San Diego Air & Space Museum
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8.19.2015 - Flying the Feathered Edge: The Bob Hoover Project
San Diego, Calif. – The San Diego Air & Space Museum is hosting a special one-time San Diego screening of the documentary film “Flying the Feathered Edge: The Bob Hoover Project” at 7:30 p.m. on Sept. 2 at the AMC Mission Valley 20. Robert A. ‘Bob’ Hoover, age...read
8.14.2015 - Celebrating the 70th Annivesary World War II's End
San Diego, Calif. – August 14, 2015 – The San Diego Air & Space Museum celebrates the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II with a new exhibit comprised of artifacts and collections commemorating the conclusion of the largest conflict in human history and the prosperity that followed. The...read
8.06.2015 - SH-60B Seahawk welcomed to Gillespie Field
El Cajon, Calif. -- The San Diego Air & Space Museum has a new addition to its already impressive collection of aircraft at the Museum’s Gillespie Field Annex in El Cajon east of San Diego, courtesy of the United States Navy. On Wednesday, August 5, 2015, the Museum, with the help of A&D...read
6.11.2015 - Fourteen Deserving San Diego County Students Selected to Receive $48,000...
San Diego, Calif. - The San Diego Air & Space Museum inspires young people to tackle the challenges of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics academic disciplines, and to make a difference in tomorrow’s world through an innovative, adventurous spirit. To further this goal,...read
6.08.2015 - 100 San Diego Air & Space Museum Guests can expect EXTREME good fortune...to...
San Diego, CA – One hundred lucky guests, five per week, to the San Diego Air & Space Museum’s 2theXtreme-MathAlive! special exhibition will receive a uniquely ‘cool’ designed skateboard and a $25 gift certificate for a helmet over the next four months, the Museum announced...read
6.02.2015 - 2015 San Diego Model Expo and Swap Meet set for Saturday, June 6
What: 2015 San Diego Model Expo and Swap Meet When: Saturday, June 6, 8:00 a.m. to 2 p.m. Where: San Diego Air & Space Museum - Gillespie Field335 Kenney St, El Cajon, CA Aviation enthusiasts displaying model planes. Plastic Kits, Wood Kits, Diecast, Toys, Art, Publications, Flight Gear and Memorabilia. Directions:...read
6.02.2015 - Save the Date: 2015 International Air & Space Induction Celebration
The International Air & Space Hall of Fame Induction Celebration is set to introduce its Distinguished Class of 2015 on Thursday, November 19, in the San Diego Air & Space Museum’s Pavilion of Flight. Guests from around the world join the honorees for a spectacular evening of fun and extraordinary...read
5.11.2015 - Arsenal of Democracy Flyover commemorates 70th Anniversary of VE Day
Washington D.C. - On Friday, May 8, 2015, the 70th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, one of the most diverse arrays of World War II aircraft ever assembled flew over the WWII Memorial, National Mall, and our nation’s capitol to honor the heroes who fought in the War and those on the home...read
4.13.2015 - San Diego Air & Space Museum Receives $99,000 Grant to Catalog 165,000...
The San Diego Air & Space Museum has received a $99,000 grant to process and catalog 165,000 historic photo negatives from the Atlas missile and space launch systems that were built designed, developed, tested and manufactured by the Convair/General Dynamics Corporation in San Diego. Designed...read
4.08.2015 - San Diego Air & Space Museum hosts 14 World War II Veterans who received...
L to R: Captain Jay F. Walker; Captain William J. O’Leary; First Lieutenant Darrel D. Eichhoff; Technical Sergeant Gilbert “Max” Foss; Technical Sergeant Rudolph Villalobos; Staff Sergeant George R. Leyva; Staff Sergeant Thomas M. Rice; Staff Sergeant Seichi Sakaida; Staff Sergeant...read