With the Museum Lecture Series podcast, you can learn about Air Force history from historians, authors, active duty or retired military members, and specialists in research, development and technology.
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Note: The expressed comments and opinions presented by guest speakers in the museum's Wings & Things Lecture Series are solely those of the speaker and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force or the U.S. Air Force.
In accordance with the updated guidance released by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Department of Defense (DoD) and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force will require all visitors to wear face masks indoors effective July 30, 2021 until further notice.
Visitors ages three and up will be required to wear masks while indoors at the museum. This policy applies to all visitors, staff and volunteers regardless of vaccination status. Visitors may wear their own masks or a free paper mask will be provided. Cloth masks will also be available for purchase in the Museum Store.
Additional information available here.
Please note Springfield Street, the road that leads to the museum’s entrance, is undergoing construction through the beginning of September. Expect lane reductions and some delays. Please follow the signs and instructions provided by the road crews.
The First True Stealth Fighter: The Evolution of the F-22 RaptorPaul Metz
The Dorian Files Revealed: The Manned Orbiting Laboratory Crew Members’ Secret Mission in Space
Karol Bobko, Albert Crews, Bob Crippen, Richard Truly and Michael Yarymovych
Col. (Ret.) Joseph Sweeney
Pushing the Envelope: Vision and Genius in the R&D Gallery
Dr. Squire L. Brown
Titan II - The Few but the Powerful
Dr. David K. Stumpf
The Hexagon KH-9 Reconnaissance Satellite
The U.S. Air Force's Mission to Help Create Afghan Air Power
Col. Robert A. Strasser and Lt. Col. Tay W. Johannes
Return and Renewal with Honor: Messages for All of Us
Maj. Gen. (Ret.) John Borling
America's SECRET MiG Squadron
Col. (Ret.) Gaillard R. Peck Jr.
Contributions USAF Special Operations Forces Have Made to the Development of Air and Space Power, 1942 to 2012
Herbert A. Mason Jr.
20 Years as an Air Force PhotojournalistMaster Sgt. Jeremy T. LockAmerica's Canine Heroes: The Story of Military Working DogsMaria GoodavageMy True CourseCapt. Dutch Van KirkThe Air Force in Space -- and on the Moon: The Flights of Apollo 9 and Apollo 15Col. (Ret.) David R. ScottThe Secret World of Space ReconnaissanceDr. Robert A. McDonald and Dr. James D. Outzen
Air Force One - Zero FailureCol. (Ret.) Mark W. TillmanThe Tuskegee Airmen: An Illustrated History, 1939-1949Dr. Daniel L. Haulman
The National Museum of the U.S. Air Force is located at:
1100 Spaatz Street
Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433
(near Dayton, Ohio)