Hagerstown Aviation Museum Presents
"Open Airplane Afternoon"
- May 6
- June 17*
- August 19
- September 30
- October 21
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Bring the family out to the Hagerstown Regional Airport and climb aboard the Fairchild C-82, C-119 Flying Boxcar and PT-26 Trainer. See exhibits and other museum aircraft such as the 1928 Kreider Reisner KR-31 biplane, 1943 Fairchild PT-19 WWII Trainer and Fairchild 24, all built in Hagerstown, MD. The museum owns twenty historic aircraft, fourteen of which were built in Hagerstown. These historic aircraft are monuments to the men and women who built, flew and maintained these aircraft in times of war and peace.
Step back in time and experience a memorable flight in the museum's 1943 Fairchild PT-19 Primary Trainer! Thousands of allied pilots earned their wings during WWII in this historic aircraft built by Fairchild Aircraft over seventy years ago in Hagerstown, Maryland. By making a $100 donation, you too can experience the thrill of open cockpit flying. The museum plans to have rides available after 1 pm, weather permitting.
FREE admission. Donations welcome. Museum merchandise, toys, books, DVDs, hats, T-shirts for sale.
Event Location: Hagerstown Regional Airport Terminal, 18434 Showalter Rd., Hagers- town MD 21742. Free parking at the airport terminal parking lot. Follow signs. Event gate is located west of the terminal and behind the airport firehouse.
*(JUNE 17 Location: Rider Jet Center, 18421 Henson Blvd. 8am - 4pm)
Wings & Wheels Expo 2018
Saturday, September 8 - 9am to 4pm.
See Military & Civilian Aircraft, Cars, Trucks, Fire Trucks, Military Vehicles, Food and Exhibits! Hagerstown Regional Airport Terminal.
Young Eagle Flights
June 2 - August 4 - October 6 8 a.m. - 1 p.m.
EAA Chapter 36 is hosting Fly-in, Drive-in Breakfasts located at the Hagerstown Regional Airport Firehouse next to main terminal. Young Eagle plane rides, free to ages 8-17, weather permitting.
Hagerstown Aviation Museum Large Aircraft will be open to the public.
All you can eat Breakfast, 8:00 - 11:30 a.m.; Pancakes, Scrambled Eggs, Sausage, Toast, Coffee, Orange Juice. Adults $7, Children 6-12 $4, Under 6 *FREE*
Young Eagle Rides, First Come, First Flown. *Weather Permitting*
Lunch 11:00 am to 1:00 p.m. Hot dogs, Hamburgers, French Fries: A la carte! Free parking at the main terminal, Aircraft parking on apron next to Firehouse.