The Memorandum of Understandings has been signed by all parties so the race to re-establish the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum in Hangar 296 in Great Park, Irvine has begun! Also, view the museums action plan and project timeline.
Winners of the 2021-2022 “Marines in Flight” Student Art Contest have been announced.
Officials from the City of Irvine have signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to move the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum to its new home in Hangar 296 at Great Park.
General Aguilar anticipates that the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) allowing the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum to be established at Great Park, Irvine, CA will be signed by all parties by the end of May. In anticipation of the signing of the document, planning and fundraising for the establishment of the new world class museum preserving and sharing the legacy of Marine aviation is ongoing.
President of the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum, BGen Michael Aguilar, reports that the Advisory Board of the Museum has been touring Hangar 296 with architects and engineers in anticipation that the final Memorandum of Understanding with the Marine Corps lending the MCAS Miramar command museum’s collection to the site will be signed very soon.
President of the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum, BGen Michael Aguilar, provides an update on efforts to save the collection and relocate the museum to Great Park, Irvine, California.
Interview with Museum President, BGen Mike Aguilar, on his Career and Relocating the Historic USMC Aviation Museum
Brigadier General Michael Aguilar, president of the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum, updates Jason Wood and his audience on the status of the move from MCAS Mirarmar to Great Park in Irvine, CA.