Don’t miss the first ever visit of the CAF Dixie Wing to the American Airpower Museum. This Squadron of the Commemorative Air Force will be flying into Republic Airport and the Airpower Museum flight line with their North American P-51D Mustang, and their very rare Douglas SBD Dauntless Dive Bomber. This year marks the 75th Anniversary of the Battle of Coral Sea and Midway. What better way to honor this event than flying in one of the the U.S. Navy Carrier Aviation Legends the SBD!

Be sure to pre-book your flights as they fill up fast. Walk-In sign ups are also available during the Legends of Airpower Weekend. Be sure to visit the American Airpower Museum 26-29 May 2017(Memorial Day Weekend).

CAF Fighters & Bombers Tour – Farmingdale, NY – American Airpower Museum – 26-27-28

 

 

 

Join us this Memorial Day Weekend for the annual Legends of Airpower Weekend at the American Airpower Museum at Republic Airport at 1230 New Highway Farmingdale, NY. The Museum is just 45 minutes outside of NYC, and just 5 minutes from the Farmingdale Long Island Rail Road train stop.  As in year’s past the event will be held in conjunction with the great Bethpage Federal Credit Union Jones Beach Air Show at the Jones Beach State Park. Held at historic Republic Airport once home to the legendary Thunder Factory of Republic Aviation the museum will celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the American volunteer group better known as the Flying Tigers, the Doolittle Tokyo Raid, and Battle of Midway. Aircraft will be on display and flying for the visiting public throughout the weekend. The museum’s legendary P-40 Warhawk, the B-25 Mitchel, TBM-3 Avenger, and the visiting Commemorative Air Force Dixie Wing’s SBD-5 Dauntless Dive Bomber will pay tribute to these historic anniversaries. Also on display for the weekend will be the entire museum collection of historic flying and static aircraft including the C-47, AT-28D, AT-6D, WACO UPF-7, F-84 collection, F-105D, and F-111A. Visiting us for the weekend will also be the Commemorative Air Force Dixie Wing’s P-51D Mustang, and the Yankee Air Museum’s B-17G “Yankee Lady”.  You will also be able to watch most of the Jones Beach Air Show Air Operations with acts departing and returning to the airfield from the runways in viewing range of our hangar and flight line.

This weekend has an added attraction in that many of these historic aircraft will be available for flight experiences Friday through Monday at the museum. Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity to take flight some of the legendary aircraft of World War II.

To book your flights in the P-51D or Dauntless SBD Dive Bomber go to the CAF Dixie Wing Web Site, to book your flight on the B-17G “Yankee Lady” go to the Yankee Air Museum Web Site.

B-17 Flight Experience

CAF Fighters & Bombers Tour – Farmingdale, NY – American Airpower Museum – 26-27-28

Spring break 2017 schedule

AAM Spring Break 2017 Schedule

April 11th to 15th = OPEN

April 16th to Easter Sunday = CLOSED

Easter Head Hunt 2017 Webslide

Can you find the easter egg?

Join us for our second annual easter egg hunt.

Saturday April 8th from 11:30 AM to 4:00 PM

  • Egg hunts at 11:30, 2:00, 3:30
  • Mini Petting Zoo 12:00-1:30
  • Face Painting & Games
  • Pictures with the Easter Bunny

Adults $10 | Seniors/Vets $8 | Kids (4-12) $5

Easter egg Hunt 2017 web flyer

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Give the Gift of Flight.


Please call (917) 690-1965 or email:flights@aamfrg.org to book your flight experience.
(All flight experiences include complimentary admission to the museum for 4 friends or family the day of your flight)

Purchase a American Airpower Museum Flight Gift Certificate your friends and family. It’s more then just a flight it’s a life changing experience.

C-47 D-Day re-enactment
Price
$320
WACO Bi-plane flight experience
Price
$280
T-6 WWII trainer flight experience
Price
$330
Note:
 Flights are weather permitting from March through October above 50 degrees. 
 C-47 Flight Experiences are done on Memorial Day and Labor Day Weekends.
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This Holiday Season Give the Gift of Flight.


Please call (917) 690-1965 or email:flights@aamfrg.org to book your flight experience.
(All flight experiences include complimentary admission to the museum for 4 friends or family the day of your flight)

Purchase a American Airpower Museum Flight Gift Certificate your friends and family. It’s more then just a flight it’s a life changing experience.

C-47 D-Day re-enactment
Price
$320
WACO Bi-plane flight experience
Price
$280
T-6 WWII trainer flight experience
Price
$330
Note:
 Flights are weather permitting from March through October above 50 degrees. 
 C-47 Flight Experiences are done on Memorial Day and Labor Day Weekends.