Museum Aviation Presentation Series continues with a Special Screening of “Gray Eagles” on Sunday August 30th, 2015 at 3:00 pm. (Meet World War II Fighter Ace Jim Brooks)

The Museum of Flying in Santa Monica will present a special screening of the documentary “Gray Eagles” on Sunday, August 30th at 3:00 pm.  The film tells the story of a plane and pilot reunited nearly 60 years after the war. The film features World War II Fighter Ace, Major Jim Brooks, who was credited […]

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SPRUCE GOOSE NOW OWNED BY THE EVERGREEN AVIATION & SPACE MUSEUM

AGREEMENT REACHED WITH AERO CLUB OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA Los Angeles CA – July 21, 2015 –The Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum in McMinnville OR  has reached an agreement with the Aero Club of Southern California to transfer full ownership of the Hughes Flying Boat, aka the Spruce Goose, to the Museum which bought the aircraft in […]

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Dinner speaker on June 25 previewed scenes from The Millionaires Unit – U.S. Naval Aviators in the first World War.

Talk by Darroch Greer, co-producer of The Millionaires’ Unit, a movie about a privileged group of Yale college students who formed a private air militia in preparation for America’s entry into World War One. The unit became the founding squadron of the U.S. Naval Air Reserve and was the first to fly for the United States […]

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The 2014 Howard Hughes Memorial Award Trophy was presented to Elon Musk to a sold out crowd

People came from near and far to witness the presentation of the Howard Hughes Memorial trophy to Elon Musk.  He was introduced by Jim Albaugh, former CEO of Boeing, Inc.  The introduction included a kind and well deserved comparison to Howard Hughes and his accomplishments. Musk (second from left) is pictured with Aero Club President […]

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