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IN THE NEWS

Vietnam 50th Anniversary Veterans Medal Ceremony at the American Airpower Museum

May 11th, the American Airpower Museum hosted the Vietnam 50th Anniversary Veterans Medal Ceremony presented by the Long Island Chapter of the Air Force Association. ...
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IN THE NEWS

Honoring the Pioneering 555th Parachute Infantry Battalion of WWII

This past February the American Airpower Museum honored the pioneering 555th Parachute Infantry Battalion, the first all black airborne battalion during World War Two. The ...
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American Airpower Museum and Nassau County Barry Tech BOCES Prepare HS Students for Aviation Careers

American Airpower Museum and Barry Tech Prepare HS Students for Aviation Careers   Farmingdale, NY, January 8, 2024 – American Airpower Museum is partnering with ...
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As Featured on NY Fox5 News the American Airpower Museum and the Long Island Chapter of the Air Force Association Remember the 82nd Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor

The American Airpower Museum and the Long Island Chapter of the Air Force Association remember the 82nd Anniversary of the Attack on Pearl Harbor, and ...
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Airpower Museum Honors WWII Veterans during December 7th, 82nd Anniversary Remembrance of the attack on Pearl Harbor as featured in Newsday

The American Airpower Museum 82nd Anniversary Remembrance of the attack on Pearl Harbor and dropping of the Roses Tribute as featured in Newsday.
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FLYING AIRCRAFT

WACO UPF-7

Aircraft: Waco UPF-7 Current Status: Flyable History: The Waco Aircraft Company (WACO) was an aircraft manufacturer located in Troy, Ohio, USA. Between 1919 and 1947, ...
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FLYING AIRCRAFT

North American AT-6D “Texan”

Aircraft: North American AT-6D “Texan” Current Status: Flyable History:   The North American Aviation T-6 Texan was an all-metal single-engine aircraft used to train pilots ...
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FLYING AIRCRAFT

North American P-51D “Mustang”

Aircraft: North American P-51D “Mustang” Current Status: Flyable History: The P-51 “Mustang” is one of the most well-known fighters of World War II. The Mustang’s ...
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FLYING AIRCRAFT

Curtiss P-40M “Warhawk”

Aircraft:  Curtiss P-40M Warhawk Current Status: Flyable History: The Curtiss P-40 Warhawk was a single-engine, single-seat, all-metal fighter, and ground-attack aircraft that first flew in 1938. The P-40 design was ...
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FLYING AIRCRAFT

North American B-25 “Mitchell”

Aircraft: North American B-25 “Mitchell” Current Status: Flyable History:   The North American B-25 Mitchell is an American medium bomber that was introduced in 1941 and named in honor ...
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FLYING AIRCRAFT

Grumman TBM-3E “Avenger”

Aircraft: Grumman TBM-3E “Avenger” Current Status: Flyable History: The Grumman TBM-3E “Avenger” is the late World War Two variant of the original Grumman TBF Torpedo ...
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FLYING AIRCRAFT

Douglas C-47B “Skytrain”

Aircraft: Douglas C-47B “Skytrain” Current Status: Flyable History:   The Douglas C-47 “Skytrain” or “Dakota” is a military transport aircraft developed from the famed Douglas DC-3 Airliner. Operated by the USAAF ...
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