Junior Test Pilot School

FTHF supported an effort to create a Junior Test Pilot School – a completely online program that offers interactive modules designed for students to learn STEM principles using the aircraft, experiments, and advances at Edwards Air Force Base. Enroll and Learn More Here   Contact Lisa Brown at JTPS@afftcmuseum.org for more information.

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NASA Aircraft Displayed at Air Force Flight Test Museum

Three unique research aircraft previously flown by NASA’s Dryden Flight Research Center or its predecessor organizations have recently been placed on display at the Air Force Flight Test Museum at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. Museum staff and volunteers moved the Northrop X-4 Bantam and one of two General Dynamics F-16XL aircraft to the exhibit […]

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Volunteers needed for Blackbird Park

Do you love aviation history? FTHF is looking for additional volunteers for Blackbird Park in Palmdale. Contact us for more information! Historical Foundation P.O. Box 57 Edwards, CA 93523 (661) 258-1658 Toll-Free: (877) FLT-TEST Fax: (661) 277-8051 Email: fthf@antelecom.net

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Capital Campaign begins for museum expansion

The Air Force Flight Test Museum is in the midst of its most exciting transformation since 1992, when the Flight Test Historical Foundation (FTHF) erected the current site at the corner of Rosamond and Lancaster boulevards on Edwards Air Force Base. Learn More and Donate! An aggressive fundraising campaign is under way to move and […]

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Visit the Edwards Museum

There are currently over 80 aircraft in the AFFT museum’s collection, with 41 on display (36 at Edwards AFB and five at Blackbird Airpark in Palmdale) and the remainder in storage or restoration. Other artifacts in the collection include aircraft propulsion systems, missiles, hardware, life support equipment, technical drawings, test reports, personal memorabilia, photographs, and wind tunnel models. Visit the Air […]

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