June 20, 2016 - Thirteen Deserving San Diego County Students Receive $51,000 in Scholarships from the San Diego Air & Space Museum
The Museum has awarded $810,000 in scholarships to 281 deserving students over the past 27 years.
June 09, 2016 - Legendary American Hero Steve “Spiro” Pisanos Passes Away, Member of Original Eagle Squadrons, Flying with the Royal Air Force Prior to America’s Entry into World War II
World War II double ace (10 enemy airplanes shot down) served America in the US Army Air Corps then US Air Force, for more than 30 years and was the recipient of numerous U.S., British, French, and Republic of Vietnam awards and decorations.
May 23, 2016 - Go for Launch! Space Inspired STEM Event at San Diego Air & Space Museum August 22-24
High Schoolers work with an Astronaut and compete to have experiment launched into space
April 25, 2016 - “To the Moon and Back: An Evening with America’s Space Heroes” celebration set for June 23 at the San Diego Air & Space Museum – Tickets almost sold out!
A star-studded group of astronauts and ground personnel from NASA’s legendary space programs -- Mercury, Gemini and Apollo -- will share in-depth personal experiences with guests during a rare special event at the San Diego Air & Space Museum.
March 10, 2016 - Spitfire engineer visits San Diego Air & Space Museum
Of particular interest to Lawrence Warden of Clairemont was the Museum's Spitfire, a plane he helped modify during World War II.
March 04, 2016 - Aerosummer 2016 Registration Opens on March 7 at San Diego Air & Space Museum!
Aerosummer offers a variety of half-day, week-long programs teaching air and space history and science through hands-on activities such as designing and building model airplanes, launching model rockets, and flying simulators
March 04, 2016 - San Diego Air & Space Museum acquires major aviation collection
The new collection is the largest component of the surviving archive of the Vought Aircraft companies which designed and built the famous F4U Corsair, F8U Crusader and A-7 Corsair II.
February 26, 2016 - San Diego Air & Space Museum’s Jim Kidrick named “Most Admired CEO” by San Diego Business Journal
Mr. Kidrick was recognized for his leadership and for the Museum’s contributions to education and the San Diego community.