Flightlines Express - December 2023 Issue

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San Diego Air & Space Museum runs exact replica of the Wright Brothers’ historic engine on the 120th anniversary of the invention of powered flight

The Museum honored the innovation, engineering, technology and aviation excellence displayed by Orville and Wilbur Wright – two charter members of the International Air & Space Hall of Fame – and engine designer Charles E. Taylor by running an exact replica of the engine they used to pioneer powered flight at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina on Dec. 17, 1903.


Wishing you all a Very Happy Holiday Season!

The Board and Staff of the San Diego Air & Space Museum are inspired by the generosity of supporters like you who believe in our mission.


ABOVE AND BEYOND Special Exhibition Extended Through 2024!

The overwhelming popularity of this exciting, fun and interactive experience for the whole family exploring the future of flight will continue to thrill guests of all ages through next year at the San Diego Air & Space Museum!


San Diego Air & Space Museum awarded three-year $250,000 IMLS Grant

Grant will help fund the third phase of the Great Explorations project which will continue to strengthen and optimize the Museum’s collection care and management systems.


Featured Exhibit: PSA Santa Costume

For Christmas this year, we are highlighting an artifact...a Santa costume...with a rich provenance that gives insight into the culture of Pacific Southwest Airlines (PSA).


Shop eBay and etsy for Unique Aviation Themed Gifts from the San Diego Air & Space Museum

Proceeds from the sale of these items benefit the Museum (a private nonprofit organization) to carry out our mission and serve the public.


Kit, Model & Aviation Collectible Swap Meet Set for Saturday, February 3, 2024 at the Museum’s Gillespie Field Annex in El Cajon

The Swap Meet includes plastic kits, wood kits, Diecast, toys, art, publications, memorabilia, flight gear and more.


Enjoy the Benefits of Membership Today!

If you love aviation and space, become a Member and take advantage of fantastic benefits while supporting your San Diego Air & Space Museum!


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