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Tuskegee Airman Colonel Charles McGee with a young boy and the Red Tail Squadron's P-51C. (photo via CAF)

CAF Red Tail Squadron to Showcase at ASCD Educators Conference

The Commemorative Air Force (CAF) Red Tail Squadron, America’s tribute to the Tuskegee Airmen, is excited to announce they have been invited to attend the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) Annual Conference and Exhibit Show April 2-4 in Atlanta. Squadron representatives will be showcasing the inspirational power of their RISE ABOVE Resource Kit and RISE ABOVE Traveling Exhibit.[Read More...]

by January 20, 2016 0 comments Commemorative Air Force
Pacific Aviation Museum Awarderd TripAdvisor Recognition

Pacific Aviation Museum Awarderd TripAdvisor Recognition

PRESS RELEASE – Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor has been named Hawaii’s “#1 Historical Spot Worth Traveling For” by FlipKey®, TripAdvisor’s® leading vacation rental service. Based on industry research and traveler feedback, FlipKey® named the “50 most loved and most talked about historical attractions in each state across the country.” Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor was awarded the number one[Read More...]

Photo by Matt Abrams

Curtiss P-40N Warhawk “Bonnie Kaye”

The world gained another airworthy Curtiss Kittyhawk when P-40N 42-105120 took to the skies on the morning of Monday, January 11th following a ten year restoration with Chris and Gail Kirchner’s C&G Air at the Leeward Air Ranch in Ocala, Florida. The aircraft is a veteran of the Aleutians campaign, although the restoration bares the famous skull motif of the 80th Fighter[Read More...]

by January 19, 2016 2 comments Warbird Restorations
Midland Army Air Field Museum to Open Soon

Midland Army Air Field Museum to Open Soon

Article originally published on the Commemorative Air Force‘s website The CAF’s High Sky Wing is proud to announce the CAF Airpower Museum in Midland, Texas will soon reopen as the Midland Army Air Field (MAAF) Museum.  The MAAF Museum will provide visitors an opportunity to experience the sights and sounds of 1940′s West Texas. The gallery spaces within the Main[Read More...]

by January 18, 2016 0 comments Uncategorized
Aircraft Anniversaries Part of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016

Aircraft Anniversaries Part of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016

More than a half dozen types of airplanes will be celebrating special anniversaries in 2016, and owners of those aircraft are commemorating the occasion at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016, the perfect place for aircraft and aviation people to gather. EAA AirVenture Oshkosh, the 64th annual Experimental Aircraft Association fly-in convention, is July 25-31 at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.The[Read More...]

by January 17, 2016 1 comment Airshow News, Press Releases