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Summer of Flight

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Military Aviation Museum

1341 Princess Anne Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23457

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Come experience the Summer of Flight!

Each week from May through September, the Military Aviation Museum will be showcasing a historical event through a unique tour, lecture and flight demonstration. Hear the roar of the engines as history comes to life, experiencing vintage warbirds just as the heroes of the World Wars had.

Fee: Summer of Flight is included in your general museum admission, free for museum members!

Schedule: Each Summer of Flight event starts at 1pm. Flights, Aircraft and Topics subject to change.

  • May 26th – Dunkirk Evacuation Begins – Featuring Supermarine Spitfire

  • June 2nd – Battle of Midway – Featuring Grumman Wildcat & PBY Catalina (taxi only)*

  • June 9th – D-Day Invasion – Featuring North American P-51 Mustang

  • June 16th – Flying Proms Symphony Air Show – No Summer of Flight Event

  • June 23rd – Operation Barbarossa – Featuring Junkers JU-52

  • June 30th – End of the Fokker Scourge – Featuring Sopwith 1½ Strutter

  • July 7th – The Fokker Scourge Begins – Fokker Eindecker

  • July 14th – Invasion of Sicily Begins – Curtiss P-40

  • July 21st – Exhibit Opening – Snoopy & The Red Baron – Featuring Fokker DR1

  • July 28th – The World’s First Operational Jet – Featuring Messerschmidt ME-262 (flyover only)

  • August 4th – Talking Planes & First Communications – Featuring Curtiss Jenny JN-4

  • August 11 – Invasion of Guadal Canal – Featuring Grumman Wildcat

  • August 18th – Battle of Stalingrad Begins – Featuring Fockewulf Fw 190

  • August 25th – The First Air Races – Featuring Bleriot 12

  • September 1st – Japan Surrenders – Featuring Goodyear FG-1D Corsair

  • September 8th - The Flying Jeep – Featuring Stinson L-5 Sentinel

  • September 15th – Battle of Britain Day – Hawker Hurricane and Messerschmitt bf109

  • September 22nd – To Be Announced

  • September 29th – To Be Announced

*Due to inclement weather, our Summer of Flight: Battle of Midway Event, featuring the Grumman Wildcat & PBY Catalina (taxi only), will be rescheduled to a later date. We will announce this date as soon as it is confirmed.

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Military Aviation Museum

1341 Princess Anne Road

Virginia Beach, VA 23457

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