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  • Museum opens expanded Tuskegee Airmen exhibit

    A group of African Americans who fought for equality as they battled for their country are being recognized with an expanded exhibit at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.Located in the museum's World War II Gallery, the exhibit honors the famed Tuskegee Airmen, black military pilots, navigators, bombardiers, armorers, maintainers, trainers,
  • World War II Tuskegee Airman to introduce 'Red Tail Reborn' at Air Force Museum Theatre

    The Air Force Museum Theatre is proud to announce Lt. Col. (Ret.) George Hardy will introduce a showing of Red Tail Reborn at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 10.Hardy graduated from flight training on Sept. 9, 1944, at Tuskegee Army Air Field, then began his military career as a member of the all-black 99th Fighter Squadron, flying 21 combat missions over
  • Summer Aerospace Camp registration now open

    Registration for three 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
  • 'Orbit the globe' during free Family Day

    Commemorate the birthdays of Galileo and Copernicus and the anniversary of the launch of the U.S. Air Force's first GPS satellite by learning about astronomy and satellites during Family Day from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. on Feb. 21 at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.Visitors can see a scale model of the solar system (beginning in the lobby through
  • Learn about African American history at National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

    As Black History Month approaches, visitors to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force can view exhibits and check out online resources to learn more about African Americans who served in the Air Force and its predecessor organizations.A self-guided audio tour guides visitors through the Early Years and World War II Galleries, pointing out
  • New Tactical Air Control Party exhibit now on display at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

    A new exhibit featuring the story of Tactical Air Control Party (TACP) Senior Airmen Bradley Smith and Michael Malarsie is now on display at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force.TACP personnel accompany forward military units on the battlefield and arrange air strikes against enemy targets on the ground. They serve in one of the few front-line
  • Free wireless Internet now available at museum

    The world's largest military aviation museum now offers free wireless Internet to its visitors.Provided by the Air Force Museum Foundation, WiFi will be available to National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors free of charge throughout all galleries in the main museum complex, as well as the lobby and café.The museum already has some Web-based
  • Two Dayton favorites partner in 2015 to bring family entertainment to the BIG screen

    The Air Force Museum Theatre is pleased to announce that Cassano's Pizza King will be sponsoring the 2015 Hollywood Film Series. This film series features Hollywood blockbusters and classic favorites on the largest screen in Southwest Ohio on the fourth Sunday of each month.   The first film for 2015, the animated and heart-warming film Wall-E,
  • Cincinnati Reds to visit the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force

    National Museum of the U.S. Air Force visitors will have the opportunity to meet members of the Cincinnati Reds organization on Jan. 24 from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.All-Star third baseman Todd Frazier, manager Bryan Price, broadcasters Jim Day and Jeff Piecoro, minor league shortstop Alex Blandino, Director of Player Development Jeff Graupe and mascot Mr.

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