San Diego Air & Space Museum
Phone 619.234.8291 x140
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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
3.23.2015 - San Diego Air & Space Museum Celebrates Apollo 13's 45th Anniversary
Front, L to R: Sy Liebergot, Chuck Friedlander, Gerry Griffin, Milt Windler and Gene Kranz. Rear, L to R: Charlie Duke, Walt Cunningham, Bill Anders, Al Worden, Jim Lovell, Fred Haise, Rusty Schweickart, Joe Engle, Glynn Lunney, Jack Lousma and Gene Cernan. San Diego, CA March 23, 2015 –...read
3.18.2015 - Apollo 13 45th Anniversary To Be Celebrated at San Diego Air & Space Museum:...
San Diego, CA – March 17, 2015 – More than 500 people will celebrate the 2015 Centennial of the Pan American Exposition through one of the most memorable space flights in history, the Apollo 13 crew, when astronauts Jim Lovell and Fred Haise join the San Diego Air & Space Museum this...read
12.03.2014 - New Space Vehicle Orion Launching December 4th; Apollo 9 On Exhibit at...
Contact: Diane Sutherland San Diego Air & Space Museum Phone 619.234.8291 x109 Fax 619.233.4526 With the impending launch of the brand new Orion spacecraft, NASA is returning to the type of spacecraft America flew to the moon four decades ago. Just as this Orion launch is a precursor...read