From Webmaster: Member access to the museum is still restricted. From Ken Ramsay: Work continues on the banquet center. The bathrooms are finished and are waiting on the stall partitions. Today the carpet was being laid (2 photos). Ray is installing window sills (photo), and the view from the bar area is great (2 photos). […]
Below is our new addition to the MAPS YouTube channel ~ Museum Aircraft History Series, Republic’s F-84 Thunderstreak (above is our own F-84F):
Military History Program Below you can see, via MAPS Air Museum’s own YouTube channel, a snippet of Jean Gent. She served during WWII with the Royal Air Force:
Here are the results for the 2020 MAPS Raffle: $1,000.00 Milikin, Sarah-Ashley; 1320 Betsy Dr, Charlotte, NC 282112 $500.00 Stahl, Richard; 4724 Preserve Dr NW, Canton, OH 447083 $250.00 Gilbride, Emma; 4488 Regal Dr, Copley, OH 443214 $125.00 Russinko, Dick; 40 Wilson Ave, Riverdale, NJ 74575 $75.00 […]
To clarify the difference between the major military Holidays, if you didn’t already know, the chart below depicts the distinct differences: For more information on all the other military holidays in the U.S., here is a good site.
Hello everyone. I have been thinking about all of our members and pray that you all remain safe. MAPS will remain closed until further notice. We have a skeleton crew to keep the facilities going. We have a request by Family Services from the Ohio National Guard for gas cards. They will be used by the […]
NATIONAL MEDAL OF HONOR DAY ~ March 25th ~ In 1990, the United States Congress designated March 25th of each year as National Medal of Honor Day. Over the decades, 3,525 Medals of Honor have been awarded to 3,506 individuals. The Medal of Honor is the highest military decoration that may be awarded by the […]
Although temporarily closed to the general public, some of the Members were able to get some time in on their projects. From Ken Ramsay: The F-100’s ladder is finished. I put the non-slip material on the rungs which completes the ladder’s restoration (photo). Jim continues to work on the new sliding doors for the restoration […]