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Tuskegee Airmen, families, friends and guests, gathered for the expanded Tuskegee Airmen exhibit opening in the WWII Gallery at the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force on Feb. 10, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo)

National Museum of the U.S. Air Force Opens Expanded Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit

PRESS RELEASE – DAYTON, Ohio – 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, administrators[Read More...]

by February 10, 2015 0 comments Aviation Museum News, USAF Museum
Warbird Radio – Tonight’s Show Preview

Warbird Radio – Tonight’s Show Preview

Tune in this Tuesday night (02/10/15) at 8pm (EASTERN) for a full restoration update on the Warriors & Warbirds Museum‘s C-123 “Ponderous Polly.” WRL Host Matt Jolley also welcomes aviation artist Ron Cole to the show with news on his most recent work. Matt will also check in with the guys from WarbirdsNews.com for a look at the latest headlines.[Read More...]

by February 10, 2015 0 comments Warbird Radio
“National Memories” Traveling Exhbit To Open At Pacific Aviation Museum

“National Memories” Traveling Exhbit To Open At Pacific Aviation Museum

PRESS RELEASE – Honolulu, HI – Pacific Aviation Museum Pearl Harbor, the site of America’s first aviation battlefield, will serve as the first stop of the “National Memories” 2015 United States tour, March 14, 2015. The exhibit, which first went on display in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen in 2010, has toured through Mainland China and Taiwan. Through the[Read More...]

Hawker Demon Resurrected in Australia

Hawker Demon Resurrected in Australia

Based upon an article by John Parker of Warbirds Online. All photos via John Parker, unless noted otherwise. John Parker recently visited Caboolture Airfield in Queensland, Australia. The site is famous around the world for the historic aircraft based or under restoration there, but Parker was specifically interested in a project owned by Jack McDonald. ‘Here there be demons’, well,[Read More...]

by February 9, 2015 0 comments Warbird Restorations, Warbirds News
Friday Favorite – X-35B‏ Lightning II

Friday Favorite – X-35B‏ Lightning II

WarbirdsNews has another great piece from Matt Jolley and Warbird Radio that we thought we would share with you this morning in our new segment Warbird Radio Favorite Friday! This week Matt Jolley will discuss his early experiences with the Lockheed X-35B and its successor, the F-35 Lightning II.  Matt Jolley – In 2010, I had the privilege of seeing the[Read More...]

by February 6, 2015 0 comments Warbird Radio