MAPS Receives Grant From Akron Community Foundation

MAPS Air Museum received an operational grant from the McAlonan Fund of the Akron Community Foundation. This grant will be designated for our education program in Summit County and will help bring summit county high schools to our US History Program. Last year Green, Manchester, Hoban, Barberton, Cuyahoga Falls, and Norton. This grant fully funded […]

MAPS Receives a Grant From The Timken Foundation

MAPS Air Museum received a grant from The Timken Foundation. This grant will be used for Phase II of the second floor renovation. The foundation was instrumental in Phase I which included the elevator, radiant heat and the storage room. (The OMM Room was funded by the Ward and Joy Timken Foundation) Phase II will […]

MAPS Legacy Award Presented

The MAPS Legacy Award was presented at the Green Freedom Fest on June 24, 2017. It is awarded to MAPS Members who: Had a distinguished military service or have supported our programs that honor our veterans. Have contributed to their community organizations Have lived their lives as role models for our young And have significantly […]

Military Collectors Television Series

  MAPS was pleased to have Mr. Bob Redfern of the Military Collectors Television Series visit the museum on June 20th. Mr. Redfern shown in these pictures along with Mr. Reed Kimball the Education Director here at MAPS, was filming for a feature on the MAPS Air Museum for his show that will air in […]

MAPS Members interviewed for Memorial Day on WHBC

Four MAPS Members; Doug Perry, Don Block, Bob Withee and Kim Kovesci were interviewed on WHBC for a Memorial Day Show hosted by Pam Cook and Joe Palmisano. To listen to the two hour program visit the website, then click on Podcast, then Memorial Day Podcast 2017.   

Jim Mosley is Honored by The City of Green

  Long time resident of The City of Green, Jim Mosley was honored at their 2017 Memorial Day Ceremony. Jim is a WWII veteran, was on the Green Volunteer Fire Department, Green Lion’s Club, Umpire Green Baseball, MAPS Member and 2016 MAPS Legacy Award Winner. Congratulations Jim.

Col. Kimball Speaks At Memorial Day Ceremony

Col. Reed Kimball was the featured speaker at the Memorial Day Ceremony for The Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. Col. Kimball spoke about the true meaning of Memorial Day and what it has evolved into. We want to thank Col. Kimball for taking the time to give this wonderful message. All Americans should hear what he […]

2017 Raffle Winners Announced

Thank you for supporting MAPS Air Museum’s 2017 Raffle. The revenue generated helps our operations during slow times of the year. This year’s results were just short of our all time record of $12,000.  $1,000     1st Place – Ron Dougherty $   500     2nd Place – Dale Messner $   250     3rd Place – […]

Akron Beacon’s Best

Actual Voting Starts Feb 12 – 26 Please help MAPS Air Museum receive a high ranking by voting for us at The Akron Beacon Journal’s Best in Category.  You can vote every day. We will not be sure which categories we are in until the first day.  Thanks for your help. Register and Vote Here