Pacific Aviation Museum

The “Biggest Little Airshow” Returns

The “Biggest Little Airshow” Returns

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor’s popular remote control Biggest Little Airshow in Hawaii is back for its tenth year, Saturday and Sunday, June 3 and 4, 10am to 4pm. Guests will be able to drive on to Ford Island for this event, or take the free shuttle from the Pearl Harbor Visitor Center. Parking is free. A family favorite, the[Read More…]

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor Celebrates  Living History Day

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor Celebrates Living History Day

In recognition of Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor’s 10th anniversary and the upcoming 75th anniversary of the December 7th bombing of Pearl Harbor, Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor presented an expanded Living History Day with a multitude of historical exhibits, presentations by award-winning authors, and hands-on demonstrations highlighting the history, bravery and heroes of WWII and the sacrifices made by[Read More…]

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor Celebrates  10th Anniversary with Living History Day

Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor Celebrates 10th Anniversary with Living History Day

In recognition of Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor’s 10th anniversary and the upcoming 75th anniversary of the December 7th bombing of Pearl Harbor, Pacific Aviation Museum has expanded its annual Living History Day to include a multitude of historical exhibits, presentations by award-winning authors and hands-on demonstrations highlighting the history, bravery and heroes of WWII and the sacrifices made by[Read More…]

The freshly-unveiled forward fuselage of the unidentified Nakajima B5N2 'Kate' sitting on its cradle within the historic Hangar 79 at the Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor. (photo via Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor)

Nakajima B5N2 ‘Kate’ Unveiled at Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor

The Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor unveiled the substantial remains of an ultra-rare, former Imperial Japanese Navy Nakajima B5N2 Type 97 torpedo bomber on Monday, April 18th. Known as the ‘Kate’ to the Allies, this wreck is the most complete of just two preserved survivors. The type became infamous for its leading role in the December 7th, 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor. The only other ‘captive’[Read More…]

2016 Events Calendar at the Pacific Aviation Museum

2016 Events Calendar at the Pacific Aviation Museum

PRESS RELEASE – December 7, 2016 will mark 75 years since America was launched into World War II, with the attack on Pearl Harbor. It will also mark 10 years since Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor opened its doors on Historic Ford Island at Pearl Harbor, vowing to honor America’s greatest aviators by sharing aviation history of the Pacific and[Read More…]