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Ten Days That Shook the Nation - First Flight of the Wright Brothers

Ten Days That Shook the Nation - First Flight of the Wright Brothers
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Aviation North Carolina - Ohio

 
  Aviation Pages:  AK-CA, CA-CO, CT-IDIL-LA, MA-MTNC-OH, OK-TX, UT-WY  

 

 

  NC

  Kitty Hawk

  First Flight Society

  PO Box 1903

  Kitty Hawk       NC           27949    

  Phone   252 441-1903

  Web Site  http://www.firstflight.org/

  E-mail  mailto:dec17@firstflight.org

  Description  supports NPS Wright Brothers National Memorial at Kitty Hawk, maintains First Flight  Shrine at memorial to honor those who pioneered in flight development

  Type of Resource   History Related Organization

  Primary Focus  Aviation

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Association

  New or Updated:             3/31/2005

 

  NC

  Manteo

  Wright Brothers National Memorial

  1401 National Park Drive

  Manteo      NC           27954    

  Phone   252 441-7430

  Alt Phone   252 473-2111  Web Site  http://www.nps.gov/wrbr/

  Alt Web  http://www.outerbanks.com/wrightbrothers/

  Description  location of the first  successful powered flight, visitor center looks out at site of flight, holds reproductions of wind tunnel, 1902 glider, 1903 Flyer; reproduction of Wright

camp buildings

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Aviation

  New or Updated:             3/25/2005

 

  North Dakota
Fargo
Fargo Air Museum
PO Box 8190
Fargo ND 59102
Phone 701 293-8043
Fax 701 293-8103
Web Site www.fargoairmuseumcom
Description constructing a new museum at Fargo Hector Field to house existing collection of planes
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Aviation
 

  NJ

  Lakehurst

  Navy Lakehurst Historical Society

  Lakehurst  NJ   08733    

  Phone  732 818-7520

  Web Site http://www.nlhs.com/nlic/index.html

  Alt Web http://www.nlhs.com/

  Description  center of blimp operations, site of Hindenburg crash, still in use as Navy

                     Air Engineering Station.  Limited hours, advance reservations required

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Aviation

  Owner/Operator:  Navy Lakehurst Historical Society

  New or Updated:  6/28/2007

 

 
  New Mexico
Santa Teresa
War Eagles Air Museum
8012 Airport Road
Santa Teresa NM 88008
Phone 505 589-200
Web Site www.war-eagles-air-museum.com
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus:
Aviation
 
  Nevada
Las Vegas
McCarran Aviation Heritage Museum
Address
Las Vegas NV
Phone
Web Site www.co.clark.nv.us/PARKREC/aviation.htm
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus:
Aviation
 
  New York
Brooklyn
Air Museum Locator- Aviation Enthusiast Corner
Address ******
Brooklyn NY
Phone
Web Site http://www.aero-web.org/museums/museums.htm
E-mail mailto:museum-info@brooklyn.cuny.edu
Description list of contacts with aviation museums worldwide -part of a larger aviation site with news of air shows, manufacturers, pretty much everything aviation -- this section maintained at Brooklyn College
Type of Resource Tourism Information
Primary Focus: Aviation
Kind of Activity Link List
Nature of Group or Site Web Site
 

  NY

  Elmira

  National Soaring Museum

  51 Soaring Hill Drive

  Elmira   NY        14903    

  Phone   607 734-3128

  Web Site  www.soaringmuseum.org

  E-mail  mailto:nsm@soaringmuseum.org

  Description  gliders, sailplanes, art, nearby soaring field, Soaring Hall of fame

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Aviation

  Nature of Group or Site  Hall of Fame

  Collection N-Z  Vehicles

  New or Updated:             12/9/2005

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  NY

  Garden City

  Cradle of Aviation Museum

  Charles Lindbergh Boulevard

  MAIL One Davis Ave

  Garden City           NY           11530    

  Phone   516 572-4111

  Web Site  http://www.cradleofaviation.org/

  Description  history of aviation and Long Island's place in it

  Type of Resource   Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Aviation

  Kind of Activity   IMAX

  New or Updated:             12/8/2005

 

New York
Hammondsport
Glen H Curtis Museum of Early Aviation
Address
Hammondsport NY
Phone
Web Site www.linkny.com/CurtissMuseum
Description birthplace of aviation pioneer, motorcyclist, also birthplace of first woman pilot
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Aviation

  New York
Horseheads
National Warplane Museum
17 Aviation Drive
Horseheads NY 14845
Phone 607 739-8200
Web Site www.warplane.org
Description
Type of Resource
Specialty Museum
Primary Focus:
Aviation
Industry Profession Air Force

New York
Rhinebeck
Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome
Stone Church Road
Rhinebeck NY 12572
Phone 845 752-3200
Web Site http://www.oldrhinebeck.org/
E-mail info@oldrhinebeck.org
Description old flying machines, many still fly on the weekends, rides available in open cockpit plane
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Aviation
Era 1900-1937

 
   

  OH

  Cleveland

  International Women's Air and Space Museum

  Room 165, Burke Lakefront Airport

  1501 N Marginal Road

  Cleveland  OH  44114    

  Phone 216-623-1111

  Web Site www.iwasm.org

  Description  located at Burke Lakefront Airport,

  Type of Resource  Specialty Museum

  Primary Focus  Aviation

  Field of Study/Science Facility  Space

  Group Identity Women

  New or Updated:  6/14/2006

 
  Ohio
Dayton
Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park
22 South Williams Street
MAIL: PO Box 9280 Dayton 45409
Dayton OH 45407
Phone 937 225-7705
Fax 937 225-7706
Web Site www.nps.gov/daav
E-mail daav_resource_management@nps.gov
Description celebrates Orville & Wilbur Wright and Paul Laurence Dunbar in four sites - Wright Cycle Co and Wright Print Shop, Huffman Prairie Flying Field, Wright Brothers Aviation Center, Paul Laurence Dunbar State Memorial
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Aviation
Group Identity African American
 
  Ohio
Dayton
National Aviation Hall of Fame
1 East 5th Street
Dayton OH 45402
Phone 937 256-0944
Web Site www.nationalaviation.org/
Description
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Aviation
Nature of Group or Site Hall of Fame

  OH
 
Dayton
  Wright Brothers Aeroplane Company
 
Dayton  OH
  Phone
  Web Site  http://www.first-to-fly.com/General/about%20us.htm
  E-mail  mailto:1rst2fly@megsinet.net
 
Description  Dayton based organization has online museum, is restoring six aircraft &                         attempting to build physical museum with working airplanes & recreated                         hangar & launching derrick
  
Type of Resource         History Related Organization
  
Primary Focus              Aviation
   Nature of Group or Site
    Online Museum
  
New or Updated:              07/16/2003 

 
  Ohio
Troy
WACO Museum & Aviation Learning Center
PO Box 62
Troy OH 45373
Phone 937 335-9226
Web Site http://www.wacoairmuseum.org/
Description commemorates aircraft manufacturer of of open-cockpit and cabin biplanes and combat gliders. Museum holds documents, photos & models, 1920's style airfield has hanger and holds events, plans for restoration activities
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Aviation
Collection G-M Models
Research or Reading Library
 

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Wright-Patterson AFB
USAF Museum
1100 Spaatz Street
Wright-Patterson AFB 45433
Phone 937 255-3286
Web Site http://www.wpafb.af.mil/museum/
Description Air Force museum run by the Air Force at active base
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
 
Primary Focus: Aviation
Industry Profession Air Force
 
  Ohio
Wright-Patterson AFB
USAF Museum Foundation
PO Box 33624
Wright-Patterson AFB 45433
Phone 937 258-1225
Web Site http://www.afmuseum.com/contact/contact.html
E-mail mailto:friends@afmuseum.com
Description based at and supports USAF Museum, runs IMAX and Morphis virtual aircraft ride
Type of Resource Specialty Museum
Primary Focus: Aviation
Kind of Activity IMAX
 
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