San Diego Air & Space Museum
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recent press releases
10.01.2012 - Aviation and Space Legends Land in San Diego on November 17, 2012 as the...
San Diego, CA - October 2, 2012 - On November 17, 2012, the San Diego Air & Space Museum is honoring national and international air & space legends at its 49th Hall of Fame Induction Celebration. Each honoree was selected for their historic contributions to aviation, space or aerospace innovation. This...read
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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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