By William J. Simone The Flight Test Historical Foundation presentation at the Los Angeles Country Air Show as a hit. Our goal is to promote interest and generate excitement for K-12 students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics through educational outreach about flight test, aerospace, and Edwards Air Force Base. To achieve this goal, the Air […]
July 21st, 2016 In celebration of the 16th Anniversary of the AFFTMs current location AFFTM Curator George Welsh was interviewed by the Edwards AFB Public Affairs office.
Featuring aircraft from the Air Force Flight Test Museum! Edwards AFB Second Annual “Run with History” Sat, May 14, 2016 Runners will have the opportunity to enjoy a Half Marathon, 10k or 5k mapped out on multiple Edwards AFB runways, including the World Famous “Rogers Dry Lakebed”. While blazing by various past, present and future Aircraft, runners will experience the One-of-a-Kind culture and […]
The Air Force Flight Test Museum (AFFTM) will be at the LA County Airshow March 19th & 20th 2016. Stop by and visit us in the STEM Expo! We will have the Red Bull Stratos capsule and the museums A-7 ejection seat trainer on display. Bring the kids and learn more about our Junior Test […]
Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of the F-117 First Flight October 1, 2016 Hunter Pavilion Antelope Valley Fairgrounds Lancaster, CA Event starts at 5:00 Dinner at 6:00 Awards and presentations at 7:00 All proceeds from this event will be used to support the Air Force Flight Test Museum at Edwards AFB and the Blackbird Airpark […]
Joseph Piotrowski is the first recipient of the William J. “Pete” Knight Excellence in Aerospace Scholarship presented by the Flight Test Historical Foundation at the recent Annual 2015 Excellence in Aviation Awards Dinner. Joseph was born and raised in the Antelope Valley and comes from an aerospace family. His grandfather was Avionics Branch Chief for NASA, […]