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12th Annual Golf Tournament Recap

12th Annual Golf Tournament Recap

The AMC Museum Foundation 12th Annual Golf Tournament was held on Friday, June 3, 2016. It was a huge success as our golfers turned out for an afternoon of golf and fun.  As our foundation’s largest fund-raising event, all the proceeds go to help us fulfill the mission of the AMC Museum as an aviation…

2016 Summer Camp

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2016 Summer Camp

Date Morning Afternoon July 11-15 Finished Finished July 25-29 Finished Finished August 8-12 Closed Closed The AMC Museum’s educational summer camp is for children interested in aeronautics and the U.S. Air Force. They will learn the history and science of flight, learn to fly in a simulator, and pre-flight an actual aircraft. They’ll also see…

12th Annual Golf Tournament

Event Date: Friday, 3 June 2016 at 12:00 p.m.
12th Annual Air Mobility Command Museum Golf Tournament

Attention all golfers! The 12th Annual AMC Museum Foundation Golf Tournament Fundraiser will be held on Friday, 3 June 2016, at Jonathan’s Landing Golf Course with the tee-off time at 12:00. It is a “Scramble” format, and you can make up your own foursome. Included in your entry fee is golf, cart, a buffet dinner…

Air Transport Command Exhibit Dedication & Hangar Flying Presentation

Event Date: Saturday, 21 May 2016 at 11:00 a.m.
Air Transport Command Exhibit Dedication

Surviving members and families of the WWII Air Transport Command (ATC) will gather in Dover on May 21st to help dedicate a new exhibit at the Air Mobility Command Museum (AMCM). A direct ancestor of today’s Air Mobility Command (AMC), the Air Transport Command established around-the-world delivery of high priority war materiel and critical personnel,…

14th Annual Collectors Day

Event Date: Saturday, 26 March 2016 at 9:00 a.m.
14th Annual Collectors Day

Whether you collect things yourself or just want to see what others collect, you should come to the AMC Museum on March 26th for our 14th Annual Collectors Day. This free event is open to everyone. You can bring your own collection of sports memorabilia, Beanie Babies, or early American currency.  This family-friendly event may leave…

Hangar Flying: Suiting up for Space

Event Date: Sunday, 31 January 2016 at 2:00 p.m.

Join us for another fascinating Hangar Flying talk with Bill Ayrey from ILC Dover on 31 January 2016, 2 p.m. Bill will talk about the history of the Apollo space program and the development of suits by ILC Dover that allowed the 12 astronauts to walk on the moon. He’ll also cover the current efforts…

2015 Santa Photo Op

Event Date: Saturday, 12 December 2015 at 11:00 a.m.

Again this year, Santa Claus will arrive at the AMC Museum and greet children in the C-5A Galaxy cargo compartment. Santa will be letting his reindeer take some time off this season as he upgrades his delivery system to America’s largest airlifter. Children will be able to have their picture taken with Santa on Saturday,…

2015 Veterans Day

Event Date: Wednesday, 11 November 2015 at 9:50 a.m.
Veterans Day

Join us at the AMC Museum for our 2015 Veterans Day ceremony on November 11th. The museum opens at 9:00 a.m. and seating begins inside at 9:50. The ceremony begins at 11:00, rain or shine, with the posting of the colors. In addition to the Dover AFB Honor Guard and special guest speaker Lieutenant General…

Hangar Flying: The Air Force and Airplane Fundamentals

Event Date: Sunday, 19 July 2015 at 2:00 p.m.
2015 Hangar Flying - Air Force Special Operations History

Join us at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 19th, when Captain J. Travis Doyle will present the latest in the AMC Museum’s continuing series of “Hangar Flying” events with a very special presentation titled, “The Air Force and Airplane Fundamentals.” Captain J. Travis Doyle is a C-5M Super Galaxy pilot at the 9th Airlift Squadron, Dover AFB. He…

2014 Veterans Day

Event Date: Tuesday, 11 November 2014 at 9:00 a.m.
Veterans Day

Join us at the AMC Museum for our 2014 Veterans Day ceremony on November 11th. The museum opens at 9:00 a.m. and seating begins inside at 9:50. The ceremony begins at 11:00, rain or shine, with the posting of the colors. In addition to the Dover AFB Honor Guard and special guest speaker Lieutenant General…

D-Day Paratrooper Joe Morettini Reunites with Museum’s C-47

Event Date: Thursday, 9 July 2015 at 11:00 a.m.
D-Day Paratrooper Joe Morettini Reunites with Museum's C-47

On July 9th, D-Day paratrooper Joe Morettini will visit the AMC Museum to reunite with the C-47 that carried him into combat in WWII. In April earlier this year, his fellow paratrooper Corporal George Shenkle of the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment visited and spoke with enthralled visitors. Joe was not able to travel to Dover…

Thailand-Laos-Cambodia Brotherhood Talk

Event Date: Saturday, 20 June 2015 at 10:00 a.m.
Thailand-Laos-Cambodia Brotherhood Talk

On Saturday, June 20th, members of the Thailand-Laos-Cambodia Brotherhood will visit the museum and talk about their experiences on the campaigns against the Viet Cong and North Vietnamese Army, secretly based in Thailand, Laos, and Cambodia. The members of the TLC Brotherhood will provide briefings in the museum’s theater on the “Alpha Day Strike” from…

11th Annual Golf Tournament Recap

11th Annual Golf Tournament Recap

The AMC Museum Foundation 11th Annual Golf Tournament was held on Friday, June 5, 2015. It was a huge success as our golfers turned out for an afternoon of golf and fun in great weather and a beautifully conditioned golf course. As our foundation’s largest fund-raising event, all the proceeds go to help us fulfill…

11th Annual Golf Tournament

Event Date: Friday, 5 June 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

Read about the 11th Annual Golf Tournament recap! Attention all golfers! The 11th Annual AMC Museum Foundation Golf Tournament Fundraiser will be held on Friday, 5 June 2015, at Jonathan’s Landing Golf Course with the tee-off time at 12:00. It is a “Scramble” format, and you can make up your own foursome. The cost is…

D-Day Paratrooper Reunites with C-47

Event Date: Saturday, 18 April 2015 at 12:00 p.m.

Update: Read the article, “Jumping into History,” about George Shenkle’s visit at the AMC Museum  On 18 April, seventy years since VE Day (WW II Victory in Europe) Corporal George Shenkle of the 508th Parachute Infantry Regiment will be reunited with the C-47 he jumped out of on D-Day, June 6th 1944. The mission of…

Hangar Flying: The Boeing B-17

Event Date: Sunday, 12 April 2015 at 2:00 p.m.

Join us at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 12, when The AMC Museum will present the latest in its continuing series of Hangar Flying events with a very special presentation by Mike Lavelle, noted aviation historian and author. The B-17 Flying Fortress is regarded as one of the Ten Most Famous Aircraft of All Time. Mr….

13th Annual Collectors Day

Event Date: Saturday, 11 April 2015 at 9:00 a.m.

Maybe you collect Matchbox Cars or Wedgwood China; or maybe you just want to come see what hidden treasures other people collect. In either case you should come on out to the AMC Museum on Saturday, April 11, 2015 for our 13th Annual Collector’s Day. This free family friendly event may leave you scratching your…

Santa C-5 Photo Op

Event Date: Saturday, 6 December 2014 at 11:00 a.m.

Again this year, Santa Claus will arrive at the AMC Museum and greet children in the C-5A cargo compartment. Santa will be letting his reindeer take some time off this season as he upgrades his delivery system to America’s largest airlifter. Children will be able to have their picture taken with Santa on Saturday, December…

10th Annual Golf Tournament Recap

10th Annual Golf Tournament Recap

The Air Mobility Command Museum Foundation Fund-Raiser Golf Tournament on Friday, June 20, 2014, was a huge success as many golfers turned out for an afternoon of fun in fantastic weather!