The Akron Canton Airport 5k Run, held at MAPS Air Museum, attracted a large crowd and is growing each year. There were over 2,200 people that took part in the event, raising more than 3,949 pounds of food and other financial donations that will go toward over 6,000 meals. Here is the Link to many […]
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 […]
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.
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. 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 […]
We want to thank everyone involved with this years Veterans Celebration. It was one that the attendees will never forget. Watch the Entire Celebration Video made by North Canton Students Lt. Cmdr. Stuart Powrie, a member of the Firestone High School Class of 1966, was remembered at the Veteran Celebration. For more information, please read […]
MAPS Air Museum would like to thank the Collings Foundation, their staff, our visitors, our members, volunteers for another wonderful weekend. Almost 2,000 people came to MAPS over the weekend to see these famous war birds. The B-17, B-24, B-25 and P-51 were as impressive as always and we hope to see them back again […]
This video was created by Jackson High School students to document MAPS Air Museum welcome home for Korean and Vietnam era veterans on October 24, 2015. Watch the Video
Click HERE to go to the video created by Channel 5 news.
I would like to take this time to give you a heartfelt thank you … On October 24th we welcomed home Korean and Vietnam War Veterans in a special event at MAPS Air Museum. This year marks the 65th anniversary of the beginning of the Korean War and the 40th anniversary of the end of […]