The Florida Air Museum will have Amanda Holly joining our Wings ‘n Waffles speaker series this month! Amanda Holly is a meteorologist for WFLA News Channel 8 in Tampa, FL as well as a NASA Correspondent at Nexstar Media Group, reporting on launches and other space-related events. Join us Saturday, September 9th from 9:00-10:00 AM for chicken, waffles, and a Q&A with Amanda! Members of the Florida Air Museum are […]
The Florida Air Museum is excited to present Winston Scott as our Cookies ‘n Convos speaker of the month! Scott, former NASA astronaut and retired U.S. Navy Captain, was selected by NASA to report to the Johnson Space Center in 1992 where he proceeded to log 24 days, 14 hours, and 34 minutes in space as a mission specialist. Please, join us for cookies and a Q&A session on Thursday, […]
Since the very first Women in Aviation International Girls in Aviation Day in 2015, the annual WAI event has grown every year since its first gathering of 32 events and 3,200 participants.The Aerospace Center for Excellence is proud to partner with our local Women In Aviation – Lakeland Chapter to host this local event for the 2023 Girls in Aviation Day! All are welcome to come: families, industry members, girls, […]
Please join us on Saturday, August 19th for National Aviation Day 2023! Enjoy free admission for the day at the Florida Air Museum, Florida’s “Official Aviation Museum and Education Center.” With an eclectic collection of over 40 aircraft ranging from homebuilt airplanes to Warbirds, aviation enthusiasts are sure to be intrigued. For more info, call 863-904-6833.
The Florida Air Museum is hosting Cookies ‘n Convos – A Kids Speaker Series! On the first Thursday of each month, a new speaker talks briefly about what they do in aviation/aerospace and why they love it. The speaker then leads a Q&A session so that young people and their parents can learn more about each career field especially how to pursue each field as a personal career option! Per […]
Join us the second Saturday of each month from 9:00-10:00 A.M. to enjoy breakfast (chicken and waffles, thus the event name) and hear from aviation professionals, veterans, pilots and more. Members of the Florida Air Museum receive FREE admission to this event. Non-member cost is $10.00 per person at the door, which includes a day pass to tour the Museum when the event is over. For more information or to […]