Lists and Directories
- The 24 Hour Museum A
non-commercial, government-funded guide to the UK's museums, galleries and
The Aircraft Museum Explorer A web based resource containing information
about the aircraft museums located around the UK.
- Airplane Museums A
list of airplane museums in the USA by state.
- The Aviation Enthusiast Corner
Extensive list of US and Canadian aviation museums.
Museum Locator Aviation museums by U.S. State.
- Aviation Museums.Net An
aviation museum portal listing U.S. aviation museums by state and showing
address, telephone/Fax numbers, and Web address.
- Guide To Over 900 Aircraft
Museums A book or CD with 852 US and 62 Canadian aircraft museums listing
addresses, phone numbers, hours, admission prices, gift shops, cafeterias,
theaters, restoration facilities, Web sites or email addresses, and all
aircraft owned by that museum. The book also lists over 700 aircraft in city
parks, 60 restaurants with aircraft, and 28 WWII and Bi-Plane aircraft rides.
This 322 page softbound book is available for sale from the author or
- Planespot.com This site provides
personal reports of visits to some of the aviation museums around the world.
In addition to museum reviews and stories, you'll find transportation tips and
good photo galleries.
- 390th Memorial Museum Dedicated to
preserving the heritage of the original cadre, the ground support personnel,
the aircrews, the staff, and commanders of the 390th Bombardment Group
(Heavy). Located at the Pima Air Museum, Tucson, Arizona.
- 1941 Historical Aircraft Group Museum
The 1941 Aircraft Group is dedicated to restoring, preserving, and displaying
old and rare aircraft in flying condition, with an emphasis on the World War
Air Force Museum A museum located in Monino, Moscow region, with more than
160 aircraft, conventional planes, helicopters and gliders, as well as unusual
- Air Museum of Kentucky 12,000
square feet of display area, a fully equipped shop for aviation restoration
projects, an office, a library/archive and a gift shop. The museum is a
dynamic entity which includes not only older restored aircraft and
memorabilia, but also air-worthy, flyable aircraft for the public to enjoy.
- The Air Museum Planes of Fame
A nonprofit organization dedicated to preserving aviation history for the
benefit of future generations. The Museum houses over 150 aircraft at its two
locations, the main facility at Chino Airport in California and a satellite
museum near the Grand Canyon at Valle Airport in Arizona. The Air Museum
displays aircraft spanning the history of manned flight, from a replica of the
Chanute Hang Glider of 1896, through modern space flight, and includes
numerous milestone achieving test and research flight vehicles.
- Air Victory Museum News and
events, aircraft photos, kids corner, related links.
- Air Zoo Attractions, activities, and
adventure in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Aircraft, rides, simulator, restoration
- The Airborne and Special Operations Museum
Dedicated to the preservation, interpretation, and recognition of U.S.
airborne and special operations history, equipment, technology, legend, art
and weaponry. In Fayetteville, North Carolina.
- Airline History Museum
Established to restore, preserve, and exhibit propeller-driven commercial
- AirTimes A virtual museum of the
airline industry with a focus on the route, schedule, and marketing
development of scheduled air transport as detailed in the timetable
publications of the world's airlines.
- American Airlines C.R. Smith
Museum A sight-and-sound, hands-on, window-seat look at the world of
flight. Fort Worth, Texas.
- American Airpower Heritage Museum
AAHM is located at Midland International Airport in Midland, Texas, and is
dedicated to preserving the history of World War II military aviation and the
memory of the men and women who built, serviced, and flew military aircraft in
World War II. The collection includes World War II artifacts and memorabilia,
including uniforms of Allied and Axis countries, armament, photographs,
weapons and equipment. The museum houses 40,000 square feet of "hands-on"
permanent exhibits that detail the story of World War II airpower.
- American Helicopter Museum &
Education Center Dedicated to the preservation and exhibition of historic
rotorcraft. Vintage rotorcraft, artifacts, reference archives, photographs,
interactive exhibits, and educational programs and activities. Located just
outside of Philadelphia, at Brandywine Airport.
- The Anderson - Abruzzo,
Albuquerque International Balloon Museum Celebrating the art and science
of ballooning with a fine collection of ballooning equipment and memorabilia,
as well as activities and programs for visitors and students.
- Arizona Wing Commemorative Air
Force Museum A flying museum and meeting facility in Mesa, Arizona, and
home of the Sentimental Journey, a touring B-17.
- Army Aviation Museum
Exhibits, gift shop, information. Ft. Rucker, Alabama.
- Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum A
museum established to maintain and develop a permanent aviation museum in the
Atlantic Provinces of Canada by researching, documenting, retrieving and
restoring artifacts, objects and aircraft associated with the aviation history
of the Atlantic Provinces.
- Australia's Museum of Flight
Museum history, support, family days.
- The Aviation Hall of Fame & Museum of New
Jersey Preserving New Jersey's Aviation Heritage.
- The Aviation Pioneer Gustav Weißkopf
Museum Resume, history, research, museum, books and films.
Preservation Group Balloon Museum Balloon collection, events, projects,
- Bournemouth Aviation Museum
A UK charitable museum dedicated to preserving and presenting operational
examples of historic military jets. The Museum occupies a 30,000 sq ft hanger
at Bournemouth International Airport.
- Bristol Aero Collection A museum
dedicated to the preservation and display of artifacts of the Bristol
Aeroplane Company, and its sister companies - aircraft, engines, missiles,
spacecraft, buses and much more. Located on Kemble Airfield.
- Brooklands Museum Home of
both British aviation and British motoring.
- Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame
- Canadian Museum of Flight
Dedicated to the recovery, restoration, preservation and education of Canada's
- Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum
Over 30 vintage Warbirds, rides, research library, tours, retail store. This
non-profit organization id dedicated to acquiring, documenting, preserving,
and maintaining a collection of aircraft flown by Canadians and the Canadian
military services from the beginning of World War II to the present. They
preserve artifacts, books, periodicals, and manuals.
- Carolinas Aviation Museum
A nonprofit all volunteer museum in Charlotte, NC. Featuring over 30 aircraft
plus numerous aviation artifacts.
- Castle Air Museum A
collection of over 40 historic World War II, Korean War, and Vietnam Conflict
aircraft at the former Castle Air Force Base (California).
- Cavanaugh Flight Museum
A non-profit 501(c)(3) educational organization devoted to promoting aviation
studies and to perpetuating America's aviation heritage. The museum restores,
operates, maintains, and displays historically-significant vintage aircraft,
and collects materials related to the history of aviation. They offer rides
in two distinctive warbirds: the N2S-4 Stearman and the AT-6 Texan. In
- The Commemorative Air
Force This organization includes the American Airpower Heritage Museum
with an archival collection of more than 50,000 World War II artifacts, and
the American Airpower Heritage Flying Museum which preserves and maintains
about 130 aircraft.
- The Cradle of Aviation Museum
Located in Nassau County, Long Island, New York at Mitchel Field.
- Crash Research in Aviation Society
Holland 1940-1945 This foundation recovers crashed aircraft from World
War II. They trace crew members or their relatives. On display are the
remains of aircraft and their story. They also commemorate the Dutch
resistance and the Dutch people that risked their lives when hiding jews for
Airpark - Aviation Museums in Canada By province.
- CyberAir Airpark
- Aviation Museums in the U.S. By state.
- Dayton Aviation Heritage National
Historical Park The park contains four separate sites: the Wright Cycle
Company building and Wright brothers' print shop building, Huffman Prairie
Flying Field, John W. Berry, Sr. Wright Brothers Aviation Center which
includes the 1905 Wright Flyer III, and the Paul Laurence Dunbar State
- Delta Heritage Museum Serving
the family and friends of Delta Air Lines by collecting, preserving, and
presenting the history of Delta and its affiliated airlines in ways that are
interactive, educational, and engaging. Located at Delta Air Lines Worldwide
Headquarters, 2.5 miles south of Atlanta, Georgia.
- Dutch National Aviation Museum The
'Aviodome' at Lelystad Airport with museum pieces demonstrating Holland's
aviation heritage, and a theme park flying two classic airliners.
- Duxford Imperial War
Museum 180 aircraft on show: biplanes, Spitfires, Gulf War jets, and
historic aircraft. The American Air Museum at Duxford and houses a collection
of historic American combat aircraft.
- Empire State Aerosciences Museum
Outdoor displays of restored aircraft and indoor displays of models, dioramas,
and artifacts, including a mockup of the plane flown in Anelia Earhart's ill
fated flight around the world, and a replica of the vonPomer Pusher, an early
example of powered flight. Programs for youngsters include hands-on
activities in model building, rocket construction and launching, and study of
the princilples of flight. Offered for Adults are ground schools in
preparation for the Private Pilot and Instrument Rating written exams required
by the FAA for aviation certificates. The library holds over 20,000 books,
manuals, peridicals, pieces of artwork and audiovisual items. Located at the
Schenectady County Airport, New York.
- The Evergreen Aviation Museum A
121,000 square foot facility in McMinnville, Oregon, featuring the famous
Hughes "Spruce Goose" Flying Boat, an SR-71, a 1903 Wright Flyer replica, a
C-130 cargo plane, a B-17, quite a few fighters and trainers, and general
aviation and other aircraft.
- Experimental Breeder
Reactor - I In the 1950's, there was an attempt to design atom-powered
aircraft. Too heavy and lacking the shielding necessary to protect the
pilots, they never got off the ground. (As far as we know!) EBR-I is the
first atomic reactor to generate electricity. Two X-39 atomic aircraft
engines are on display. See also
Idaho National Labs
Experimental Breeder Reactor 1 Museum [pdf].
- The Fleet Air Arm Museum The
museum is located on the B3151 just off the A303 and A37.
- Flight Of The Phoenix
Aviation Museum Showcases the aircraft and equipment of the armed
forces. In Gilmer, Texas.
- Florida Air Museum at Sun 'n Fun
Displays a rich variety of aircraft and artifacts covering the history of the
first 100 years of flight. Particularly notable is the Howard Hughes aviation
archives collection. Year-round educational programs bring aviation to life.
- The Flying Heritage Collection
Rare treasures of 20th-century military aviation in Arlington, Washington,
about 20 miles from the Future of
Flight. The collection is owned by Paul Allen of Microsoft fame.
- Flying Leatherneck Aviation
Museum This museum houses an inventory of forty historically significant
aircraft, with over two-dozen on static display. Located at MCAS Miramar,
open to the public, and free of charge.
- Future of Flight Aviation Center
The Future of Flight Aviation Center and Boeing Tour project is to create a
73,000 square foot facility consisting of a 58,000sf Aviation Gallery and
Conference Center and a 15,000sf Boeing Tour Center at Paine Field Airport in
Everett, Washington. See graphics of the Future of Flight site plan, proposed
floor plan, and construction zone photos.
- Gatwick Aviation
Museum Vintage aircraft at this UK museum.
- Glenn L Martin Maryland
Aviation Museum Covering the history of Maryland aviation, concentrating
on the Glenn L Martin Company of Middle River, a primary manufacturer of
combat aircraft during both WWI and WWII, and predecessor of the Lockheed
Martin Corporation. The indoor location contains models, photos, and
documents. The outdoor static display area includes ten post-WWII military
jet aircraft and a Martin 4-0-4 airliner.
- Greenwood Military Aviation Museum
Permanent and temporary exhibits that reflect the history of units based at
Greenwood, Nova Scotia. Aircraft photos and specifications, projects,
history, gift shop.
- Grissom Air Museum 24
aircraft on display from B-17 to F-105 to A-10, and many others. This
not-for-profit organization is affiliated with the Indiana State Museum and
Historic Sites, and is located in Peru, Indianna, 60 miles north of
Indianapolis, next to Grissom Air Reserve Base.
- The Helicopter
Museum The "worlds largest dedicated Helicopter Museum," located on the
South West Coast of England at Weston-Super-Mare.
- Hiller Aviation Museum Exhibits,
events, education (Young Eagles, Explorers, Parent Resource Guide). In San
- Historic Aviation Memorial Museum
Located in Tyler, Texas with several aircraft and an extensive collection of
artifacts and memorabilia.
- Historic Wendover Airfield
A Utah non-profit corporation formed to restore parts of Wendover Airbase as a
heavy bomber history center. Restoration efforts, current projects, exhibits,
history, pictures, events.
- Imperial War Museum Duxford
Europe's premier aviation museum, and having one of the finest collections of
tanks, military vehicles, and naval exhibits in the country. This famous
heritage site began as an airfield in the First World War and also played a
vital role in the Second World War, firstly as an RAF fighter station and
later as an American fighter base.
Indian Air Force Museum Pictures, mementoes, souvenirs, models, and
aircraft. Located at the Palam Air Force Station, on the outer suburbs of New
- Indiana Aviation Museum IAM aircraft
statistics, membership information, and a regularly updated events schedule.
IAM is a museum where all planes fly, and can give rides through the Warbird
Experience and Sponsorship Programs.
- International Airliners Museum
An Australian not for profit organisation that shows how the development and
role of civil air transportation played an important part in opening up the
- International Women's Air and Space Museum
(IWASM) This non-profit Cleveland museum showcases the accomplishments of
women in air and space. Rotating exhibits, a research center with thousands
of documents, photos, books and artifacts.
- The Iowa Aviation Museum
Celebrating Iowa's aviation heritage with memorabilia and photographs, eleven
civil aircraft on display, including some rare examples of early flying
machines from the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s, and two military aircraft, an A-7
Corsair jet and a Huey Cobra helicopter.
- The Iowa Military Aviation Museum
Established to honor the Iowa men, women, and the corporations that have
played an important part in Military and Iowa aviation throughout history.
Historical aircraft, artifacts, and history at the Ankeny Regional Airport.
- Kansas Aviation Museum
Restoration facilities, aircraft, aircraft components, educational displays,
research resources including archives on Kansas-built aircraft, and
memorabilia from Kansas' world famous air achievers.
- Luscombe Aviation History Foundation
Dedicated to preserving the history of Luscombe airplanes, and providing parts
and support Silvaire owners and pilots.
- MAPS Air Musuem Educating
people about the history of aviation and its impact upon society through a
permanent collection of vintage military and significant civilian aircraft,
and preserving these historical aircraft in airworthy condition. Located in
North Canton, Ohio.
- The McChord Air Museum The
official USAF organization whose mission is to portray the history of McChord
Air Force Base. Aircraft and scaled model exhibits, unit exhibits, collection
of weapons, instruments, paintings and art from the USAF art collection,
photographs, vintage uniforms and other memorabilia. Located on McChord Air
Force Base near Tacoma WA. Site includes an extensive list of links to U.S.
Air Force museums and other aviation museums.
- James S. McDonnell Prologue
Room Exhibits showcase the products from Boeing, McDonnell Douglas, North
American Aviation, Hughes Helicopters, and Boeing Vertol.
- The Memorial Flight A
non-profit organisation which aims to preserve French and European
aeronautical heritage, mainly centered on the First World War period.
Restoration to flying condition of an original SPAD XIII C1. Current flyable
aeroplanes include a Fokker DR-I reproduction, an original Morane AI type
XXIX, a Dassault MD311 Flamant, and a reproduction Blériot XI². Other
projects include an RAF SE5a and the static restoration of the historic "Point
d'Interrogation" on behalf of the Musée de l'Air.
- Memorial Museum on
Ilyushin Aviation Complex Information and contact information for this
- The Michael King Smith Evergreen
Aviation Education Center Home of the Howard Hughes flying boat, HK-1
Spruce Goose. history, news and events, giftshop.
- Mid America Air Museum
This museum contains artifact and memorabilia galleries (many with with a
focus on local aviation history), a small theatre and classroom, a research
library, and a number of airframes on display. At the Sioux Gateway Airoprt,
Sioux City, Iowa, USA.
- Mid-America Air Museum
More than 100 aircraft, both civilian and military. Hands-on exhibits
demonstrate how and why airplanes fly. Located in Liberal, Kansas, on the
site of a WWII B-24 hangar and later Beechcraft plant.
- Mid Atlantic Air MuseumAward-winning
warbirds, classic airliners, rare and unusual military and civilian aircraft,
and historic exhibits.
- Monino Air Force Museum, Russia
Photos from a visit to the museum, plus links to other Monino related sites.
- The Moorabbin Air Museum Australian
national aviation museum.
- Motts Military Museum
This central Ohio museum collects and preserves personal stories and
memorabilia from U.S. forces. Aviation items include Eddie Rickenbacker
memorabilia and items from the Tuskegee Airmen.
- Musée Régional de l'Air
d'Angers-Marcé (France) Second French air museum, specializing in light
aviation and glider aircraft in flight condition.
- The Museum of Army Flying
Celebrating over one hundred years of army aviation, this award-winning museum
is home to one of the country’s finest historical collections of military
kites, gliders, aeroplanes and helicopters. There are over 35 helicopters and
fixed wing aircraft to see at the museum including the largest collection of
military gliders in Europe. The Museum is situated on the A343 between
Andover and Salisbury.
- Museum of Aviation The
second largest museum in the United States Air Force. It displays 93 aircraft
and hundreds of exhibits on a 51 acre site drawing more than 500,000 visitors
a year. At Warner Robins in Georgia.
- The Museum of
Berkshire Aviation A collection of aircraft and photgraphs recalling
Berkshire's aviation heritage. Located at the historic site of Woodley
Airfield, near Reading, U.K.
- The Museum of Flight This
Seattle collection of aerospace artifacts is the largest and most
comprehensive in the western United States, they say.
- Museum of Flying Rare
collection of World War II fighter aircraft, most of which are in flight ready
condition and frequently take part in air races across the US. Located in
Santa Monica, California on the site of the old Douglas Aircraft factory.
- Museum of Flight- Scottish National
Aviation Museum The aviation collections comprise aircraft, engines,
rockets, photographs, a reference library, archives, models, flying clothing,
instruments and propellers. Located at East Fortune Airfield. The site
occupies part of a former RAF airfield now scheduled as a historic monument.
- Museum of Flight in Seattle
Information, programs, membership, history, collection. Seattle, Washington.
National Agricultural Aviation Museum In Jackson, Mississippi.
- National Air and Space Museum The
Smithsonian museum in Washington, D.C.
- National Air and Space
Museum Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center Located at Washington Dulles
International Airport, the Center provides space for the objects that tell the
history of aviation and space flight.
- National Aviation Museum
Located in Ottawa, Canada and presenting the story of Canada's aviation
heritage from the pioneer era to the jet age. Information about the Museum,
the collection, research toolkit.
- The National Aviation and
Space Exploration Wall of Honor A permanent memorial built at the
National Air and Space Museum facility at Washington Dulles International
Airport and dedicated to honoring all men and women who have had a passion for
flight. You are invited to place your name or the names of family members or
friends who contributed to U.S. aviation and space exploration heritage.
- National Museum of Naval Aviation
The NMNA is a large air and space museum with over 140 restored aircraft
representing Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard aviation. In Pensacola,
- National Museum of the United
States Air Force Events and news, exhibits, research, photos, restoration
projects, history - it's all there. The official Museum of the United States
Air Force at Wright-Patterson AFB in Dayton, Ohio. The unofficial
Air Force Museum site is not currently maintained, but it includes an
exhibits list with links to aircraft specs and photos.
- National Soaring Museum
Exhibits, facilities, archives, collections, activities, giftship. In Elmira,
- The National Warplane Museum
Airshows, museum collection, videos, membership. Geneseo Airport, Geneseo,
- New England Air Museum Information, new
displays, membership, photo gallery, exhibit list. At Bradley International
- New Zealand Fighter Pilots Museum NZ
aces, aircraft, squadrons, photo gallery, museum store, restorations, events,
bibliography, downloads of fantastic images.
- Newark Air Museum The
UK's largest volunteer managed aviation museum. The museum's collection
currently stands at 69 aircraft and cockpit sections from across the history
of aviation. These include transport, training and reconnaissance aircraft
and helicopters and a diverse selection of jet fighters and bombers.
- Niagara Aerospace Museum
Dedicated to the Western New Yorkers who contributed to the world's aviation
and space flight endeavors. Aircraft collection includes the Bell X-22A VSTOL,
Bell 47 helicopters, Lockheed F-94A, Bell P-39Q, a replica Curtiss Pusher, and
a Taylor J-2 Cub. Also, an assortment of Bell rocket engines including the
LEM and Agena, aircraft and rocket engines, thrusters, and the personal
memorabilia of many local servicemen and women. Located in Niagara Falls, NY.
- Nottingham East Midlands Aeropark Guide
The virtual guide to Nottingham East Midlands/Castle Donnington Aeropark.
Site includes interactive aeropark map and aircraft galleries, scale drawings
- Octave Chanute Aerospace Museum
This museum has over 40 aircraft and missiles on display, including replicas
of Charles Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis and Chanute Field's first aircraft,
the Curtiss Jenny biplane. The world's only remaining Boeing XB-47 Stratojet
prototype is also on exhibit. Dedicated to preserving history and educating
visitors about Chanute AFB and Illinois aviation history.
- Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome
Aircraft (and vehicles) from 1900 through 1940, weekend airshows, biplane
rides. In Rhinebeck, New York.
- Olympic Flight Museum
A non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and flying of vintage
aircraft. In Olympia, Washington, USA.
- Owls Head Transportation Museum
Collection of over 100 pioneer-era aircraft in Owls Head, Maine, USA.
- Palm Springs Air Museum
This non-profit educational institution has a mission to exhibit and educate
the role of the World War II combat aircraft, the pilots, and the American
citizens who achieved victory. The museum features flying aircraft, related
artifacts, artwork, and a library. You'll find one of the world's largest
collections of flying World War II warplanes, rare combat photography,
original artworks, memorabilia, uniforms, and continuous video documentaries.
In Palm Springs, California.
- Pearson Air Museum A
pre-WWII Army Air Corps Airfield preserved with flight capable aircraft on
display. Located at Vancouver's National Historic Reserve.
- Peterson Air and Space Museum
Located in an 8.3 acre Colorado State Historic District, the Museum preserves
and portrays the aviation and space history of Colorado Springs and Peterson
Air Force Base. Exhibits feature the WW II Peterson Army Air Base, the
Binational (United States and Canadian) North American Aerospace Defense
Command, US Air Defense Command and the US Air Force Space Command. The
Museum's Airpark collection includes sixteen aircraft and four missiles.
- Pima Air & Space Museum Official
site for the private, nonprofit, educational museum located in Tucson,
Arizona. Over 200 aircraft occupying 65 acres of land. Museum history,
restorations, membership, aircraft.
[Unofficial] Pima Air & Space Museum Unofficial page with information,
aircraft exhibits by category with specs and links to more info. Museum
located at Tucson, Arizona with almost 200 aircraft on display.
- Piper Aviation Museum An
organization with a mission to collect and preserve artifacts of twentieth
century Piper aviation including aircraft, manufacturing equipment, documents,
images, and oral history related to the aircraft manufactured by the Piper
Aircraft Corporation. Located at the former Piper Engineering Center at Lock
Haven, Clinton County, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
- Polish Aviation
Museum Over one hundred aircraft, including gliders, helicopters, and
anti-aircraft missiles, as well as some two hundred aero engines, and a large
library and photograph archive. Kraków, Poland.
- Port Townsend Aero Museum The
PTAM has a collections of 26 rare antique and classic aircraft, many of which
are operational and flown on a regular basis. In Port Townsend , Washington.
- Portuguese Air Museum
History of Portuguese military aviation.
- Prairie Aviation Museum
Features permanent and rotating exhibits, a mini-theatre, and static outdoor
displays of historical aircraft and vehicles. Located at the West entrance of
the Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington, Illinois.
- Preserved US
Military Aircraft A list of US military aircraft preserved and displayed
compiled by Ben Marselis. Designations, location of preserved aircraft, links
to museums, etc.
James S. McDonnell Prologue Room Portraying a century of milestone events
and showcasing the aircraft and spacecraft that played pivotal roles in the
history of flight and space exploration. Hundreds of scale models,
photographs, paintings and artifacts of biplanes, monoplanes, piston engines,
and jets. Near Lambert-St. Louis International Airport.
- Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
Located at the Pueblo Memorial Airport and operated by veteran volunteers of
the Pueblo Historical Aircraft Society. Includes the International B-24
- RAF Manston History Museum
Association This group documents and preserves the history of this
- The Royal Air Force Museum
Royal Air Force Museum London is situated on the historic site of the London
Aerodrome and houses over 100 aircraft from around the world. Royal Air Force
Museum Cosford has one of the largest aviation collections in the UK, with
over 70 historic aircraft.
- Russian Air Force Museum at
Monino, Russia Information about the museum, aircraft photos, Russian
aviation-related monuments, links to related Websites.
- San Diego Aerospace Museum
Collection listing (over 65 aircraft), hours, news, educational programs.
- San Francisco Airport Museums
Museum programs, current and future exhibits.
- Shearwater Aviation Museum
Established as a base for Canadian naval aviation history.
- The Shoreham Aircraft
Museum UK museum dedicated to the Battle of Britain, featuring artifacts
from German and British aircraft, and display of paintings by aviation artist
- Shuttleworth Old Warden Park
The Shuttleworth Collection is in a quiet countryside setting, actually on an
old fashioned all grass aerodrome with eight hangars. These hangars comprise
an aeroplane engineering workshop, a garage and coachroom, and the remainder
house the aircraft collection. Flying displays are held regularly throughout
the year from May through to October.
- Igor I. Sikorsky Historical Archives
Inc. A foundation dedicated to acquiring, preserving and protecting the
historical materials that chronicle the aviation careers of Igor Sikorsky, the
companies he founded and the accomplishments of its employees.
- Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
Exhibitions, news, lectures, events.
South Dakota Air & Space Museum More than 25 historic bombers, fighters,
utility aircraft, missiles, plus many indoor exhibits of aviation
memorabilia. Free admission every day, all year round at Ellsworth AFB, South
- The Southern Museum of
Flight Facilities, exhibits, history at this Birmingham, Alabama museum.
- Spitfire-Museum.com The
official Internet site for the Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial at Manston in
- Stampe and Vertongen Museum A small
museum dedicated to the history of aviation in Antwerp, with 6 airworthy WWI
replica's, plus a V1 and some Stampe SV 4 aircraft on display. At Antwerp
- Strategic Air Command Museum The
SAC Museum holds 31 aircraft and 6 missles located in a 300,000 square foot
building midway between Omaha and Lincoln, Nebraska.
- Strategic Air & Space
Museum Preserving the history of the Strategic Air Command near Ashland,
- Tennessee Museum of Aviation A
50,000 sq. ft. facility with an artifacts gallery that traces aviation history
from before the Wright Brothers. See the Gen. Jimmy Doolittle Medal of Honor,
thousands of historic artifacts, and Tennessee's Aviation Hall of Fame.
- The Texas Air Command Museum TAC
is organized to operate a flying museum providing historical and educational
information. World War II, Korean, and Vietnam era aircraft are maintained in
a flying status, demonstrated and displayed at air shows, used in aviation
youth training programs, and made available to police agencies and other
- The Toronto Aerospace
Museum, Canada Aircraft gallery, news, museum projects, airshows, gift
- Tulsa Air and Space
Museum Exhibits, planetarium, youth classes and events, newsletter,
- USS Hornet Museum The aircraft
carrier USS Hornet participated in World War II and the Apollo 11 manned space
mission. Now peacefully moored at Alameda Point on San Francisco Bay.
- Valiant Air Command Warbird Museum &
Tico Airshow An educational museum in Florida dedicated to the
preservation of aviation history for future generations.
- Virginia Aviation Museum Vintage flying
machines, aviation films and lectures, and an SR-71 on permanent display.
Located at the Richmond International Airport in Sandston, Virginia, USA.
- Vulcan to the Sky Restored Avro
- WACO Aircraft Museum & Aviation
Learning Center The WACO Historical Society was organized to preserve the
history the company and its planes. In Troy, Ohio.
- The WASP WWII Museum
Plans to build a world class museum to honor the Women Airforce Service Pilots
of WWII (WASP), the first women in history to fly America’s military aircraft,
to be built at the site of the only air field in America used exclusively to
train women pilots to fly ‘the Army way’--Avenger Field, Sweetwater, TEXAS.
- Western North Carolina Air Museum
This Hendersonville museum is run by volunteers and offers about 20 vintage
aricraft, most of which are airworthy.
- Wilmington Aviation Foundation
Inc. A non-profit organization created to promote and develop a museum to
enhance knowledge, history and appreciation for the role Wilmington, New
Hanover County and Southeastern North Carolina has played in aviation and the
defense of the USA.
- Wings of Freedom Museum
The Delaware Valley Historical Aircraft Association museum in Willow Grove
Pennslyvania. The exhibit contains display cases on World War I, the Pitcairn
Era, World War Two, the Tuskegee Airmen, the Cold War, women in aviation,
Korea, Southeast Asia, and contemporary aviation and space exploration. Also
featuring a history of their ME-262 jet fighter and early jet development, and
over 200 hand crafted scale models on display and a growing number of aviation
- Wings of the North A non-profit,
all-volunteer organization that seeks to preserve and present aviation
history. Located in Eden Prairie, MN, USA.
- Wings of History, the Air Museums of
Europe Tells the story of aviation in Europe through the historic
aircraft that still exist in museums and collections.
- The Wings Over The Rockies Air
and Space Museum Denver museum.
- Yankee Air Museum Flight
experiences April through October on the B-17 Yankee Lady and the B-25 Yankee
Warrior. A non-profit organization. Willow Run Airport, Michigan.
- The Yorkshire Air Museum
A unique collection of over 40 internationally recognised aircraft and
fascinating displays all combined into a historic site.
- Zarik's - Australian Commercial
Aviation Collection A not-for-profit aviation collection dedicated to
saving Australia's commercial airline heritage online. The collection
includes 34 airlines and 600 items.