Planes of Fame Air Museum
 
Planes of Fame Air Museum
LIVING HISTORY FLYING DAY
first Saturday of every month
Saturday, August 3 – WWII Trainers
TO SHORTEN THE AGONY OF WAR
The Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Special Presentation:  August 17, 2019

LIVING HISTORY FLYING DAY
first Saturday of every month
Saturday, September 7 – TBM Avenger & Junior Aviators Day
PRESERVE • INSPIRE • EDUCATE • HONOR
CHINO, CA LOCATION
Visit our Chino, CA location. Hours: Sun-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 9am-5pm
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GRAND CANYON, AZ LOCATION
Visit our Valle/Grand Canyon, AZ location. Hours: Every day 9am-5pm, April 1 - October 30
DIRECTIONS
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EVENTS
Visit us during one of our events and get the full experience seeing these amazing aircraft flying!
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COLLECTION
We host a huge variety of (flying) aircraft, check which ones are on display, flying or undergoing restoration.
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FACILITY & AIRCRAFT RENTALS
Hosting your wedding/event at our venue or booking aircraft for your airshow, we can offer you endless possibilities!
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Every day at Planes of Fame Air Museum, you can experience history - both the reliving of it and the making of it. When one of our planes flies, for most it is a rare and wonderful thing to witness. Planes of Fame Air Museum has maintained a fleet of flyable historic aircraft for over 60 years! The Museum has operated these types of aircraft longer than the Army Air Corps or Air Force did. Planes of Fame Air Museum truly is where aviation history lives.

You too can experience history through Planes of Fame Air Museum. Maybe you live too far to visit, but we hope this website gives you a taste of what we try to do here every day. And maybe someday, you will hear the roar, look up in the sky and see one of our planes overhead!

“It was terrific to see the P-59...it brought back the feeling of elation I had some 65 years ago when I first saw the real thing... I had about 10 hours in the P-59. Enclosed is my check to be used in the restoration of the P-59.”
Harry M., Little Rock, Arkansas
“I visited Planes of Fame about 3 years ago. If I had to offer a one-word description it would be "Wow!" ... I was wearing my VFM uniform shirt and ID badge (and) the folks at Planes of Fame welcomed me like I was a personal friend!”
Internet post from Texas
“I visited Planes of Fame a week ago and was highly impressed. I've been a docent at the National Air and Space Museum (Garber facility) for the past 26 years, and I can truthfully say that your museum doesn't take a back seat to the national museum at all. Why? Because your aircraft are where they out to be- in real airplane hangars AND most of them FLY... I could go on and on. For years I've been telling visitors on my tours to go to Chino if they had the chance. Now I'm going to tell them to MAKE the chance.”
Jack W., Email
“I'm writing on the occasion of my 81st birthday. I want to thank you for allowing me the opportunity to participate in the fabulous air show... I met and chatted with many visitors that day- even a young 9-year old air enthusiast whose Dad told me the boy wanted to "Salute a soldier." We saluted and the boy was all smiles...it made my day as I fought back the tears.”
Joe P., No address
“Many thanks for arranging a tour for LF, the 95-year old former Flying Tiger. It was a huge experience for him... his entire family and I am extremely grateful. You made an old fighter pilot very happy!”
Chuck L., Medina, Washington
3
Aug
WWII Trainers
Living History Flying Day - WWII Trainers - Learn more »
6
Aug
Kilroy Coffee Klatch
Kilroy Coffee Klatch - Learn more »
17
Aug
The Bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
Special Presentation: 'To Shorten the Agony of War' The bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki - Learn more »
7
Sep
Grumman TBM Avenger & Junior Aviators Day
Living History Flying Day - Grumman TBM Avenger & Junior Aviators Day - Learn more »
26
Oct
13th Annual Taste of Flight Gala
Taste of Flight Gala 2019 - Learn more »
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