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  • VC-137C Air Force One (SAM 26000) and VC-54C Sacred Cow to move into new fourth building on April 9

    Restoration crews at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force plan to move the VC-137C Air Force One (SAM 26000), which was used by eight presidents - Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Reagan, George H.W. Bush and Clinton, to the museum’s new fourth building on April 9. The VC-54C Sacred Cow, which was first used by President Franklin D.
  • Student artwork to be exhibited at museum

    More than 130 pieces of art created by local students from schools across the Miami Valley will be on display at the National Museum of the U.S Air Force during the 33rd Annual Student Aviation Art Competition and Exhibition. The exhibit will be open from April 2 through May 1. Student artists from both private and public schools in Clark, Greene,
  • 'Dick Cole - One Hundred Years A Hero' premiers April 22 at Air Force Museum Theatre

    “One Hundred Years A Hero,” a new biopic documenting the extraordinary life and career of Lt. Col. Richard E. Cole, USAF (Ret.), will premiere Friday, April 22 at 5 p.m. in the Air Force Museum Theatre in Dayton, Ohio. As part of the Living History Film Series, a panel discussion will follow the screening. Still going strong at 100 years of age,
  • 'Independence Day' Screening to be held at Air Force Museum Theatre

    There will be a special Air Force Museum Theatre screening of the classic family film Independence Day on March 27 at 4 p.m. on the grounds of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. This screening has been timed to give movie fans a chance to see the original film before the sequel, Independence Day: Resurgence, hits this summer. This screening
  • Museum to 'come alive' to celebrate fourth building opening

    Who will you meet in the galleries of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force? Be one of the first to visit the museum’s new fourth building, and you can find out! On June 11-12, the museum will come alive with special activities to celebrate the grand opening of the fourth building, which will feature 10 presidential aircraft and a world-class
  • Free tickets available March 9 for spring concert

    Note: We have distributed all available tickets for this concert. Click here for a list of more upcoming events at the museum.The U.S. Air Force Band of Flight “Plays Las Vegas” at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 9 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. The performance is full of selections from Las Vegas headliners throughout the years,
  • Air Force Museum Theatre celebrates Women in History Month

    The Air Force Museum Theatre’s 2016 Living History Film Series continues on Saturday, March 12 at 4 p.m. celebrating Women in History Month. Filmmakers Kara Martinelli and Adam White bring Women’s Air Racing to the big screen with their new documentary film Beyond the Powder: The Legacy of the First Women’s Cross-Country Air Race. Dr. Terry Von
  • Free activities for Home School Day set for April 4 at museum

    Home school students can explore the world’s largest aviation museum and learn about aviation history and STEM topics during Spring Home School Day on April 4 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. Throughout the day, home school children, ages 3-18, can participate in a number of free educational activities, many focusing on science,
  • Celebrate Women's History Month with visit to National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

    The contributions women have made throughout the years are apparent in all walks of life, and the Air Force is no exception. With the observation of Women’s History Month in March, visitors to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force can view exhibits that pay tribute to the accomplishments and achievements of women who served in the Air Force. In
  • Summer Aerospace Camp registration now open

    Registration for four affordable and exciting summer aerospace camps is now open at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.  Campers who have completed grades 4-8 will be able to learn about a variety of topics through hands-on activities that incorporate history, science and math concepts, as well as team-building skills. Base clearance is not

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