San Diego Air & Space Museum
Phone 619.234.8291 x140
recent press releases
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
11.19.2011 - Signature Flight Support Joins the San Diego Air & Space Museum as Presenting...
San Diego, CA - November 20, 2011 - The San Diego Air & Space Museum announces Signature Flight Support as the Presenting Sponsor of the 48th Annual Hall of Fame Induction Celebration on November 5th. The event honors national and international air & space legends. Each honoree was selected for...read
11.13.2011 - Seven San Diego County Students Selected to Receive Scholarships from the...
San Diego, CA - November 14, 2011 - As part of the annual "Green Skills for Life" competition, the San Diego Air & Space Museum (SDASM) and Ford Motor Company Fund asked San Diego County students the following question: What is one change or action you think you and others could do in your everyday...read
9.07.2011 - Aviation and Space Legends Land Loudly in San Diego on November 5, 2011...
San Diego, CA - September 8, 2011 - On November 5, 2011, the San Diego Air & Space Museum is honoring national and international air & space legends at its 48th Hall of Fame Induction Celebration. Each honoree was selected for their historic contributions to aviation, space or aerospace innovation. This...read
7.10.2011 - Great Scott! DeLorean from Back to the Future Trilogy Flies Into San Diego...
San Diego, CA - July 11, 2011 - Michael J. Fox's famous ride from the movie Back to the Future arrives at the San Diego Air & Space Museum this afternoon. The car will be on display for a limited time at the Museum as part of the special traveling exhibition, SPACE: A Journey To...read
5.23.2011 - Museum Marathon: Two San Diegans to spend 26.2 days in Balboa Park
San Diego, Calif. – Who really wants to live at their job? Sure, there are plenty of people who do it—investment bankers, medical residents, cruise ship staff—but most of us would rather wake up to a hot breakfast at home. Two adventurous twentysomethings who work at the Balboa Park...read
5.01.2011 - Meet an Astronaut & Kids Free at the San Diego Air & Space Museum's Eighth...
San Diego, CA - May 2, 2011 -The San Diego Air & Space Museum's Space Day celebration is set to launch on Saturday, May 28th, 2011 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 children...read
4.07.2011 - The San Diego Air & Space Museum Celebrates 50 Years of Spaceflight by...
San Diego, CA - April 8, 2011 - 50 years after Yuri Gagarin's historic flight into space, the San Diego Air & Space Museum is playing a pivotal role in reuniting two pieces of unique footage of Yuri Gagarin long thought lost and separated forever by using its brand new hi-def digitizer. The 16mm...read
4.06.2011 - Mickey Rooney, Famed Hollywood Star, Joins San Diego Air & Space Museum...
San Diego, CA - April 7, 2011 - Mickey Rooney, famous actor known for National Velvet (1944) with Elizabeth Taylor, The Bridges at Toko-Ri (as a Navy fighter pilot) (1954), Black Stallion (1979) and most recently Night at the Museum (2006) is appearing at the San Diego Air & Space Museum's...read