San Diego Air & Space Museum
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recent press releases
8.06.2012 - San Diego Air & Space Museum Receives Two Significant Grants to Continue...
The San Diego Air & Space Museum’s Library & Archives recently received two significant grants which will continue to dramatically improve online access to its extensive collection. The Museum, which houses the third largest collection of aviation-related research material in the...read
7.22.2012 - USA Luge Visits San Diego Air & Space Museum's Wind Tunnel Days Before...
***Members of the media interested in attending the test should contact Jessica Packard at 716.208.5636 or email@example.com for details. This is not open to the public, only media. Please note, the Museum’s Low Speed Wind Tunnel is located at 3050 Pacific Highway*** San Diego, CA - July 23,...read
7.12.2012 - San Diego Air & Space Museum Invades Broadway Pier July 13 and 14
San Diego, CA – July 13, 2012 - The San Diego Air & Space Museum is invading the Broadway Pier tonight and tomorrow with a fun food truck event—a portion of the proceeds benefit the Museum’s educational programs. “Invasion of the Pier—Bites, Brews &...read
6.18.2012 - USA Olympic Bobsled Team Conducts Critical Wind Tunnel Testing in the San...
San Diego, CA - June 19, 2012 - On Wednesday, June 20th, Olympic bronze medalists Elana Meyers and Katie Eberling of the U.S. Women’s Bobsled team heads to the San Diego Low Speed Wind Tunnel to conduct a series of tests comparing their existing sled to new, better designs that may one day earn...read
5.21.2012 - Lindbergh's Goggles Used in Historic Flight Now On Display at San Diego...
San Diego, CA - May 22, 2012 - The goggles worn by Charles Lindbergh during his historic flight across the Atlantic in 1927 are now on display at the San Diego Air & Space Museum in honor of the flight’s 85th anniversary. The goggles are now a part of the Museum’s current special exhibition,...read
4.24.2012 - Meet an Astronaut & Kids Free at the San Diego Air & Space Museum's Ninth...
San Diego, CA - April 25, 2012 - The San Diego Air & Space Museum's Space Day celebration is set to launch on Saturday, May 12th, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Come and engage in fun hands-on demonstrations, giveaways, and activities with local and national space experts. Space Day is FREE for...read
2.28.2012 - Kids Free at Paper Airplane Festival March 17th at the San Diego Air &...
San Diego, CA – February 29, 2012 - The San Diego Air & Space Museum is set to launch its annual Paper Airplane Festival, Saturday, March 17. Attendees will participate in a family-friendly, inspirational and educational day at the Museum, enjoying hands-on experiences while gaining...read
2.09.2012 - Chuck Yeager, First Pilot to Break the Sound Barrier, Robert Cardenas,...
San Diego, CA - February 10, 2012 - Chuck Yeager, the first human to break the sound barrier, Robert Cardenas, the pilot of the B-29 that launched Chuck Yeager on his historic flight and Bob Hoover, “the best stick and rudder man who ever lived” (according to famed aviator Jimmy Doolittle),...read
2.01.2012 - "How Things Fly" Exhibit Takes Off at the San Diego Air & Space Museum
San Diego, CA - February 2, 2012 - Opening February 4, 2012, "How Things Fly... Experience the Adventure" will entertain, challenge and educate visitors of all ages. The exhibit is divided into four fun zones: Aerodynamics, Propulsion, Meteorology and Air Traffic Control—each giving...read
1.09.2012 - Chuck Yeager, First Pilot to Break the Sound Barrier, and Local Legend...
San Diego, CA - January 10, 2012 - Chuck Yeager, the first human to break the sound barrier and Jerry Coleman, the "Voice of the San Diego Padres" will attend The Spirit of '45 Awards and Celebration Dinner on Saturday, February 18, 2012 at the San Diego Air & Space Museum. The event is part of the...read