Restoration Projects

Current Projects

Completed Projects

Bell X-1 Construction

The Air and Space Museum is constructing an exact reproduction of the Bell X-1, which is projected to be finished in 2013. This is a very important project to the Museum, as there is only one original Bell X-1 in the world, currently located at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum.

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Curtis Jenny Restoration

The Curtiss Jenny fuselage has been re-covered and is in the final stages of paint preparation at Gillespie Field. Once begun, the project will take some time due to the complexity of painting the various markings on the wings and fuselage.

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San Diego Air & Space Museum

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