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The Courage to Serve Lasts a Lifetime

Members of the 369th Bomb Group: (front) Joseph Sicard, Lewis Wilson, Robert Whitelaw, Streun. (back) Alfred Lubojacky, Leon Nahmias, Grank McDonough, James Standlee, and Hardin McChesney Public opinion was divided
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Featured Aircraft: B-25J Mitchell

B-25J Mitchell Specifications: Wingspan: 67 ft. 7 in.Length: 53 ft. 6 in.Weight: 19,480 lb. empty; 35,000 lb. fully loadedTop Speed: 285 mph Range: 1,200 milesArmament: Twelve 0.50 machine guns, 6,000
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Air Force Action Stations

Calling All Families to Air Force Action Stations: Report to the American Air Museum to Help Save the Day! Air Force Action Stations, the newest addition to the museum’s educational
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Cleared for Takeoff

Duxford Air Shows and Flying Days are making a comeback after a year of regrettable but necessary cancellations due to the pandemic. The safety of attendees remains paramount, and the
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A Mother Caring for Mothers

Air Force Major Abigail Eastman is one of the more unexpected stories showcased in the American Air Museum. Serving as a labor and delivery nurse at RAF Lakenheath in 2015,
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Featured Aircraft: F-15A Eagle

F-15A Eagle Wingspan: 42 ft 10 inLength: 63 ft 9 inWeight: 28,600 lb empty, 56,000 lb fully loadedTop Speed: 1,854 mph Range: 2,878 milesArmament: One M61A1 Vulcan 20 mm six-barrel
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Founding Member Spotlight: Michiel “Mick” Hanou

Michiel “Mick” Hanou joined the AAM as a Founding Member in 1992 to thank veterans for liberating his Dutch parents during World War II. Since then, Mr. Hanou has taken
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Featured Aircraft: F-111 Aardvark

F-111 Features Wingspan: 63 ft. spread; 31 ft. 11.5 in. sweptLength: 73 ft. 6 in.Weight: 45,700 lb. empty; 92,500 lb. fully loadedTop Speed: 1,650 mph (Mach 2.5)Combat Range: 2,925 milesArmament:
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360° Virtual Tour Now Available 24/7

If you think it would be wonderful to visit the American Air Museum from the comfort of your own home – now you can! Get online and take a 360°
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More Acclaim For Your Museum

The American Air Museum has been granted national protection as a historically important building, and is now listed at Grade II* by the UK Government’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media,
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