Preserved US Military Aircraft

Blue Angels A4

Aviation Museums

We have not included the simple pages included in tourist sites or lists of museums,  only pages with specific data on the displays.  

Air Classics Museum Sugar Grove (IL) "Chicagoland's Only Aviation Museum"
Air Force Museum Dayton (OH) Huge museum, huge website, very nicely done.
Air Force Armament Museum Eglin AFB (FL) Guns & bombs as well as aircraft
Air Heritage Museum Beaver Falls (PA) Mostly airworthy birds
Air Mobility Command Museum Dover AFB (DE) Trash Haulers! Nice Web site
Air Victory Museum Lumberton (NJ) Jets in New Jersey
USS Alabama Mobile (AL) Official Page - Battleships don't normally fly, but check this out
American Airpower Museum  Farmingdale (NY) Focused on Republic aircraft, but with much more.
American Airpower Heritage Museum Midland (TX) Commemorative Air Force - Collections and exhibits, not airplanes
American Helicopter Museum Westchester (PA) Large collection of rotary winged aircraft
American Military Heritage Foundation Indianapolis (IN) Flying Lockheed PV-2 Harpoon
ArkansasAir Museum  Fayetteville (AR) Mostly civil aircraft, some military
Army Aviation Heritage Foundation Hampton (GA) Flying Vietnam Era aircraft, including 4 Cobras
U.S. Army Aviation Museum Ft. Rucker (AL) Appears to be a large collection, but there is very little data on the web site
US  Army Transportation Museum  Ft. Eustis (VA) Primarily a non-aviation oriented museum
Naval Air Museum Barbers Point Kalaeloa AP (HI) Former NAS Barbers Point
Beale Air Force Base Beale AFB (CA) Generic base web site
Berlin Airlift Historical Foundation Farmingdale (NJ) With a flying C-54 and a NOW FLYING C-97!
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Mount Hope (ON) Mostly Canadian aircraft, of course
Castle Air Museum Atwater (CA) Large collection, well done web site
Cavanaugh Flight Museum Addison (TX) Collection and web site look great
OctaveChanute Aerospace Museum Rantoul (IL) The former Chanute AFB - Pictures of all aircraft on web site
Classic Jet Aviation Association In the air! Not really a museum, but an interesting site
College Park Aviation Museum College Park (MD) Indoor museum with early aircraft
Combat Air Museum Topeka (KS) Museum and web site look quite nice
Commemorative Air Force Midland (TX) The Colonels keep 'em flying!  The website is for the organization, not a museum
Carolinas Aviation Museum Charlotte (NC) My favorite place to hang out
Cradle of Aviation Garden City (NY)  Nicely done museum and web site
Joe Davies Heritage Airpark Palmdale (CA) A city sponsored outdoor display facility
Edwards Air Force Base Museum Edwards AFB (CA) Generic Air Force web site with no real information on display aircraft
Eighth Air Force Base Museum Barksdale AFB (LA) Museum web site, very nice
Empire State Aerosciences Museum Glenville (NY) Hard to tell much from the web site
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum McMinnville (OR) Home of the Spruce Goose and a lot more
Firelands Museum of Military History Norwalk (OH) Hueys, a Cobra, an 0-2A and other stuff, Vietnam oriented
Florida Air Museum Lakeland (FL) Sun-'n-Fun Headquarters
Flying Leatherneck Historical Foundation MCAS Miramar (CA) Marine aviation, of course
Freedom Museum USA Pampas (TX) A community museum with a few aircraft
Grissom Air Museum Peru (IN) At Grissom Reserve Base, with 25+ aircraft
Hill Aerospace Museum Hill AFB, Ogden (UT) Typical Air Force production
Historic Aviation Memorial Museum Tyler (TX) Active and growing
USS Hornet Museum Alameda (CA) Extensive web site, collection is growing
Hurlburt Field Airpark Hurlburt Field (FL) Special Ops!  Outdoor Air Park
Intrepid Air and Space Museum New York (NY) USS Intrepid Very impressive museum, with a nice web site
Kalamazoo Air Zoo Portage (MI) A lot more than just airplanes
Aviation Museum of Kentucky Lexington (KY) A small museum, more than military aviation is covered
Kansas Air Museum MCCONNELL AFB, Wichita (KS) Military and civilian aircraft
USS Lexington Corpus Christi (TX) Another floating museum
Linear Air Park Dyess AFB, Abilene (TX) Nice outdoor display, but web site has vanished
Lone Star Flight Museum Galveston (TX) Mostly airworthy aircraft, suffered recent hurricane damage
MAPS Air Museum Akron-Canton (OH) Looks good!
March Field Air Museum Riverside (CA) Web site is in the midst of an overhaul
Glenn L. Martin Aviation Museum Baltimore (MD) A small but growing museum
Aerospace Museum of California Sacramento (CA) Formerly McClellan AFB Museum
Mid America Air Museum Sioux City (IA) Web site needs some work
Mid Atlantic Air Museum  Reading (PA) Very broad collection, civil, military, some airworthy, golden age through current
USS Midway - San Diego Aircraft Carrier Museum San Diego (CA) The West Coast's carrier museum
Mighty Eighth Air Force Museum   Savannah (GA) Mostly other exhibits, but adding aircraft
Minnesota ANG Museum St. Paul IAP (MN) All the aircraft are above average
Museum of Aviation Warner Robins (GA) The Air Force's second largest museum
National Air and Space Museum Washington (DC) The Smithsonian - No introduction necessary
Wings of Eagles Discovery Center Elmira-Corning (NY) Formerly National Warplane Museum
Naval Aviation Museum Pensacola (FL) The home base of Naval Aviation history
New England Air Museum Windsor Locks (CT) A very well done page, continuously updated
The Niagra Aerospace Museum Niagara Falls (NY) Bell oriented
Olympic Flight Museum Olympia (WA) Worth a look
OV-10 Bronco Museum and Veterans Memorial Air Park Meacham Field, Fort Worth (TX) Forward Air Controllers
Pacific Coast Air Museum Santa Rosa (CA) Excellent museum and web site
Palm Springs Air Museum Palm Springs (CA) Very nice
Patriots Point U.S.S. Yorktown - Charleston (SC) Yet another carrier museum - I've slept there!
Patuxent River Naval Air Museum Patuxent River (MD) Test Pilot HQ
Pima Museum Tucson (AZ) Next to AMARC, includes Titan Missile Museum
Pima County Museum Tucson (AZ) Same museum, different web site
Planes of Fame Chino (CA) Many airworthy birds
Planes of Fame Valle  (AZ) Planes of Fame second facility
Prairie Aviation Museum Bloomington (IL) Small but growing
Pueblo Historical Aircraft Society Pueblo (CO) Includes B-24 Memorial Museum
Quonset Air Museum Quonset Point (RI) Mostly Navy
National Museum of Nuclear Science and History Albuquerque (NM) Nukes!
San Diego Air and Space Museum San Diego (CA) A very well done page, about half military aircraft
Seattle Museum of Flight Seattle (WA) Lots of Boeings!
Selfridge Military Air Museum and Air Park Mount Clemons (MI) Large Collection
Southern Minnesota Wing CAF St. Paul (MN) WWII Warbirds
Southern Museum of Flight Birmingham (AL) Lots of Educational Programs
Southern Utah Air Museum Washington (UT) No web site found
Strategic Air & Space Museum Ashland (NE) Large, professionally done museum
Texas Air Museum San Antonio (TX) Many early aircraft
Tillamook Air Museum Tillamook (OR) Housed in a blimp hangar
Travis Air Museum TRAVIS AFB (CA) AKA Jimmy Doolittle Air and Space Museum
Tulsa Air And Space Museum and Planetarium Tulsa (OK) Mostly civilian aircraft
Valiant Air Command Titusville (FL) Mostly airworthy warbirds
Vintage Flying Museum Fort Worth (TX) B-17G Pathfinder the main attraction
Virginia Air & Space Center Hampton (VA) Broad ranging exhibits and programs
Virginia Aviation Museum Richmond (VA) From WWI to a Blackbird
War Eagles Air Museum Santa Teresa (NM) 22 airworthy aircraft!
Western Aerospace Museum Oakland (CA) Web site is AWOL
Western Museum of Flight Torrance (CA) Rare prototypes and drones a specialty
Delaware Valley Historical Aircraft Association Willow Grove (PA) Yf2Y-1 Seadart, F7U-3 Cutlass and ME-262 among other displays
Wings of Freedom Museum Huntington (IN) No web site found
Wings over the Rockies Museum Denver (CO) Former Lowry AFB Housed in a '30's era hangar
Yankee Air Force(MI) Willow Run (MI) Several flying WWII aircraft
Yanks Air Museum Chino  (CA) Serious restoration activity

 Type Specific Pages

A-1 Skyraider                 A nice first person/association page, recently enhanced
A-3D Skywarrior            Thar she blows!
A-4 Skyhawk                 The Skyhawk Association, Excellent Page!
A-6 Intruder                   Bill Watkins' page, links to many more
A-6 Intruder                   A nice page from Winnie Winston
B17                               Extensive list from Aero Vintage Books
B25                               Extensive list from Aero Vintage Books
B17, B24 & B29           Heavy Bombers, a nice page
B36                               From the Goleta Air Museum
B-45                             47th Bomb Wing
B-47 Association
B-58                             B-58 Association
B-58                             Hustler House
Blackbirds                     The Habu site, from David Allison
EC-121 Page                From Dean Boys
F-4                               Phantom Power
F-86                             Duncan Curtis extensive site
HU-16 Albatross         Ray Wolfe's site
OV-1 Mohawk Association
OV-10 BroncoAssociation
PB4Y                         Privateers
PBY                           Catalina - A nice private site
PBY                           Catalina Foundation
SEMA                        Army Special Electronic Mission Aircraft


Air Force Century Series Fighters

Early Air Force Jet Fighters

The Ubiquitous T-Bird

The F-4 Phantom

Douglas Invaders


Hueys and Cobras


B (Recip)

B (Jet)

C -- C99

C117+, D and E


H -- S

T -- Z