US Air Force Museum, Research and Development Gallery

Here are some photos from the “Research and Development” Gallery at the US Air Force Museum, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton OH. P-59 Airacomet prototype. first American jet fighter. XF-85 Goblin Avrocar XH-26 Jet Jeep YF-12, experimental high-speed interceptor based on the SR-71 spy plane P-75 Eagle, an experimental fighter with jet engines and two … More US Air Force Museum, Research and Development Gallery

US Air Force Museum, Korea/Vietnam Gallery

The US Air Force Museum, at Wright-Patterson AFB in Dayton OH, is ginormous, so i have broken it into sections. Here are some photos from the Korean War and Vietnam War galleries. F-82 Twin Mustang A1 Skyraider P-80 Shooting Star F-84 Thunderjet MiG-15 F-86 Sabre B-52 Stratofortress MiG-17 MiG-21 F-4 Phantom A-7 F-111 Aardvark UH-1 … More US Air Force Museum, Korea/Vietnam Gallery

The Flying Saucers in “Hangar 18”

Those familiar with flying saucer lore will recognize the name “Wright-Patterson Air Force Base”, where the US Air Force Museum is located. Wright-Patterson is the home of the fabled “Hangar 18”, where the United States Government either (according to which conspiracy theory you believe) stores a number of crashed UFOs from outer space, or temporarily … More The Flying Saucers in “Hangar 18”

US Air Force Museum–Presidential Gallery

The US Air Force Museum, at Wright-Patterson AFB in Dayton OH, has a collection of aircraft used by previous Presidents (Air Force One). Here are some photos. The “Sacred Cow”, Franklin Roosevelt’s C-54 The “Independence”, Douglas VC-118 used by President Truman The “Columbine III”,  Lockheed Super Constellation used by President Eisenhower Aero Commander used by … More US Air Force Museum–Presidential Gallery