HomeUpcomingPress Room

Press Room

Welcome to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force online press room. News releases, photographs and fact sheets are now available on our website. For more information, please contact:

Public Affairs Division
National Museum of the U.S. Air Force
1100 Spaatz Street
Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433
Phone: (937) 255-1337, (937) 255-1386
Fax: (937) 255-0523
Military Aviation Museum
Early Years Gallery
World War II Gallery
Korean War Gallery
Southeast Asia War Gallery
Cold War Gallery
Military Aviation Museum
Research and Development Gallery
Global Reach Gallery
Presidential Gallery
The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will be open until 8 p.m. the first Thursday of each month. Look inside a different aircraft each month between 5-8 p.m. The simulators and museum store will remain open until 8 p.m. as well.
A military-themed display made of LEGO® bricks by the Cincy LUG will be on display in the WWII Gallery November 11 - 14, 2020, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and November 15, 2020, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. This display includes replicas of war memorials to include the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and replica aircraft to include an F-15 and the B-17 Memphis Belle.
Commemorate Veterans Day by meeting and hearing stories from more than 50 veterans and subject matter experts. These experts will be stationed in the galleries near the aircraft or exhibit that relates to their expertise.
See the new exhibit titled “Women in the Air Force: From Yesterday into Tomorrow,” which highlights women’s achievements in their civilian and military careers with emphasis on the U.S. Air Force and its predecessors. It is currently being installed in several galleries throughout the museum and will be completed in early 2021.
Now accepting registration from students ages 14-18 who are interested in taking an introductory course to becoming a pilot. This free two-week course consists of Ground School and training at a flight simulator. Students must be able to attend all 6 classes over the two-week period. Registration is required. Click on the picture for more information.
The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force has four large Presidential Aircraft that flew eleven U.S. Presidents around the world from 1945 to 1998. Each one is unique and has a remarkable history. Click on the picture to vote for your favorite Air Force One now through November 3, 2020.

Images for Media

Featured Links

Plan Your Visit button
E-newsletter Sign-up button
Explore Museum Exhibits button
Browse Photos button
Visit Press Room button
Become a Volunteer button
Air Force Museum Foundation button
Donate an item button