Kick the Tires and Light the Fires at New Lone Star Flight Museum

Kick the Tires and Light the Fires at New Lone Star Flight Museum

This weekend marked the opening of the Lone Star Flight Museum in its new $38 million dollar digs at Ellington Airport, featuring 130,000 square feet of historically significant aircraft, more than 1,500 artifacts and a journey through aviation technology ranging from gliders to space exploration. The world-class facility includes the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame and interactive exhibits including hang-gliding and the Redbird Flight Simulation MX2.

The collection includes the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, North American T-6 Texan, North American B-25 Mitchell, Boeing PT-17 Stearman, Fairchild PT-19 Cornell, Cessna T-41 Mescalero, Douglas SBD Dauntless, Chance Vought F4U-5 Corsair, Grumman F6F Hellcat, Republic P-47 Thunderbolt, Douglas DC-3, Douglas A-1D Skyraider, Douglas A-26B Invader and Bell TAH-1P Cobra. Photos by Abrahán Garza.


This weekend marked the opening of the Lone Star Flight Museum in its new $38 million dollar digs at Ellington Airport, featuring 130,000 square feet of historically significant aircraft, more than 1,500 artifacts and a journey through aviation technology ranging from gliders to space exploration. The world-class facility includes the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame and interactive exhibits including hang-gliding and the Redbird Flight Simulation MX2.

The collection includes the Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, North American T-6 Texan, North American B-25 Mitchell, Boeing PT-17 Stearman, Fairchild PT-19 Cornell, Cessna T-41 Mescalero, Douglas SBD Dauntless, Chance Vought F4U-5 Corsair, Grumman F6F Hellcat, Republic P-47 Thunderbolt, Douglas DC-3, Douglas A-1D Skyraider, Douglas A-26B Invader and Bell TAH-1P Cobra. Photos by Abrahán Garza.
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