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The Museum is Open this Weekend but is typically closed during airshow weekends.

  • Saturday 10am to 4pm
  • Sunday noon to 4pm (Closed Easter and December 25)
  • Contact the museum for other hours or to schedule group events.


Check our Blog for current stories and news at:


To view the archive of previous events, click past events.

Recent and Upcoming Events

Contents

December 4th to 7th, 2011 — ICAS

Las Vegas, Nevada

For current information, go to the ICAS web site.

November 12th to 13th, 2011 — Aviation Nation 2011

Las Vegas, Nevada

Visit the official web site for more info.

The Mi-24 is scheduled to appear at this event.

November 4th to 6th, 2011 — Lone Star Red Star

Lancaster, Texas

Formation clinic and Red Star gathering.

  • There are 60 Yaks and CJs within one tank of gas of KLNC.
  • Parachute packing.
  • Wing and Lead clinics and checkrides.
  • Banquet with speaker at the Cold War Air Museum on Saturday night.

For current information, go to our Lone Star Red Star event information page or www.flyredstar.org and click EVENTS.

CWAM has had a number of requests to have a formation clinic for helicopter pilots. We are seeking a leader to head up this effort.

October 22nd, 23rd 2011 — Alliance Airshow

Ft. Worth, Texas

Visit the official web site for more info.

This is a local DFW event but the Cold War Air Museum has not been invited to this show.

October 15th, 16th 2011 — Wings Over Houston Airshow

Houston, Texas

Visit the official web site for more info.

This is a local Texas event but the Cold War Air Museum has not been invited to this show.

October 1st 2011 — Wounded Warrior Project Fly-by

Tyler, Texas

Visit the official web site for more info.

Location 32.118165,-95.298137; US69 & FM2493

The Mi-24 will flyby this event at 1650. 32.118165,-95.298137

October 1st 2011 — Airfest

Georgetown, Texas

Visit the official web site for more info.

The Mi-24 is scheduled to appear at this event.

September 17th — No. 1 British Flying Training School

Terrell, Texas

Fly-in. Mi-24 is scheduled to appear at this event.

September 3rd — DFW CAF Warbirds or Parade

Lancaster, Texas

For more information, click here.

The CWAM MiG23 is scheduled to appear at this event.
The CWAM MiG21 is scheduled to appear at this event.
At least one L29 is scheduled to appear at this event.
At least one L39 is scheduled to appear at this event.
At least one Mi-24 is scheduled to appear at this event.
At least one Mi-2 is scheduled to appear at this event.

August 27th-28th — Defenders of Freedom Airshow

Bellevue, Nebraska

Visit the official web site for more info.

The Mi-24 is scheduled to appear at this event.

August 6th — Twilight Big Iron Photoshoot

Lancaster Airport, Texas at 8:30pm

Engine run of various aircraft to capture jet exhaust in the evening light.

July 23rd — Pre-Twilight Mini-Big Iron Photoshoot

Lancaster Airport, Texas before 8:30pm

Engine run of various aircraft to capture jet exhaust in the evening light.

The morning will include a run of one or two Mi24 Hind Helicopters. Bord #120 is still working off its initial 10 hours and will be stretching out after its 5 hour re torque if all goes well in the preceding week.

If you were not at the Museum, this is what you missed:

  • 11:30 Hind Mi24 #120
  • 12:30 Hind Mi24 #120
  • 14:35 Hind Mi24 #120
  • 15:00 Hind Mi24 #118
  • 15:30 Albetros L39 #107 & #909 (in great form)
  • 18:00 Flogger MiG23 #22
  • 18:20 Hind Mi24 #118

... to all volunteers, thanks for the help. To all that missed... join us next time.


July 9th 2011 — Veterans Event

  Bicentennial Park
  900 E Glendale St
  Crowley, TX
  N 32 34.9186 W 97 20.6443
  32.581977 -97.344072


June 24th 2011 — Lancaster Open House

Lancaster, TX

May 14th 2011 — Airshow

Corsicana, TX

May 6th to 8th 2011 — 25th Anniversary Airshow

Temple, TX Visit the official web site for more info.

April 30th 2011 — Fly-in Air Race

Lancaster, TX

April 9th 2011 — Gainesville Medal of Honor flyover

Gainesville, TX Nanchang CJ-6 scheduled to attend, as in past years.

April 9th 2011 — Bluebonnet Air Show

Burnet, TX Visit the official web site for more info.

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