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The New England Air Museum seeks two outgoing individuals to join our Education Department as Museum Educators. Museum Educators play an essential role in providing high quality visitor experiences. Click here to find out about these positions and how to apply.
Added August 26, 2015

Vietnam Era Aircraft Exhibit

The New England Air Museum is proud to announce a summer long exhibit featuring our eighteen Vietnam era aircraft on display in two of our hangars and outdoor exhibition area. The Exhibit includes such iconic aircraft as the UH-1 Huey and AH-1 Cobra, and multi roll fighters like the F-4 Phantom, the A-4 Skyhawk and the F-105 Thunderchief. The exhibit also includes an overview of the war and specifically the war in the air over both North and South Vietnam. New England Air Museum’s
exhibit is part of the Vietnam 50th Commemoration in honor of those who served our nation during this protracted conflict at the height of the Cold War. The exhibit will run through September.
Download a PDF on The War in Vietnam here. © New England Air Museum and not for reproduction.
Download a PDF on the Vietnam Air War here including a list of examples of the aircraft the Museum has on display. © New England Air Museum and not for reproduction.
Added July 9, 2015

Have You Seen This?

Have you seen our new billboard on route I-91? Can you figure out where it is? It is all part of our action packed summer. Come and experience the thrill of flight from pioneering flying machines to supersonic jet fighter and space-age adventure!
See the e-billboard image here
Added July 9, 2015

Air Museum Offers Surplus Engines For Sale

From time to time, the Air Museum's staff identifies artifacts that can be considered surplus as they do not fit in with our future restoration plans. Currently the Museum has some excess aircraft engines for sale. Click here to view what is available. The proceeds from these sales will help to sustain the Museum's current operations including its restoration needs. You can contact the Assistant Museum Director, Debbie Reed by email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or by phone 860-623-3305 X314.

Added May 19, 2015


Douglas DC-3 Restoration Update

Wonder where our Douglas DC-3 has been? It has been taken off display to undergo a complete restoration. Find out about the the restoration team's efforts here. See the 2nd quarter restoration update here.
Updated August 20, 2015

P-51D Racer Restoration Update

The August update on the progress of the P-51D Racer from restoration crew chief, Pete McConnell is now available.

Also,read an article about Anson Johnson's world speed record attempt.

Meet the P-51D restoration crew here.
P-51D Racer
Updated September 3, 2015

Burnelli CBY-3 "Loadmaster" Restoration Update

Burnelli CBY-3
The June, 2015 update on the progress of the Burnelli CBY-3 from restoration crew chief, Harry Newman is now available and can be viewed here.
Updated July 20, 2015

Winter, 2015 Edition of NEAMnews Now Available

The Winter, 2015 edition of NEAMnews, the newsletter of the New England Air Museum, is now available for viewing here. It contains a summary of news and activities from 2014 as well as, a history of the Museum's evolution and much more!
Added March 20, 2015

March, 2015 Super-Fort Newsletter Now Available

The March, 2015 edition of Super-Fort, the newsletter of the 58th Bomb Wing Memorial, is now available for viewing and can be downloaded here.
Added March 20, 2015

4th Annual Flights and Fantasies Quilt Show

The 4th Annual Flights and Fantasies Quilt Show will be held from Monday, September 21 to Sunday, September 27 when you will be able to see a spectacular array of quilts among the Air Museum's collection of aircraft.

Find out more details about the show and how to enter here.
Posted February 20, 2015

What's New In The Library?

New library volunteer Alex Shongut has reorganized the library's entire audio/video collection, and is creating a searchable database index for research use."
Click here for further information on the John Ramsay Research Library.
Posted January 5, 2015

Read our September, 2014 newsletter here!


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