, the donation is part of the Avemco General Aviation Community... Continue Reading →


Price cut for Solent Flying Boat Experience

Posted on June 14th, 2013 by

The Oakland Aviation Museum in California is now accepting reservations for the Solent Flying Boat Experience. Continue Reading →

San Diego Museum awards scholarships

Posted on June 13th, 2013 by

The San Diego Air & Space Museum and the Convair Alumni Association recently awarded 13 scholarships to 13 students. Continue Reading →


Museum slates Open Cockpit Day, fundraising sale for Father’s Day

Posted on June 12th, 2013 by

Oakland Aviation Museum in California will hold an Open Cockpit Day and aviation paraphernalia fundraising sale Sunday, June 16, to support its A-3 Skywarrior restoration project. Continue Reading →