Please Note: The museum will be closed on Sunday, September 6. We wish everyone a safe and enjoyable Labor Day Weekend.

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Parents, now that school is back in session, encourage your childrens teachers to schedule a field trip to the museum.

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The Bell XP-77 was a wooden protype fighter powered by a Ranger inverted V-12 engine. Two examples were built and we just found in our archies that it was called the Splinter.

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The museums Bell AH-1S Cobra Helicopter is being moved for clean up and prepartion for a new Vietnam War memorial later this spring. A tribute to our heroes.

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WW2: P-39 – Spin and Tumble Test (1943)

http://youtu.be/rhXVZPxLcak Click here.

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Book Signing Event September 12, 2015

12:00 to 4:00 p.m.

The Niagara Aerospace Museum will be holding a book signing event to introduce three new books about Western New York’s rich aviation and aerospace history.

Buffalo’s Consolidated Aircraft and Heroic Test Pilots by: Suzanne Simon Dietz – Award winning author and Historian for the Aero Club of Buffalo.

Lesser Known Aircraft and Manufacturing Companies of Western New York by: Roy T. Lindberg – Museum Researcher and Historian.

Bell Aircraft / Aerospace Overview 1956 to 1996 by: Hugh M. Neeson – former Vice President of Bell Aerospace.

A great opportunity to learn about the untold stories of aviation pioneers, test pilots, inventions, and the aviation companies that were once a part of Western New York and to tour the museum displays. The museum offers a learning experience for all ages, and an opportunity to test your skills on our new Lunar Lander Simulator.

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August 19 is National Aviation Day.

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2015 Fly over Niagara – Radio Controlled Aircraft Airshow

Free admission and parking. Radio Controlled Aircraft Airshow by the Wing and Rotor Club of Western New York. August 22 & 23 at the Reservoir State Park from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Check out www.wingandrotor.org for more detail on the event.

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Attention all teachers, the Niagara Aerospace Museum offers great STEM opportunities, field trips for all ages, and a resource for science and history projects. Contact the museum at 716-297-1324 to schedule your event.

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Interested in holding a private tour for your group or association, retirement communities, veteran groups, Boy Scouts, Youth Groups, car clubs, etc. Contact the museum at 716-297-1324 to schedule your event.

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