The Wings Aeronautica Museum Store offers a unique and varied selection of gifts, collectibles and educational materials for aviation and aerospace enthusiasts of all ages. T-shirts, polo shirts and hats Patches and pins Note cards and games Books and DVDs Posters Die cast and plastic models Rockets and kits Keychains Stickers and magnets Inflatable toys Educational […]
The Runway of Honor will be located at Lowry beneath the B-52 taking off and flying west. Bordered by runway lights, the Runway of Honor will be comprised of commemorative bricks inscribed with names of Veterans, aviators, family and friends. These bricks will forever link yourself or a loved one to the past and present of Aviation history and our country’s Veterans.
Both Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts can earn their Aviation Merit Badge/Patch through an extensive four hour class. The class will include mapping out a flight plan, flying the plan in our simulators, learning different kinds of engines, careers in aviation, and a guided tour of the Museum. Program Description Wings Over the Rockies has […]
Wings Over the Rockies Needs You!
Think all of our volunteers are a bunch of gearheads? That you won’t fit in unless you know the difference between a Delta Dart and a Thunderflash? Think again! Even if your enthusiasm for aviation surpasses your knowledge, we need you as a volunteer.
At Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum, our mission is “to educate and inspire people of all ages about aviation and aerospace endeavors of the past, present and future.” When you become a Member of Colorado’s Official Air and Space Museum, you join a family dedicated to sharing our local and national aerospace […]
Mission The Wings Over the Rockies Research Library was established to serve researchers and historians around the world. Its qualified all-volunteer staff specializes in providing and locating unique or uncommon materials and sources related to the history of aviation, rocketry and space exploration. Collections Technical and historical perspectives are significantly represented by: Over 10,000 […]
The Museum’s Speakers Bureau is comprised of Wings Members with interesting aviation or aerospace backgrounds who have graciously volunteered their time and talent to speak to charitable, service, community, and civic organizations.
Housed in our historic 150,000 sq. ft., 1930s-era, former Air Force hangar, Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum maintains a collection of over four dozen aircraft and space vehicles. Highlights of the collection include a rare B-18A Bolo, five of the Century-Series fighters, an RF-84K Thunderflash Parasite, an Alexander Eaglerock built in Colorado and […]
The space technology exhibits at Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum include models and displays demonstrating spacecraft and missile technology both historically and in the future. Explore the science of spaceflight with our interactive exhibit and experience the adventure!
The Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum Restoration Department is tasked with preserving many of the collection’s artifacts. Activities range from simple routine cleaning of pieces to undertaking major restoration projects. Although none of the Museum’s artifacts are ever again expected to function as originally intended, it is our goal to reconfigure these precious treasures to as close to original condition as possible for accurate representation.
Our Video section features some of Wings Over the Rockies’ latest events and most popular exhibits from our official Youtube channel and from volunteers and members.
Manufactured by Convair Fighter Late in World War II, German aircraft designers were working with delta-winged aircraft. No delta-winged aircraft became operational, but the design was well advanced by the end of hostilities. Anxious to cash in on the German’s work, the U.S. brought German designers to the U.S. following the war to help design […]