Moving Forward after Closing the Gates at MCAS Miramar

Moving Forward after Closing the Gates at MCAS Miramar

March 28, 2021, marked a sad day for all of us as we closed the gates of the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum. After more than 20 years of calling MCAS Miramar our home, we have lost the fight to keep the museum and its priceless collection of Marine Corps aircraft...
Nominations Now Due for Marine Wife Recognition Award

Nominations Now Due for Marine Wife Recognition Award

The Irene Ferguson Marine Wife Recognition Award honors and highlights the resiliency, strength and dedication of women married to active duty Marines as they support our military, communities and nation. In today’s podcast we delve into the purpose of the award...
Save the Museum: Update

Save the Museum: Update

In a previous episodes we announced that the United States Marine Corps (USMC) plans to permanently close the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum on March 31, 2021. In today’s podcast we give you an update on efforts to save the museum. The response from our...
Open Cockpit Days!

Open Cockpit Days!

Come sit in a plane! Weather permitting, several aircraft at the Flying Leatherneck Aviation Museum will be open for visitors of all ages to experience U.S. Marine Corps aviation from a pilot’s perspective. Open Cockpit Days are scheduled for March 13-14 and 20-21...