Flightlines Express - February 2022 Issue

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SAVE THE DATE: Apollo 16 50th Anniversary Celebration set for April 23!

Apollo 16 Lunar Module Pilot Charlie Duke – the Youngest Man to Walk on the Moon – legendary Flight Directors Gerry Griffin and Gene Kranz, and pioneering aerospace nurse Dee O’Hara highlight a star-studded evening focusing on one the last times mankind walked on the Moon in April 1972. A limited number of tickets to this exclusive event are on sale now!


“GALILEO: Space Visionary” Special Exhibition Arriving Soon

Galileo Galilei was an Italian astronomer, physicist and engineer who has been called the “father” of observational astronomy, modern physics, the scientific method and modern science.


100th Anniversary of America’s First Aircraft Carrier

On March 20, 1922, The USS Jupiter was recommissioned as the USS Langley, becoming the United States Navy’s first aircraft carrier.


Curatorial and Restoration Updates

After a long absence, the reproduction of the Wright Brothers’ “Flyer” will soon be back on display in the Museum’s Rotunda. Also nearing completion is the very rare 1927 Boeing FB-5 fighter aircraft.


San Diego Air & Space Museum Education Department: Delighting Explorers of All Ages

Announcing the launch of exciting new educational programs to support the Museum’s mission to preserve, inspire, educate and celebrate aviation and space exploration achievements, technologies and innovations.


The Museum’s Library & Archives recently acquired the substantial library of noted author David Myhra

Myhra is a U.S.-based author and researcher, actively publishing from 1980 to the present, and has published more than 130+ books, and dozens of eBooks and articles on varied historical topics.


Make Your Next Special Event Fly at the San Diego Air & Space Museum!

Imagine your wedding at one of the most exceptional settings in Downtown, at the San Diego Air & Space Museum, in an atrium under the stars, with art deco architecture and historic aircraft creating an unforgettable scene for your special day.


SAVE THE DATE: 38th Annual Charity Golf Tournament set for August 10

A long-standing tradition, the San Diego Air & Space Museum’s annual Charity Golf tournament brings golfers from across Southern California and beyond.


San Diego Air & Space Museum Welcomes New Development Team

Local Development professionals Nicole Velazquez and Michelle Wiseman are now in charge of the Museum’s Development and Partnership Outreach.


Thank You for Your Support!

The San Diego Air & Space Museum wouldn’t be here if it wasn’t for you! We take this opportunity to celebrate your support of our mission!


Not a Member? It’s Easy!

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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