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  • Air Force to host STEM event Jan 13

    The U.S. Air Force will host a Science, Discovery and Family Fun event at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force on Sunday, Jan. 13, from 1 – 4 p.m.This will be a fun event for young people and their families and will feature interactive science and technology displays and demonstrations, refreshments and a performance by the Air Force Band of
  • David Tillotson III appointed as new director of National Museum USAF

    Former Assistant Deputy Chief Management Officer for the Office of the Secretary of Defense, Mr. David Tillotson III, was recently appointed as the director of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.A member of the Senior Executive Service since 2002, Tillotson replaces Mr. Jack Hudson who retired on Oct. 5, 2018, after serving as director for
  • National Museum USAF announces Ninth Annual Student Writing Competition

    Teenagers will have a unique opportunity to earn scholarship funds while learning about military aviation history through the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force’s Ninth Annual Air Force Heritage and History Writing Competition.  This year's theme focuses on the fact that July 2019 marks 50 years since humans first walked upon any surface other
  • Come and explore engineering at the National Museum USAF

    Come and explore the world of engineering as we commemorate the 20th anniversary of perhaps the greatest engineering feat in modern history – the International Space Station (ISS) – during Family Day on Nov. 17 from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. The first segment of the ISS was launched on Nov. 20, 1998!Designed for
  • Free tickets available Nov. 5 for Holiday Concert at the National Museum USAF

    The U.S. Air Force Band of Flight will celebrate the holidays with a variety of classic holiday favorites in a performance at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force on Dec. 15 at 7:30 p.m.The United States Air Force Band of Flight, stationed at Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio presents more than 240 performances annually, providing quality musical
  • National Museum USAF to commemorate Veterans Day with 'Plane Talks' on Nov 10

    The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will commemorate Veterans Day by offering visitors a special opportunity to interact with more than 30 veterans who will be stationed at aircraft throughout the museum as part of the “Plane Talks” program on Nov. 10 from 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Included among the veterans scheduled to be on-hand are a
  • Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team to perform at Air Force museum

    WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE, Ohio – The United States Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team will show off their sharp skills and perform at the National Museum of the United States Air Force Oct. 20 at 1 p.m. in the Korea/South East Asia Gallery.  A standard team performance features a professionally choreographed sequence of show-stopping weapon
  • Have ‘Spooktacular Aerospace Fun’ on Oct. 27 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

    Learn fun aerospace principles through FREE Halloween-themed activities during Family Day on Oct. 27 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. Visitors are encouraged to wear Halloween costumes, and those who participate in activities will receive goody bags (while supplies last).Designed for children and adults of all
  • New Gold Star Families Memorial Monument to be unveiled Oct. 16 at National Museum USAF

    A new Gold Star Families Memorial Monument designed to honor Gold Star families, preserve the memory of the fallen and serve as a reminder that freedom is not free will be unveiled during a ceremony on Oct. 16 at 10 a.m. at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force. This will be the 50th monument of its kind in the United States. This stunning
  • Celebrate the beginning of fall by learning about gravity

    Celebrate the beginning of the fall season while learning about the force that causes falling - gravity, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sept. 29 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) related activities and demonstrations will take place in the second and fourth buildings and will allow those of all
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