Special Promotion Now Through Dec. 31, 2014: Show your movie ticket stub from Planes Fire & Rescue at our Giftshop, and get two same priced single admissions for the price of one! Cannot be combined with any other offer, discount or promotion. Click here for details.   2014-2015 Path to Liberty Commemorative Programs Most Programs have flight exhibitions, depending on weather and mechanical issues.* Sponsorship Opportunities Available - call 760-482-1836 for info  Current exhibit: World War II Portrait Journey – portraits by Chris Demarest – ongoing Sat, 1 Nov at 1 PM - America on the Brink: The Coming War in Cyberspace – 1 PM Presentation & Book Signing by James McFarlin America is under assault. In recent months, U.S. banks, the Federal Reserve, major technology firms, the Department of the Defense and Nuclear Security Administration have reported increasing cyber attacks against their computer networks. Noted Author and International Speaker James McFarlin discusses the threat and research he’s done in the development of his recently released cyberspace thriller novel Aftershock. Sat, 8 Nov - PSAM 18th Anniversary Air Fair & Veterans’ Day Celebrations - Doors open at 10 am Unveiling of our F-104 Starfighter – 1 PM Palm Springs Air Museum celebrates its 18th anniversary with a thank you to all who served Our Country. Join us for a day filled with flight exhibitions, musical performances, birthday cake, WW2 re-enactors and children’s activities. Sat, 15 Nov at 1 PM - The Shot Heard ’Round the World: WW1: Why it Still Affects Us 100 Years Later – 1 PM One century later, historian Richard Grosser examines the impact of WW1 on present day geography, politics, and society in general. Find out how life as we know it today was shaped by the events and outcomes of “the Great War”. Sat, 22 - 3rd Annual Props & Hops: Beer Fest: 12 noon to 6 PM – South Hangar & Tarmac The Palm Springs Air Museum hosts our annual Props and Hops CRAFT BEER Festival featuring craft beers from all over the region, local musical acts, food vendors and flight exhibitions. This event grows in popularity every year and is quickly becoming the premier craft beer event in the valley.  $40 includes 8 four-ounce tastes plus event glassware while supplies last.  (admission to full museum requires extra ticket) – MUST SHOW PROOF OF 21 YEARS OF AGE & OLDER. For more information, visit Sat, 29 Nov - A Young Man in the Wild Blue Yonder: A B-25 Pilot in WWII – 1PM Presentation & Book Signing by David Hayward Would he “wash out” of flying school? Would he survive flying 53 combat missions as pilot of a B-25 medium bomber in the China-Burma-India Theater? David Hayward, a pilot in the U.S. Army Air Corps, takes us through his adventures and challenges as a young man serving his country in World War II. Sat, 6 Dec at 1 PM - Pearl Harbor Program: Little Known Role of Japanese Mini-Subs Presentation by Michael Carra Sat, 13 Dec at 1 PM - Santa Claus Fly-In Goody bags for all children Tues Evening, 16 Dec - SPECIAL EVENING OPENING PARTY FOR - SPECIAL EXHIBIT MANZANAR: WARTIME PHOTOS BY ANSEL ADAMS Wine & refreshments Advance Tickets: Members: $15; Non-members $20; Tickets at the door - $25  Sat, 17 Dec Through May: MANAZNAR WARTIME PHOTOGRAPHY EXHIBIT BY ANSEL ADAMS Sat, 20 Dec at 1 PM - Learning on the Job: Naval Aviation in WW1 Sat, 27 Dec at 1 PM - Turning Point in the Pacific: Battle of Midway JAN THROUGH MAY - WW2 PORTRAIT JOURNEY - VISUAL TRIBUTE TO GREATEST GENERATION BY ARTIST CHRIS DEMAREST  Sat, 3 Jan at 1 PM - Air War Vietnam: F-105 Thunderchief Sat, 10 Jan at 1 PM - U-Boat War: Tragedy and Redemption in the North Atlantic, 1939-1945, presentation by Dr. Ed Gordon 17-18 Jan - Meeting of Mentors: T-34 Fly In Sat, 24 Jan at 1 PM - The Cold War: How it Started, How it was Fought, & How it Ended, Or Did It? by Richard Grosser  Sat, 31 Jan at 1 PM - Escape to Reality: Hollywood Directors Go to War, presentation by Kirk Ellis Sat, 7 Feb at 1 PM - 100th Bomb Group Reunion Sat, Fri, 13 Feb – Closed during the day. Fri, 13 Feb at 6 PM - Palm Springs Air Museum Gala Honoring Women in Aviation - 6 PM hosted cocktails, followed by dinner, program and dancing - $350 per ticket; sponsor tables available – call 760-482-1836 Sat, 21 Feb at 1 PM - The Shadow Army: European Resistance During WW2 Fri evening, 27 Feb - P-51 Donors' Recognition Dinner & Tuskegee Tribute  First look at P-51 - CLOSED EVENT FOR DONORS TO THE P-51 RESTORATION - MINIMUM DONATION OF $1,500; Sat, 28 Feb at 1 PM - Beyond the Call of Duty: The Tuskegee Airmen Story Unveiling of our restored P-51 Mustang SPRING - B-29 Fifi Returns! - CAF AIR POWER TOUR - exact dates TBD Sat, 7 Mar - Canada Military Tribute: Canadian Airmen in WW1 Fri, 13 Mar at 1 PM - Warbird Run Ups & Chris Demarest Meet & Greet - wine & cheese; Advance Tickets: Members $15; Non-members $20; At the Door - $25 Sat, 14 Mar at 1 PM - Fireball in the Night: Bombing of Japan 1943 - 1945, presentation by Dr. Ed Gordon Sat, 21 Mar at 1 PM - The Wild Weasel in Desert Storm: The Elimination of Iraq's Air Defenses, presentation & book signing by Lt. Col. Braxton "Brick" Eisel Sat, 28 Mar at 1 PM - Beaufighters in the Night: 417th Night Fighter Squadron USAAF Presentation by Lt. Col. Braxton "Brick" Eisel & Mr. Dan Whitney Fri, 3 Apr evening - Development of the Northrop B-2 Stealth Bomber Wine & refreshments: Advance Tickets: Members $15; Non-members $20; At the door - $25 Sat, 4 Apr at 1 PM - The Unseen War: Allied Air Power & the Takedown of Saddam Hussein, Presentation & Book Signing by Dr. Ben Lambeth Sat. 11 Apr at 1 PM -   Killing Hitler: The Assassination Plots that Failed to Stop a Madman, presentation by Dr. Ed Gordon Sat, 18 Apr at 1 PM - Air War Korea:  F-86 Sabre & Unveiling of our F-86 Sabre, presentation by Blaine Mack Sat, 25 Apr at 1 PM - Age of the Atom: How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, presentation by Richard Grosser Mon, 25 May – 1:00 PM - Annual Memorial Day Flower Drop & Air Fair Bob Hoover Documentary: information & date pending *Programs subject to change   
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