Smithsonian launches She Can STEM summer camp

The National Air and Space Museum will launch the “She Can” two-week STEM summer camp this July and August at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, Virginia. The camp is designed for students with an interest in aviation. It seeks to empower young women to succeed in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines, […]

The Museum of Flight to award scholarships

The Museum of Flight‘s Boeing Academy for STEM Learning will award scholarships in flight training and college education for high school age students. College scholarships for up to $29,500 will be awarded annually for four years. Flight training scholarships will be awarded for up to $10,000. “Thanks to the establishment of some new endowments, we […]

Museum raffle to fund Lockheed 12A restoration

The  Spirit of Flight Museum in Erie, Colorado, was recently given a fully restored 1957 Ford Thunderbird, which the museum plans to raffle off to raise funds to restore its Lockheed 12A project. “We are incredibly grateful that a 1957 Thunderbird was gifted to the museum,” said Gordon Page, president of the Spirit of Flight […]

Wings Over Weatherford set for Sept. 30

Wings over Weatherford will take place at the Stafford Air and Space Museum on Sept. 30, 2017. The museum is at the Stafford Airport in Weatherford, Oklahoma. Organizers note that Wings over Weatherford will be one of the first warbird based fly-in events hosted in western Oklahoma. According to organizers, the special event will feature historical […]